The following are suggestions for links to sites outside Alliant. We are not responsible for the content. Not all links may offer free access.
See Information Systems/ IST.
American Accounting Association
Links and Associations
Links to accounting, economics, electronic publications, and professional associations.
Amortization Schedule Calculator.
Tax and Accounting Sites Directory
Web-based accounting and tax resources on topics from tax forms, law, and international tax to financial reporting, auditing, and certification. Some links require registration.
Finance Directory: Finance and Investment > Accounting and Auditing
Directory of accounting sites maintained by Yahoo!
Search engine and directory. Covers accounting, the environment, food and beverage, government and trade, human resources, management, small business, and transportation.
Annotated list of company and industry, investment and stock market, general business, and news and economy sites. From the NW Missouri State University library.
Links to business, international, and online television news, business magazines, newsfeeds, lists of Fortune 500, financial markets, SEC, government agencies, statistics, market news, banking and finance, company research, international business, and investing. May have to register or pay for some sites.
Harvard Business School Case Studies
Harvard Business Publishing makes a great deal of money selling these for business school course packs and will not make them available to libraries. You can, however, order them directly from HBS, around $6.50 each.
See also: Statistics
A thousand links to socioeconomic data sources. Covers regional economic data. Can browse by ten subject areas, including demographics, income, quality of life, output and trade, industry sectors, or by provider of the information (census, state and local, etc.). Has a list of top ten sites.
Resources for Economists on the
List of links selected by the American Economic Association. Has links to data, dictionaries and encyclopedias, jobs, organizations, and single subject sites covering microeconomics, macroeconomics, international economics, etc.
Directory of economic sites by Yahoo!, covering economic policies, environmental economics, global economy, journals (not all fulltext), organizations, statistics, and more web directories.
Finance Directory: Finance and Investment
Directory from Yahoo! that covers accounting, banking, financial planning, financing, futures and options, quotes, socially responsible investing, statistics. Some sites are not free. Sites grouped by subject, popularity, or alphabetical.
Directory of sites covering food and beverage, franchising, restaurants, sales and marketing, suppliers, and more. Also covers news, technology, trends, and trade shows.
Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management/ HRT
See above and Tourism Management
International Chamber of Commerce
Has news, some papers, and links.
American Marketing Association
Has best practices, articles, marketing tools, job information. Some information requires registration or membership.
KnowThis.com: Marketing Virtual Library
Covers advertising, international marketing issues, internet marketing, market research, promotion, and selling. Also includes publication links, but not all go to fulltext articles.
Search Directory: Marketing and Advertising Industry Information
Has categories for companies, law, news, organizations, advertising, commercials, web advertising.
Computer Networking> Local and Wide Area Networks
Covers hardware, software, ethernet, and wireless.
Computer Networking> Network Management
Covers services, software, and telecommunications.
World Wide Web
Virtual Library: Sustainable Development
Long list of sites covering sustainable development, organizations, projects and activities, events, news groups and listservs, documents, electronic journals and databases, and a list of related WWW Virtual Library sites.
and Economics Mathematics Tools
At the Mathtools site. Calculators, analysis tools, and spreadsheets, etc.
Filings & Forms (EDGAR)
The SEC requires all public companies (except foreign companies and companies with less than $10 million in assets and 500 shareholders) to file.
to Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERWEB)
"The Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBERs) were created under the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act of 1988 (U.S.) to increase and promote the nation's capacity for international understanding and economic enterprise. There are 30+ centers located at colleges and universities across the United States, including San Diego State U. and UCLA. CiberWeb has links to the entire network of affiliated libraries. Includes research reports, simulations, information about grants and awards programs, e-journals.
This organization was established to help economic and social development in Latin American and the Caribbean. The site includes statistics, policies, business opportunities, and private sector information.
Trade Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce.
International trade statistics.
WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources
Links, compiled by librarians, to a wide range of web resources offered by academic and research institutes, government agencies in the U.S. and Canada, business and commercial entities, and international organizations.
(Alliant students, faculty, and staff only) The world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. In addition to the searchable cited references provided for more than 1,200 journals.
Includes full text news, business articles, company financial data, legal cases and decisions, and medical abstracts. Try a search on "total quality management", including the quotation marks.
Links last checked on January 24, 2014.