Hogeschool van Amsterdam

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Searching in Business Source Ultimate + Proquest Level 1 | for AUAS lecturers and researchers

Level 1

Workshop

In this two-part workshop, you will learn how to perform targeted and effective searches in Business Source Ultimate and Proquest Business Collection: two databases with a wealth of information. In addition to a large number of (scientific) journals, these databases also contain company information, country information, industry profiles, market analyses, financial information and business trends.

laptop with business intel

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Target audience

AUAS lecturers and researchers.

About this workshop

In this two-part workshop, you will learn how to perform targeted and effective searches in Business Source Ultimate and Proquest Business Collection: two databases with a wealth of information. In addition to a large number of (scientific) journals, these databases also contain company information, country information, industry profiles, market analyses, financial information and business trends.

After successful completion of this portion of the workshop, you will:

  • Know what information you can find in the databases;
  • Be able to perform effective searches in these sources using boolean operators (AND/OR/NOT), the various filter options and search fields.

During this workshop, participants will be given a demonstration and then actively search for information on their own.

Number of participants

Minimum of 4 participants, maximum of 20.

Costs

The workshops are free of charge.

Location

Online training via MS Teams.

Published by  HvA Library 12 April 2021

Date

Start date 27 May

Time

10:00 - 11:00