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BCOM 3950 - Business Communication and Professional Development: Research Resources

Types of information

Information sources for business come in a variety of types. Some of the most common types you will use include:

  • Newspapers
  • Trade publications
  • Magazines
  • Scholarly journals

Atlanta Business Chronicle's Book of Lists

Online Atlanta Business Chronicle newspaper and Book of Lists

is accessible through GSU internet on campus.

When off-campus, access it through the GSU VPN.  Here are the instructions to download the GSU VPN into your personal computers.

Note: Once logged in, you can follow a link to the Book of Lists. Robinson College of Business' license is for up to 70 users on the site at a time.  If you receive a message that all subscriptions are currently being used when you login, please check back later.

Article Resources

While the library has some journals, magazines & trade publications in print on the first floor of Library North, far more are available through the databases that are available. A selection of some places to start with research:

Books in the Georgia State University Library

The Library has a number of books focused on communication in business. Some of these items are listed below. To find others, check the items close to these on the library shelves, or try searching for some of these terms:

  • Interpersonal communication
  • Business communication
  • Business etiquette
  • Intercultural communication
  • Business presentations

Sample Resources