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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. (If you get an error message when trying to connect to Hoover’s, please try an incognito window.)

News Stories

D&B Hoovers Academic Pro

  • Includes business news. (If you get an error message when trying to connect to Hoover’s, please try an incognito window.)

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 on Consumers


  • A global data and business intelligence platform with an extensive collection of statistics, reports, and insights on over 80,000 topics from 22,500 sources in 170 industries.

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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