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ADV 350 (Hitchon)

Company and Product Information and News

ProQuest One Business

  • Provides access to a mixture of practical and theoretical business content including company, industry, and country reports, scholarly journals and ebooks, videos, dissertations, newspapers, and more.

Advertising Age

  • Includes information specific to the advertising industry.

Business Source Ultimate

  • Features resources concerning business trends and development

D&B Hoovers Academic Pro

  • Database of business information.

Mergent Online

  • Contains U.S. company data covering 10,000 public companies and annual reports. Also contains international company data and international annual reports.

News Stories

New York Times

  • Provides recent business news.

Nexis Uni

  • Provides the most recent news and business stories.

Wall Street Journal

  • Provides recent business news and information on companies, products, consumers, and trends.

Info/Bio Info on Journalists

Wall Street Journal

New York Times

D&B Hoovers

  • The news stories provide the names of the journalists and in most cases, you can click on the name and it connects you to information about the journalists.

Press Releases

Business Wire


  • Google: “company name” and “press releases”

Online Style Guides

APA Style Guide

Citing Online Advertising & Business Sources in APA

  • LibGuide containing APA citation guidelines and examples for citing advertising and business sources.

Citation Generator

  • Please remember to double check your citations against a style guide. Citation generators are a good starting point, but they do make errors.

In-text Citations


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