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General background sources


Use the sources to find background information on your research topic, or reference information. These are also great resources to use if you're trying to select a research topic. These databases all provide credible information, however they are not scholarly journal articles. For scholarly articles try the sources listed in the box to the right.

 

Featured resource - RMA Annual Statement Studies

RMA Annual Statement Studies

The RMA Annual Statement Studies are the industry standard for comparison financial data. Material contained in today’s Annual Statement Studies was first published in the March 1919 issue of the Federal Reserve Bulletin.

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Finance reference

Reference sources in finance and business.

NOTE: AUD = Chicago campus; SCH = Schaumburg campus

Ebooks may be accessed from off campus by entereing your RU ID number (23311 + your 9 digit personal ID number)

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Encyclopedia of Finance - Alice C. Lee (Editor); Cheng-Few Lee (Editor)
Call Number: HG151 .E625 2005eb
ISBN: 9780387263366
Publication Date: 2008-01-22
available as an ebook

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A Dictionary of Finance and Banking - Jonathan Law (Editor); John Smullen (Editor)
Call Number: SCH REF. HG151 .D54 2008
ISBN: 9780199229741
Publication Date: 2008-08-11

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Business rankings annual
Call Number: e-book
Provides "top ten" rankings of companies, products, services, and business-related activities compiled from a variety of published sources.

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Manufacturing & distribution U.S.A: industry analyses, statistics and leading companies - Arsen J. Darnay
Call Number: e-book
Presents statistics on numerous NAICS classifications in the manufacturing, wholesaling and retail industries. Compiled from the most recent government publications.

Financial/Industry ratios

  • Key Business Ratios
    D&B Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios lets researchers examine 14 ratios (industry benchmarks), for both public and private U.S. companies, sorted into 800 SIC-coded lines of business. This resource will allow users to export data and create comparative reports.
  • RMA Annual Statement Studies
    The RMA Annual Statement Studies are the industry standard for comparison financial data. Material contained in today’s Annual Statement Studies was first published in the March 1919 issue of the Federal Reserve Bulletin.
 

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To access library resources from off-campus you need your Library ID: 

23311+ your 9 digit personal ID number

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