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This Business Guide was created to support research in business.

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Browse Journals

BrowZine™ @ Alkek Library!

A browsable newsstand of the library's top journals. Easily find, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals directly from your iPad. BrowZine is now available from your library.

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Keyword Searching

AND

"Green energy" and economics results with both terms appearing anywhere in the document. The quotes around "green energy" searches for the phrase "green energy" instead of individual words.

Real-life use: REFINES your search. You'd do this search to get green energy articles that concentrate more on the economic side of green energy, for example.

NOT

Rejects articles that contain a word or phrase. Example: You're interested in animals but NOT birds.

Real-life use: REFINES a search. For a topic with many subcategories, takes out what you don't want.

OR

Green energy or solar. Gets articles with either "green energy" or solar.

Real-life use: EXPANDS your search. For example, when your topic is called a couple of different things.

Tip: Use advanced searching techniques like the parentheses here: (baseball or football) and (advertising or marketing)

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Interlibrary Loan

COVID-19 Update: The Interlibrary Loan unit at Texas State has resumed normal operations. However, due to many libraries still being closed and not lending physical items, it may be difficult or slower than usual to obtain some items. Please be patient!