Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


HF - HF9999 : Accounting, Business, Commerce (General), Commodities, Marketing

Total of 50 Records
 
Title: Accounting Terminology Guide

Provider: New York State Society of CPAs

Subject Heading/s: Accounting.

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "Capitalized terms that appear within definitions of other terms are also defined in this guide. Related terms are cross-referenced to provide a clearer understanding of their interdependent relationships. Commonly used acronyms (e.g., IRS) are listed in their abbreviated forms and defined as the complete term (e.g., Internal Revenue Service). "


Title: Accounting Terminology Guide

Provider: New York State Society of CPAs

Subject Heading/s: Accounting.

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "Capitalized terms that appear within definitions of other terms are also defined in this guide. Related terms are cross-referenced to provide a clearer understanding of their interdependent relationships. Commonly used acronyms (e.g., IRS) are listed in their abbreviated forms and defined as the complete term (e.g., Internal Revenue Service). "


Title: Ad*Access

Provider: Duke University Library

Subject Heading/s: Advertising--United States; Advertising--Canada

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "An image database of over 7,000 advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955. Covering five categories - Beauty and Hygiene, Radio, Television, Transportation, and World War II - Ad*Access provides a coherent view of a number of major campaigns and companies preserved in one advertising collection at Duke University. The site is browsable and searchable in a variety of ways, including complex searching with Boolean operators. Brief histories of the industries and timelines of world and national events help put the ads in the context of their times."


Title: Ad*Access

Provider: Duke University Library

Subject Heading/s: Advertising--United States; Advertising--Canada

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "An image database of over 7,000 advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955. Covering five categories - Beauty and Hygiene, Radio, Television, Transportation, and World War II - Ad*Access provides a coherent view of a number of major campaigns and companies preserved in one advertising collection at Duke University. The site is browsable and searchable in a variety of ways, including complex searching with Boolean operators. Brief histories of the industries and timelines of world and national events help put the ads in the context of their times."


Title: Ad Age Dataplace

Provider: Advertising Age

Subject Heading/s: Advertising; Advertising agencies

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: Categories include: * 100 Leading National Advertisers * World Brands * Top Global Ad Markets * 100 Leading Media Companies * Agency Report * Circulation Rankings. Includes some market share data.


Title: Ad Age Dataplace

Provider: Advertising Age

Subject Heading/s: Advertising; Advertising agencies

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: Categories include: * 100 Leading National Advertisers * World Brands * Top Global Ad Markets * 100 Leading Media Companies * Agency Report * Circulation Rankings. Includes some market share data.


Title: adflip

Provider: adflip

Subject Heading/s: Advertising-United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Databases

Description: adflip.com claims to be the world's largest database of classic print advertisements, searchable by category, by decade, and by year;1940-  .


Title: adflip

Provider: adflip

Subject Heading/s: Advertising-United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Databases

Description: adflip.com claims to be the world's largest database of classic print advertisements, searchable by category, by decade, and by year;1940-  .


Title: Advertising Agencies

Provider: Department of Advertising, University of Texas at Austin

Subject Heading/s: Advertising agencies.

LC Class: HF6178

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "We are attempting to list only advertising and full-service agencies below. Firms that specialize in some other area of marketing communications (e.g., Direct Marketing, Public Relations, WWW Design, etc.) may be listed under those specific headings in the index.


Title: Advertising Agencies

Provider: Department of Advertising, University of Texas at Austin

Subject Heading/s: Advertising agencies.

LC Class: HF6178

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "We are attempting to list only advertising and full-service agencies below. Firms that specialize in some other area of marketing communications (e.g., Direct Marketing, Public Relations, WWW Design, etc.) may be listed under those specific headings in the index.


Title: America's Career InfoNet

Provider: CareerOneStop

Subject Heading/s: Job hunting--United State.

LC Class: HF5382.7

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: "Find wages and employment trends, occupational requirements, state by state labor market conditions, millions of employer contacts nationwide, and the most extensive career resource library online."


Title: America's Career InfoNet

Provider: CareerOneStop

Subject Heading/s: Job hunting--United State.

LC Class: HF5382.7

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: "Find wages and employment trends, occupational requirements, state by state labor market conditions, millions of employer contacts nationwide, and the most extensive career resource library online."


Title: Auditing Dictionary of Terms

Provider: Accounting Institute Seminars®

Subject Heading/s: Accounting; Auditing

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "The words defined in this dictionary all appeared in questions on the CPA exam since 1993, so they are worth knowing if you are studying for the exam."


Title: Auditing Dictionary of Terms

Provider: Accounting Institute Seminars®

Subject Heading/s: Accounting; Auditing

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "The words defined in this dictionary all appeared in questions on the CPA exam since 1993, so they are worth knowing if you are studying for the exam."


Title: bizjournals.com

Provider: bizjournals.com

Subject Heading/s: Business--Periodicals; Industry--Periodicals

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Indexes

Description: Searches over 40 city business magazines for full text articles; 1996- .


Title: bizjournals.com

Provider: bizjournals.com

Subject Heading/s: Business--Periodicals; Industry--Periodicals

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Indexes

Description: Searches over 40 city business magazines for full text articles; 1996- .


Title: Business Database Dictionary

Provider: Economist

Subject Heading/s: Business; Commerce.

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Over 6,000 terms may be browsed by first letter or viewed by category from The Economist.


Title: Business Database Dictionary

Provider: Economist

Subject Heading/s: Business; Commerce.

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Over 6,000 terms may be browsed by first letter or viewed by category from The Economist.


Title: Country & Industry Market Reports

Provider: Export.gov

Subject Heading/s: Marketing research; United States--Foreign economic relations

LC Class: HF5415.2

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: This database of reports includes

Country Commercial Guides (CCGs)
Industry Sector Analyses (ISAs)
International Market Insight (IMIs)
Multilateral Development Bank Reports
Country Information (TIC)


Title: Country & Industry Market Reports

Provider: Export.gov

Subject Heading/s: Marketing research; United States--Foreign economic relations

LC Class: HF5415.2

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: This database of reports includes

Country Commercial Guides (CCGs)
Industry Sector Analyses (ISAs)
International Market Insight (IMIs)
Multilateral Development Bank Reports
Country Information (TIC)


Title: CPA Directory

Provider: CPAdirectory

Subject Heading/s: Accountants

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "The largest on-line database of Certified Public Accountants."
Basic directory information for most entries Some entries, presumably for a fee, provide more.


Title: CPA Directory

Provider: CPAdirectory

Subject Heading/s: Accountants

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "The largest on-line database of Certified Public Accountants."
Basic directory information for most entries Some entries, presumably for a fee, provide more.


Title: Dictionary of Advertising

Provider: University of Texas Department of Advertising

Subject Heading/s: Advertising; Advertising layout and typography

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: This dictionary covers a variety of advertising media and production techniques. From the Department of Advertising at UT Austin, 1996.


Title: Dictionary of Advertising

Provider: University of Texas Department of Advertising

Subject Heading/s: Advertising; Advertising layout and typography

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: This dictionary covers a variety of advertising media and production techniques. From the Department of Advertising at UT Austin, 1996.


Title: Doing Business in . . .

Provider: HLB International

Subject Heading/s: Investments, Foreign; Trade regulation

LC Class: HF3000

Reference Category: Guides

Description: This is a collection of booklets "designed to give some general information to those contemplating doing business" in any of some 100 countries. The booklets have been prepared by "HLB International, a worldwide organisation of professional accounting firms and business advisers."

Added 3/23/07


Title: Doing Business in . . .

Provider: HLB International

Subject Heading/s: Investments, Foreign; Trade regulation

LC Class: HF3000

Reference Category: Guides

Description: This is a collection of booklets "designed to give some general information to those contemplating doing business" in any of some 100 countries. The booklets have been prepared by "HLB International, a worldwide organisation of professional accounting firms and business advisers."

Added 3/23/07


Title: Emergence of Advertising in America

Provider: Duke Unversity Library

Subject Heading/s: Advertising--United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Databases

Description: "The Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920 (EAA) presents over 9,000 images, with database information, relating to the early history of advertising in the United States."


Title: Emergence of Advertising in America

Provider: Duke Unversity Library

Subject Heading/s: Advertising--United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Databases

Description: "The Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920 (EAA) presents over 9,000 images, with database information, relating to the early history of advertising in the United States."


Title: FASB Publications

Provider: Financial Accounting Standards Board

Subject Heading/s: Accounting--Standards--United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Summaries only for Statements of Standards, Statements of Concepts, and Interpretations, etc. of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.


Title: FASB Publications

Provider: Financial Accounting Standards Board

Subject Heading/s: Accounting--Standards--United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Summaries only for Statements of Standards, Statements of Concepts, and Interpretations, etc. of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.


Title: FINDarticles.COM Business/Finance

Provider: LookSmart

Subject Heading/s: Business-Periodicals; Industry-Periodicals

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Indexes

Description: LookSmart provides an index to and full text from over 100 business periodicals. Indexing from the Gale Group, 1998-  .


Title: FINDarticles.COM Business/Finance

Provider: LookSmart

Subject Heading/s: Business-Periodicals; Industry-Periodicals

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Indexes

Description: LookSmart provides an index to and full text from over 100 business periodicals. Indexing from the Gale Group, 1998-  .


Title: Forbes' Lists

Provider: Forbes

Subject Heading/s: Corporations--United States; Biography

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Lists of the biggest, best, richest, etc. companies and people published by Forbes magazine.


Title: Forbes' Lists

Provider: Forbes

Subject Heading/s: Corporations--United States; Biography

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Lists of the biggest, best, richest, etc. companies and people published by Forbes magazine.


Title: Franchise 500 Rankings

Provider: Entrepreneur

Subject Heading/s: Franchises (Retail trade)

LC Class: HF5429.23

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "Click on Franchise Name, Description or Cost to sort the list . . . only those companies that have a U.S. or Alberta, Canada, disclosure document and whose information Entrepreneur verified from the disclosure documents are eligible to be ranked-giving us the top 500 franchises.

We consider numerous factors in our ranking, some of which are weighed more heavily than others. The most important ones include financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system. We also consider the number of years in business and length of time franchising, start-up costs, litigation, percentage of terminations and whether the company provides financing. "

Updated 3/20/2008


Title: Franchise 500 Rankings

Provider: Entrepreneur

Subject Heading/s: Franchises (Retail trade)

LC Class: HF5429.23

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "Click on Franchise Name, Description or Cost to sort the list . . . only those companies that have a U.S. or Alberta, Canada, disclosure document and whose information Entrepreneur verified from the disclosure documents are eligible to be ranked-giving us the top 500 franchises.

We consider numerous factors in our ranking, some of which are weighed more heavily than others. The most important ones include financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system. We also consider the number of years in business and length of time franchising, start-up costs, litigation, percentage of terminations and whether the company provides financing. "

Updated 3/20/2008


Title: Internet Marketing Dictionary

Provider: Marketing Terms.com

Subject Heading/s: Internet marketing; Marketing

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: More of an (Internet Marketing) (Dictionary) than an (Internet) (Marketing Dictionary).


Title: Internet Marketing Dictionary

Provider: Marketing Terms.com

Subject Heading/s: Internet marketing; Marketing

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: More of an (Internet Marketing) (Dictionary) than an (Internet) (Marketing Dictionary).


Title: Medicine and Madison Avenue

Provider: Duke University Library

Subject Heading/s: Advertising-United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "A database of over 600 health-related advertisements printed in newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1958, as well as 35 selected historical documents relating to the creation and influence of health-related advertisements. Includes Instructor's and Student's Guides to provide ideas for use of the database in the classroom."


Title: Medicine and Madison Avenue

Provider: Duke University Library

Subject Heading/s: Advertising-United States

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "A database of over 600 health-related advertisements printed in newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1958, as well as 35 selected historical documents relating to the creation and influence of health-related advertisements. Includes Instructor's and Student's Guides to provide ideas for use of the database in the classroom."


Title: NAICS/SIC Tables

Provider: U.S. Census Bureau

Subject Heading/s: United States-Industries-Classification

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: The 1997 NAICS and 1987 SIC Correspondence Tables are designed to help make the transition to the newer North American Industry Classification System.


Title: NAICS/SIC Tables

Provider: U.S. Census Bureau

Subject Heading/s: United States-Industries-Classification

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: The 1997 NAICS and 1987 SIC Correspondence Tables are designed to help make the transition to the newer North American Industry Classification System.


Title: Practical Guides [for Business]

Provider: economist.com

Subject Heading/s: Business

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Guides

Description: Guides to topics in Finance, Marketing, E-commerce, and Personnel with both British and U.S. versions available.


Title: Practical Guides [for Business]

Provider: economist.com

Subject Heading/s: Business

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Guides

Description: Guides to topics in Finance, Marketing, E-commerce, and Personnel with both British and U.S. versions available.


Title: Retail Online Glossary

Provider: Prentice Hall

Subject Heading/s: Retail trade

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Taken from Retail Management: A Strategic Approach, Seventh Edition, by Barry Berman and Joel R. Evans.


Title: Retail Online Glossary

Provider: Prentice Hall

Subject Heading/s: Retail trade

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Taken from Retail Management: A Strategic Approach, Seventh Edition, by Barry Berman and Joel R. Evans.


Title: Riley Guide

Provider: Riley Guide

Subject Heading/s: Job hunting--United States; Resumes (Employment); Cover letters

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "The Riley Guide is a directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet. It is primarily intended to provide instruction for job seekers on how to use the Internet to their best advantage, but recruiters and other career service industry professional will find information here to help them also."
Contents includes: Prepare for a Job Search; Resumes & Cover Letters; Targeting & Researching Employers, etc.; Executing Your Job Search Campaign; Job Listings!; Networking, Interviewing, & Negotiating; and Salary Guides & Guidance.


Title: Riley Guide

Provider: Riley Guide

Subject Heading/s: Job hunting--United States; Resumes (Employment); Cover letters

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "The Riley Guide is a directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet. It is primarily intended to provide instruction for job seekers on how to use the Internet to their best advantage, but recruiters and other career service industry professional will find information here to help them also."
Contents includes: Prepare for a Job Search; Resumes & Cover Letters; Targeting & Researching Employers, etc.; Executing Your Job Search Campaign; Job Listings!; Networking, Interviewing, & Negotiating; and Salary Guides & Guidance.


Title: Standard Industrial Classification

Provider: U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Subject Heading/s: United States--Industries--Classification

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: This 1987 ed. is being phase out for the NAICS code, but SIC is still used by many data sources for searching by industry.


Title: Standard Industrial Classification

Provider: U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Subject Heading/s: United States--Industries--Classification

LC Class: HF

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: This 1987 ed. is being phase out for the NAICS code, but SIC is still used by many data sources for searching by industry.