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BC Online: BAS Program

Finding Sources

Business Databases

 

The following databases are specific to business.

Search eBooks Here

eBooks are electronic versions of books available to read online 24/7. This searches only for ebooks.

   

Note: You will have to log in to read an ebook. Your Borrower ID is your BC ID#. Your default PIN is a 4 digit code based on your birth date: MMDD. (For example, if you were born on July 04, your PIN is 0704.)

What is a Database?

Databases are digital collections of information. Library Databases offer information in the form of articles, eBooks, audio & video clips and much more.

Google vs. Databases?

Library databases differ from Google because they contain information that is more scholarly than Google results. Databases are more:

  1. Accurate- examined by experts in the field (peer-reviewed); information can be verified in other sources
  2. Authoritative- written or published by an industry professional with credentials & qualifications; reputable source
  3. Objective- information is factual not opinionated; purpose is not to sell or persuade user

This is a 2.5 min. video explaining the benefits of using library databases for research.

From Yavapai College Library


This is a 2.5 min. video on how to find academic/ scholarly articles using BC Library databases.