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 Research Portal

Master of Business Administration graduate students have access to an extraordinary array of subscription and other resources to meet their professional, academic, and research requirements. These resources allow our graduate level business students to retrieve full-text reference materials in all the major areas of business, including business and financial news, U.S. and international company financial information from government or private sources, market research, industry reports, actual SEC filings and reports, peer review journals, statistical sources, bibliographies, and other database collections.

Master of Business Administration: Subscription Databases 


AB/INFORM Global is one of the most comprehensive business databases on the market. It includes in-depth coverage for over 2,890 publications, with more than 1,920 available in full text the database offers the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. As a MBA student at Mount Saint Mary’s College, you may use this resource to find out about business conditions, management techniques, business trends, management practice and theory, corporate strategy and tactics, and competitive landscape. Further, your access includes their “Archive” database which provides the complete runs of key business and management journals, providing a unique historical perspective on hundreds of topics, including corporate strategies, management techniques, marketing, product development, and industry conditions worldwide. 

Blackwell Synergy provides MBA students access to over 3 million articles across 1400 journals. This massive archive, combined with some 6000 OnlineBooks and major reference works—plus industry leading databases. Research may also be conducted alphabetically by the name of the business journal, or vis the following business sub-categories: 

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z


Lexis Nexis is a very expensive subscription based database, available to Mount MBA students, comprising one of the world’s largest full-text collection of public records, unpublished opinions, forms, legal, news, and business information. 

Business Source Elite provides Mount MBA students the full text coverage of over 1,000 business publications and economics journals, including nearly 500 peer-reviewed publications. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,750 journals.

FirstSearch's Disclosure and Worldscope  subscription datadases provide comprehensive directory information on companies publicly traded on U.S. exchanges. In addition, MountMBA students also have full access to their following specialty databases:

Master of Business Administration: Public Databases


Business Administration Subject Guides


Study Review and Guides by QuickMBA


Business Law


2. Macroeconomics

1. Microeconomics







Career Support

The Business Administration Department at Mount St. Mary's College is committed to supporting our students’ career development.

Resume and Interviewing Videos

Watch Job Search Minute videos for quick information on a variety of topics, from resumes, cover letters, and interviewing tips. Note that all of the videos are streamed through a Flash video player, so you need to have the latest version of Macromedia Flash installed on your computer. To download it, please visit Adobe.


Online Video Practice Interviews

Want to know how much you're worth? Or would you simply like to research the starting salary for a variety of different positions? Salary is just one component of the overall offer, but it's usually the most important one. Take the time to do your research up front, so that you're ready and prepared when the offer comes.