ABCs of Business Resources (Getting Started)

Learn the basics of business research and discover resources to get you started!

Business and Entrepreneurship Librarian

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Anna Clymer
MULN 422
(479) 575-4810

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Hello! My name is Anna, and I am the Business and Entrepreneurship Librarian in Mullins Library. I am your go-to librarian for all things business, connecting you to our library's services and collections. I am here to build and promote the library’s business collection, as well as support students and faculty in all their business research needs. If you need assistance please send me an email or schedule a research appointment with me.

This research guide was designed as a starting point for library resources. Browse through the tabs on the left to discover resources, find information, and learn how to research in business disciplines. 

Additional Resources

In addition to library resources, students, staff, and faculty members of Walton College of Business have access to databases maintained by Walton College.

See all library research guides here or browse some getting started business library research guides below. 

24/7 Assistance

Library Research Guides and Online Tutorials 

Available for Independent Learning 


Library Research Guides

I create and maintain business related websites known as Library Research Guides. Research guides provide targeted information on particular subjects. They serve as pathfinders to information needed to complete your assignments. They are a cheat sheet to help you find the most relevant information just when you need it! The College of Business has guides for all subjects taught. Examples include;

Online Tutorials

You will be asked to compile company, industry, marketing, and market data throughout your studies. Much of that information is spread out among several databases. The following tutorials overview what our resources offer. 

The following tutorials guide you through the research process along with analyzing and using the data.  

Essay Help

Writing and Essay Help

I am available to help you find resources and suggest how to apply information. In addition, below are some resources available if you are starting a research paper and don't know where to begin.

  • Business Writing Toolkit discover library, campus, and online resources to assist in the writing and citing process.
  • Reading a Peer Reviewed Article is a short film that explains the sections of a peer-reviewed article.
  • Visit the Walton Business Communication Lab in the Business Building (WCOB) 342. As a Walton student, you can get assistance from tutors who will show you how to write for a business audience, revise your work, proofread your papers, organize content, polish speeches, and edit presentations.
  • Discover all the Writing Studio has to offer.