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Economics: Articles

OneSearch Articles



Use OneSearch to search across all library resources.  Narrow your results to articles by using the options in the "Refine my Results" bar on the left.

In the "Format" section, select "Articles" (this option will give you magazine, newspaper, and peer-reviewed journal articles) or "Newspaper Articles" (this option will give you only newspaper articles).  The video below will walk you through this process.

Recommended Databases

Business-Focused Databases
Multi-Disciplinary Databases

Database Search Strategies

Searching in the library databases is a bit different than searching in Google.  This video will go over strategies to use to improve your searches in library databases.

Business/Economics Journals, Magazines, & Newspapers

The VC Library has many business-focused magazines, newspapers, and journals - both in print and online!


Recent editions can be found in the Reading Room.  Past editions can be found in the Periodicals section, behind the Reference section.

Bloomberg Businessweek
The Economist
Hispanic Business


The Economist (1988-present)
Entrepreneur (2003-present)
Forbes (1990-present)
Fortune (1992-present)
Harvard Business Review (1985-present)
Money (1990-present)
U.S. News & World Report (1990-present)

Peer Reviewed vs. Popular

For your assignments, you may be asked to use "scholarly" or "peer-reviewed" articles.  These are articles written and reviewed by experts in their discipline. Most databases will have ways to filter or limit searches to these types of articles.

Other types of articles you may find in our databases include newspaper articles, magazine articles, and sometimes conference papers and dissertations.

For more information on article types, watch this video and check out our Information Evaluation guide.