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Organizational Leadership

Conducting a literature review

Scholarly books

Scholarly and News Articles

Trade associations/literature

Trade associations--sometimes called industry associations --provide industry news, analysis, and statistics. They are a great way to discover current trends and concerns of the industry!

To find the trade associations for your industry, Google the name of the industry plus the word "association" as in:

footwear association

Optionally, you may wish to visit Marketing Mentor's extensive list of trade associations.

Industry reports

Company reports

Case studies

FOR INSTRUCTORS: Content for courses and selection of textbooks

FOR INSTRUCTORS: Open educational resources (OER)

Citing sources

For tips on citing print and electronic sources, visit Trexler Library's Citation Guides for Print and Electronic Resources.

Or visit the Online Writing Lab at Purdue.

For automated citation, try the shareware Zotero. Directions for installing Zotero here.

For help with annotated bibliographies, visit Purdue's Online Writing Lab for definitions and format of an annotation.

Articles and books via interlibrary loan

Articles and books not found in Trexler Library can be ordered on interlibrary loan.

Setting up news feeds using Google Alerts