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Research Guides

Market Research

Use this research guide to assist you in conducting market and company research. Library database resources such as Business Source Premier, Nexis Uni, and Data-Planet Statistical Datasets are featured.


Use HamCAT to discover resources across the different publication formats and library platforms.


Books or Articles



news and summaries 
​of research

Business Week    



scholarly research

Journal of 
          Advertising Research                



news, trends,
key people in the field




news and trends
in the industry

Dairy Industries 


Use the HamCAT Filters and Scopes to narrow your results. 

Print books: 

      Most Hamline Bush Library circulating books will be found on the third floor.

      Locate with the call number found below the title. Example:

Available at Hamline Bush Library Main Book Collection, 3rd Floor (HF1416 .C367 2000)


      Print books may also be requested from one of the MnPALS consortium libraries.

      The availabilty link will have a location other than "Hamline Bush Library" Example:

 Available at  St.. Thomas Keffer Library Main Collection (HF5387 .B6 2017)


For information about loan periods and more, check out the Circulation Policies page.


Due to vendor purchase/subscription agreements access rights for ebooks are granted only to students at their attending institution.

  • Enter your search terms in above search box. 
  • In the search results screen, look to the left and select the following:
    • "Books"
    • "Full Text Online"
  •  Under the title, click on the text: "Full text available"
  • Use the desktop viewer provided by the vendor to navigate and view the ebook.