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Search Tips

Here are some search tips that you can use to find articles using ProQuest One Business or Business Source Complete.

You can also use these strategies when searching the library's collections using Omni.

Boolean Operators

Boolean Operators

Symbol Description Action Example


Boolean operator

Searches for articles that contain both terms

economy AND finance


Boolean operator

Searches for articles that contain one or the other term

enterprise OR business OR corporation

"  "

Quotation Marks

Search for articles that contain the exact phrase.

"corporate social responsibility"

(  )


Groups terms and, in some cases, provides search order for terms (i.e. the search gives priority to  the terms in brackets).

("social responsibility" AND business) AND Canada


  • Use synonyms or related terms to broaden your search and to cover the different variations of a word.
  • Refine your search using the limiters or facets provided by the database.
  • Take note of relevant terms that you find from the information you have gathered and use those terms as search terms.

Bibliothécaire de recherche | Research Librarian

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Emily Da Silva
Je travaillerai à distance pendant que la Bibliothèque de gestion est fermée. Veuillez s.v.p. me rejoindre par courriel ou réservez une consultation virtuelle pour de l'aide avec votre recherche.
I am working remotely while the Management Library is closed. Please contact me by email or book a virtual consultation for help with your research.


OER: Fundamentals of Business

Fundamentals of Business: Canadian Edition is a Open Educational Resource (OER) textbook, published under a Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial ShareAlike licence. It can be used in classes or to supplement readings, and is available in many e-formats. 

This e-book is an introductory textbook in business that covers a variety of topics: The Foundation of Business, Economics and Business, Ethics and Social Responsibility, Business in a Global Environment, Forms of Business Ownership, Entrepreneurship: Starting a Business, Management and Leadership, Structuring Organizations, Operations Management, Motivating Employees, Management Human Resources, Union/Management Issues, Marketing: Providing Value, Accounting and Financial Information, and Personal Finances.