“Articles, Books, and More”
Use the library’s Discovery Service to retrieve BILLIONS of journal articles, books, book chapters, entries in reference resources (etc.) from thousands of individual databases. Type in your search terms and then select “Articles, Books, and More” from the drop-down menu.
EDGAR: Company Filings (from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission)
Credo Reference (articles from almost 900 reference works, such as subject-specific encyclopedias)
Oxford Reference (almost 900 reference resources, such as subject-specific encyclopedias, in all subjects)
Britannica Academic Edition (a general encyclopedia aimed at college students)
Converse – to find books, both print and electronic, in Converse’s Mickel Library, go to our Discovery Service, type your terms in the search box, and select “Converse Catalog.”
PASCAL Delivers – to find books, both print and electronic, in South Carolina’s college/university libraries, go to our Discovery Service, type your terms in the search box, and select “PASCAL Delivers.” You can borrow these books by signing in and following the instructions to “Request via PASCAL Delivers.”
WorldCat (combined catalog for most U.S. college, university, and public libraries)
Business Source Premier (one of the largest and best-known databases for research in all aspects of business; includes full-text articles from more than 2k academic journals and magazines in this field)
Business Abstracts with Full Text (full-text articles from over 500 business-related magazines and academic journals)
Regional Business News (made up mostly of full-text articles from 80-ish regional business publications)
Small Business Reference Center (many types of resources, including trade publications, of interest to the small business community)
Periodicals Available at Converse
Periodicals by Title – Key in some or all of a periodical’s title (NOT the title of the article itself) to retrieve a listing of periodicals the library owns in either electronic or print/physical format.
Interlibrary Loan/PASCAL Delivers
PASCAL Delivers – To request books held by South Carolina college/university libraries, go to our Discovery Service, key in your terms and select “PASCAL Delivers,” click on the book you would like to borrow, sign in, and click on “Request via PASCAL Delivers.”
Interlibrary Loan – To request articles and other non-book materials, as well as books NOT held by South Carolina college/university libraries, go to Interlibrary Loan and select the correct form.
Supporting Converse scholars with access to quality information resources.
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