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GEB 2860: Business Administration Capstone; Professor Wagner: Home

Contacting Your Librarian

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Kristin Soederlind
Contact:
Polk State College - Winter Haven Campus Library
999 Avenue H N.E.
Winter Haven, FL 33881
WLR - 347
863.292.3669, x5316

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Video Chat with a Librarian

Enroll in the Polk Virtual Library in Canvas to access the video chat service:

https://canvas.polk.edu/enroll/77K436

Contacting Your Instructor

Professor: Matina Wagner

mwagner@polk.edu 

Recommended Databases & How to Access Them

Accessing Polk State College's Library Databases: 

Image (gif) of login screen

  • Visit the libraries’ website www.Polk.edu/Library 
  • In the middle of the screen, select Articles/Databases  
  • The Borrower ID is your student ID (A12345678)  
  • The PIN is the last four numbers of your student ID (5678)

TIP: Sort databases by Subject to list the Business related databases together.

 

 

 

Recommended Databases for this assignment: 

Business Insights: Essentials

Citing your article:

  • For MOST items in this database (Company Chronology, SWOT Reports, Investment Reports, etc...) - No Citation generator
  • There ARE citations for many of the Academic Journals...
    • Select the citation tool (image of spiral notebook) in the upper right corner
    • Select APA
    • Download
    • Copy and paste (Merge Formatting) into Word document for References page.
    • VERIFY for accuracy (use citation generators as a starting point).

Business Source Complete (EBSCO)

Citing your article:

  • Find an article and open.
  • Click on “Cite” button on right side of screen.
  • Highlight APA citation.
  • Copy and paste (Merge Formatting) into Word document for References page.
  • VERIFY for accuracy (use citation generators as a starting point).

Business (Gale OneFile)

Citing your article:

  • Find an article and open.
  • Click on “Cite” button at top of screen.
  • Select APA 6th Edition link at top of popup citation box.
  • Highlight APA citation.
  • Copy and paste (Merge Formatting) into Word document for References page.
  • VERIFY for accuracy (use citation generators as a starting point).

Additional Databases that Might be Useful:

  • Global Road Warrior (World Trade Press) - Background information about countries and culture
  • Global Issues (Gale in Context) - Offers a global perspective on issues of international importance
  • Access World News Research Collection (NewsBank) - Newspaper articles from papers around the globe
  • Mergent Intellect (Mergent) - features a deep collection of worldwide business information that enables companies to generate insightful business intelligence; access to private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, the ability to access industry profiles and much more

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