Business Resources

General Orientation to Business Library Databases and Library Catalog

Specific Research Guides for Business Research

APA Writing Style

APA Paper Template for Word 2007/2010/2014: A template is provided for any paper you write. It provides a title page, first page of the body of the paper and the References page. Click on the content or highlight it and type in your own content, using the margins, capitalization, etc., given by the template. Download now.

APA 6e Guide: The APA 6e Guide is provided as a supplement to the 6th ed. Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. The Guide is provided as a PDF document that can be downloaded here. An overview of the APA 6e Guide and how to navigate to it through the OCLS web site is available. Learn more.

Title Page and Running Head in APA: Word processing the APA document can be a challenge if you do not understand some of the less used functions of Word. This short video explains how to create the title page and the running head per APA. Learn more.

References and In Text Citations: Creating the References and in text citations in APA can be easily managed by using the functionality of Word. This video also gives some basic tips for how to cite in text. Learn more.

OCLS Services and Library Databases

Boolean Searching: Understanding how Boolean searching works enables you to find appropriate articles in the library databases and the library catalog. Learn more.

Using OCLS to Find Leadership Resources (Emerald & Business Source Complete): This short video will introduce you to searching in Emerald and Business Source Complete databases to find leadership topics. Learn more.

Using OCLS to Find Leadership Resources (ABI/INFORM Complete): This short video will introduce you to searching ABI/INFORM Complete to find leadership topics. Learn more.

Scholarly/Peer-Reviewed Articles vs. Popular Articles: Understanding the differences between these kinds of articles will help you to use the right resources for research. Learn more.

Digesting A Scholarly Research-based Article: Quick overview and tips for how to read a research article to pull out its main concepts. Learn more.

IWU Databases

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