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Access requires an active UCInetID and password.

Authorized Affiliates are users with an active UCInetID and password, i.e. current UCI students, faculty, and staff.


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How To Navigate This Guide



The links under the RESOURCES menu connect to UCI's business resources, grouped by type.

The links under the TOPICS menu connect to the best (the most relevant) resources for that topic.  

  • Want the Wall Street Journal?  Visit the News tab.
  • Want to read an eBook?  Visit the eBooks tab. 
  • Want info on consumers?  Look under the Marketing or People topics.
  • Popular Topics at UCI covers things like Healthcare, IT, and Real Estate. 


Umm, what?

Business research can be intimidating!  There's tons of resources and jargon, so look for these helpful pointers on this guide:

  • Explainer tabs (like this one) explain the scary jargon and sometimes offer research advice too.  
  • Learn this search! <  These link to cheat-sheet screenshots that show you how to navigate in a resource for specific info.  

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The UCI Libraries are here to help current UCI Affiliates* succeed in the academic year with amazing
free resources to enable your procrastination research:  

  • Meme of Oprah saying everyone gets free stuffPremium Newspapers
    Need the latest news ASAP, including on your mobile device? We have these premium subscriptions:
    • Wall Street Journal
    • New York Times
    • Financial Times
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