Beyond Google: Companies, Industries and Research using the Library
Access the Business Subject Guide at the library homepage: www.library.queensu.ca or by clicking Library
under Queen's Resources in the Commerce Portal.
Stay Current: Key information appears every day in the business press. Reading a daily business publication
will make you familiar with the vocabulary of business and keep you up to date on what's happening. These
titles are available at the Library both electronically and in print.
The Globe and Mail: Report on Business
Financial Post in the National Post
The Wall Street Journal
And see the Newspapers guide http://library.queensu.ca/research/guide/news-resources
Research a Company
Company website: Shows how the company chooses to present itself new products, marketing to certain
segments, highlighting its environmental record, etc.
If the company is public, find key financial reports like the annual report or 10k under headings such as
"Investor Relations" or "Our Company".
Key Company Databases
Factiva: Located under the "Companies" link of the Business Subject Guide.