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Business Research: Business Source Complete

Why Use This Database?


Company Profile:

  • MarketLine SWOT Reports

  • Market Research Analysis

  • Investment Analysis

News Articles:

  • Current News

  • Journal Articles

  • Case Studies

BSC Help Sheets

Check out these sites for tip sheets and tutorials for Business Source Complete.

Printing and Emailing

You can print, save or email documents using the Tools in the Tool box.

The database will even create citations in MLA or APA format.

Business Source Complete: Finding Company Information

Business Source Complete is a great source for articles about a company or a company profile. 

The basic and advanced search boxes allow you to narrow your focus to find relevant articles.

The Company Profiles link will lead you to Datamonitor reports. ( See below.)

Here are some screenshots to show you how to use the database.

The link to the database is at the bottom of this box.


When you do a regular search, the database will retrieve fulltext, relevant articles in html or pdf format such as this.

A PDF article will look just like the scanned image of the article in the actual magazine or newspaper.Click on the link to open.

 Click on the Detailed Record link to locate the Tool Box. See th box on the left for more instructions on printing!

MarketLine Reports

From the Company Profiles link, enter the name of your target company.

Select the correct company to view the report.

It will  include a complete analysis of a company.

This link will take you to the list of company profiles in Business Source Complete. Company Profiles