Answered By: Cynthia Churchwell
Last Updated: Mar 09, 2017     Views: 2016

Choose an article database to search using our comparison chart:

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News Trade Articles Academic Articles Comments
  • Best for management and scholarly literature.
  • Some articles may include charts/images.
  • Includes alert service.
Academic Search Premier    
  • Best for interdisciplinary scholarly literature.
  • Some articles may include charts/images
Business Source Complete  
  • Similar to ABI/Inform; each has journals the other does not.
  • Full-text of Harvard Business Review.
  • Company, industry, and region reports.
  • Some articles may include charts/images.
  • Best for current events and news.
  • Best for recent Wall Street Journal.
  • Best for recent New York Times.
  • Journals, trade publications, newspapers, newswires, and transcripts.
  • Includes content in 22 languages.
Google Scholar    
  • This link provides the FindIt@Harvard button.
  • Best for older research.
  • Classic academic journals.
  • 100% full-text; all charts and images included.
LexisNexis Academic
  • Best for legal and government sources. No images.
  • Journals, newspapers, newswires, and transcripts.
  • Legal reports from federal and state courts, federal laws and regulations, and other government information.
Web of Science    
  • Good for interdisciplinary research.