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BUS ADM 334: Logistics Management

About this guide

This guide will help you find resources and information for your assignments in BUS ADM 334: Logistics Management. Use the navigation menu to choose the kind of information you need. On each page you will find useful sources that will help you meet the requirements of the assignment.

If you need help with library search tools and resources, just click on the Research Help tab. For other questions about your assignment, consult with your professor.

Use Google to find company websites

Find your company's official website and examine it for information related to the company's operation, strategy and vision.

Google Web Search

Pages to look for on the company website:


  • Annual report
  • Mission/vision page
  • About Us page
  • Company history

Find company reports in these databases

Click on the More link near the top of the Business Source Complete search page, then click Company Profiles and type in the name of the company. MarketLine reports found here.

Navigate to the Advanced Search page. Click on Company Reports in the left sidebar. Enter the name of the company in the search box and click the Search button. Choose a report from the results list. Click on Full Text - PDF to view the full report. This database contains Hoover's Company Profiles (Report provided by: Mergent) and more.

From the Westlaw homepage, click Company Investigator and enter the name of the company. After selecting the correct company from the results list, click over to the Reports tab. This database is most useful for official documents such as SEC filings or court cases.

 

One Business (ProQuest) Company Reports

 

  1. If you are not already there, navigate to the Advanced Search page by clicking the more options button in the top left corner.
  2. Click on Company Reports in the left sidebar and enter your company name in the search box.
  3. In order to find the most recent reports, you may want to set a Publication Date limiter.
     
  4. OPTIONAL: If you are looking for something specific, you can use the checkboxes at the bottom of the page. For example, your professor may have recommended Hoover's Company Profiles, which are provided by the well-known company Mergent. Or you may know that you need a report that includes a SWOT analysis.
  5. Click on Abstract/Details for a brief summary of the report, or on Full text - PDF to read the whole thing.