Communications


Databases

* = MSL/UMS-funded
M = Mobile Site

ABI/INFORM Complete
Most scholarly and comprehensive way to explore and understand business research topics. Search nearly 3000 worldwide business periodicals for in-depth coverage of business and economic conditions, management techniques, theory, and practice of business, advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, and more. Expanded international coverage. Fast access to information on 60,000 + companies with business and executive profiles. Now includes The Wall Street Journal.

ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry
Search more than 1200 business periodicals and newsletters with a trade or industry focus. Provides users with the latest industry news, product and competitive information, marketing trends, and a wide variety of other topics. Contains publications on every major industry, including finance, insurance, transportation, construction, and many more.

Academic Search Complete
Provides full text for nearly 7,100 scholarly publications of which 6,000 are peer reviewed. Covers the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education, more, 1990 on. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*, M)

Business Insights: Essentials
Research and analyze companies and industries around the world. Featuring the content you need to explore a global business landscape:

  •   extensive reference content from Gale's core business collection
  •   easy-to-use company fundamentals and investment research reports
  •   industry rankings, profiles, market share data, company histories, and more

Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*)

Business Source Complete
Full text for nearly 9,500 journals covering business, management, economics, finance, banking, accounting, and more. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*, M)

CQ Researcher
Web access to the CQ Researcher. The CQ Researcher covers current and controversial issues with complete summaries, insight into all sides of the issues, bibliographies and more.

Global Issues in Context
Global Issues in Context offers global perspectives on issues of international importance and current world events and topics in the news related to these issues.

Maine Newsstand
Full-text coverage of Maine newspapers including the Bangor Daily News and Portland Press Herald, plus selected coverage of other regional sources. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*)

New York Times
Full text of the national newspaper of record for the last three years. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*)

PressDisplay
PressDisplay provides online access to today's newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. The ever-expanding collection currently includes over 250 titles. Titles boast a 60 day backfile, and include articles as well as other key content, such as advertisements, classifieds, and notices. Users can take advantage of the keyword searching capability within each issue or simply browse through the pages of their favorite title.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is a multidisciplinary database with over 11,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more. 

ProQuest Newsstand
Full text of more than 500 U.S. and international news sources. Includes The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*)

PsycInfo
This database contains more than 3 million records devoted to peer-reviewed literature in the behavioral sciences and mental health. Journal articles, chapters, books, dissertations, and reports on psychology and related fields from 1887 on are included, some in full-text articles. (M)

Regional Business News
A collection of news information from all over the world. Information provided by these sources covers business, political, economic and other diverse, international news events. This resource contains the most recent 30 days of information from each of these wire sources. Several hundred articles are added to Regional Business News database each day. Funding provided by Maine State Library and University of Maine System. (*, M)

SocINDEX
Bibliographic coverage of research in sociology and related disciplines from an international selection of over 2,600 journals and other publications. Records added after 1974 contain abstracts. (M)

Scopus
Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly-linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place. (M)


Catalogs

The following is a listing of selected subject headings relating to communications. Each is a live link directly into the UNE Libraries catalog.

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If you need a book that is not available through the UNE Libraries catalog, you can request it through MaineCat or ILLiad: Interlibrary Loan.


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