Have your checked out the Emerald database yet?Posted: March 20, 2013
Some key points about the Emerald database from our Business Librarian Legend Colette Smith-Strong
This is always one of the top academic databases for Business students, and very useful for all researchers in the social sciences. Griffith Library subscribes to most of the Emerald journals listed on the website, and full text is available to print or download for those subscribed titles.
Emerald Full Text – This key Business database contains article abstracts, full text journals and annual e-books published by MCB University Press. The focus of the subject coverage is UK and international management research, while also covering a range of other disciplinary areas, e.g.in library science. Major subject areas of interest include:
- Accounting and Finance
- Management (all subtopics)
- Human Resources Management
- Information and Knowledge Management
- International Business (including Asian management)
- Marketing (all topics)
- Operations and Logistics Management
- Performance Management and Measurement
- Tourism and Hospitality
The complete database can be subject searched. Users can search across all products, including book series and electronic journals. Users can also access Tables of Contents for journal issues, as well as set up automatic alerts for saved search results. All titles in this service are peer-reviewed, so preferable for citing in academic essays. Research book series include such important annual publication titles as ‘Research in Consumer Behavior’, ‘Advances in Strategic Management’ and ‘Research in Finance’. Hundreds of scholarly journals are also published in full text, including such titles as ‘European Journal of Marketing’, ‘Journal of Business Strategy’, and ‘Accounting Auditing & Accountability Journal’.