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Management & Marketing: Journals & Databases

What is a database?

A database is a collection of online journal articles. LIT Library subscribes to a number of databases across a variety of subject areas. Through the databases, you can access articles, eBooks, proceedings and other research material on your topic.

Don’t know where to start? Try Business Source Complete a key database for Marketing and Management students.


What are the library databases

What are the library databases by Roland Williams Library

How should I search in a database?

What are the library databases by Roland Williams Library

What is Discover!

Discover! is a service that simultaneously searches across multiple library databases using a single search. Find books, eBooks, journals, open access content and more. You can use keywords to search the single search box or use the Advanced Search option for a more focused search.


Start Searching with Discover! here:



Key databases for Marketing and Management

Many databases allow you to discover relevant journal articles by searching with keywords. 

Looking for Case Studies?
Business Source Complete search results can be narrowed to SWOT analysis publications using the Source Types option in the Refine Results panel on the left.

What is a peer-reviewed journal?

Peer-reviewed journals are publications that include original research articles written by researchers and experts in a particular academic discipline, providing a forum for the production and critique of knowledge. These journals are also known as scholarly or academic journals. (ACRL)

When searching on Discover! you can limit search results to articles from peer-reviewed journals only. Read more about limiters on Discover!


Peer Review in Three Minutes

Peer Review in Three Minutes by NC State Univarsity Libraries

Checking if the library has access to a journal


  • Off-campus access to our electronic resources is available 24/7. Log on with your student number and password
  • If the item you are searching for is unavailable at LIT Library, try our inter library loans service. We may be able to borrow the books or journal articles that you want from another library for you. Request forms are available online or at the library desk.

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