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Researching Business People

Researching business people

Information on business people can be found in a variety of sources. Encyclopedias and other reference sources may include biographies of well-known people. Newspapers and magazines may publish interviews or profiles of prominent people, which often cover current topics. Additionally, company profiles may include information on company activities and key executives.

View the videos and search tips in this tutorial for ideas on how to search for information on a business person. Learn how to:

  • Search in Library Search to find interviews and biographical information in encyclopedias and reference sources
  • Search in news and magazine databases to find articles mentioning a person
  • Search in company information databases to find information about companies

This tutorial will take approximately 15 minutes to complete.

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