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MBA 5613 - Special Topics in Business Administration

Resources for a project on the Export Feasibility Analysis of a Consumer Item to a Foreign Country:

Journal/Magazine/Newspaper Article Databases

ABI/Inform (Periodical articles - many in full text)
Business Abstracts with Full Text (Periodical articles - many in full text)
Business Source Premier (Periodical articles - many in full text)
NewsBank (Full text U.S. and international newspapers)

Serials Solutions

To find out if a particular journal, magazine or newspaper is covered in full text on a library database, search the title of the publication (not article title) in Serials Solutions.

If a particular book or article is not owned by the NSU Library in print or electronic format, it can be requested free of charge through interlibrary loan.

U.S. and International Company Information

ABNLookup (Public companies in Australia)
Companies House (U.K.)
Hoover's (Company and industry information)
Mergent (U.S. public and private companies, and international companies)
NetAdvantage (U.S. companies)
ReferenceUSA (U.S. companies and local businesses)
ThomasNet (U.S. companies, products and suppliers)
Thomson One Banker (U.S. companies / works best with Explorer)

Oklahoma Trade Information

Export Data - USA: Oklahoma
International Trade Offices (Oklahoma Dept. of Commerce)
U.S. Export Assistance: Oklahoma

Country Information

CIA World Factbook (General information on the countries of the world)
Currencies of the World
Foreign Exchange Rates (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)
Global Road Warrior (Detailed information on the countries of the world)
OANDA Currency Converter
X-Rates (Exchange Rates)
XE Currency Converter

Statistics

Export.gov (U.S. import and export statistics)
GeoHive (Global population and economic data)
International Statistical Agencies (U.S. Census Bureau)
International Trade Administration (U.S. Dept. of Commerce)
International Trade and Market Access Data (World Trade Organization)
NTDB Global Trade Directory/StatUSA (Companies, products and services)
Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (Standard general resource for U.S. and related international statistics)
Survey of Current Business
U.S. Census Bureau Foreign Trade
World Bank: Open Data

Industry and Service Classification Codes

NAICS - North American Industry Classification System (2002 and 2007 versions)
Standard Industrial Classification Search (1987 edition)

Print Resources in Reference (John Vaughan Library)

  • Brands and Their Companies (Ref. T 223 .V4A25)
  • Community Sourcebook of Zip Code Demographics (Ref. HA 203 .S66)
  • Countries and Their Cultures (Ref. GN 307 .C68)
  • CulturGrams (Ref. GT 150 .C85)
  • Demographics USA: County Edition (Ref. HF 5415.1 .S8)
  • Encyclopedia of Cultural Anthropology(Ref. GN 307 .E52)
  • Encyclopedia of the Peoples of the World (Ref. GN 495.4 .E53)
  • Encyclopedia of World Cultures (Ref. GN 307 .E53)
  • Europa World Year Book (Ref. JN 1 .E85)
  • Exporters' Encyclopedia (Ref. HF 3011 .E9)
  • Hoover's Handbook of Private Companies (Ref. HG 4057 .A28616)
  • Hoover's MasterList of Major International Companies (Ref. HD 62.4 .H66)
  • International Directory of Company Histories (Ref. HD 2721 .D36)
  • Lifestyle Market Analyst (Ref. HF 5415.33 .U6L54)
  • Market Share Reporter (Ref. HF 5410 .M37)
  • Understanding Global Cultures (Ref. GN 345.7 .G36)


  • Gary Cheatham

  • Master of Business Administration
  • College of Business and Technology

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      Last Updated: 05/13/2014