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KCC Databases: Journal, Magazine, & Newspaper articles

Statista: Statistical information, reports, and forecasts from published government and industry reports.
EBSCO Research Databases: Use both Academic Search Premier & Business Source Premier.
Use ProQuest to find the fulltext of Honolulu newspaper articles.
Hawaiʻi Pacific Journal Index: This is an index (not fulltext) to magazines and journals published in or about Hawaii and the Pacific. Use the information in the index to retrieve the fulltext of the article.
Google Scholar: If fulltext isn't available, check KCC journal collection.




Statista contains ready made statistical graphs, tables, reports, and forecasts taken from published government or industry reports, and presented in an easy to read format. It includes industries and companies on communications, demographics, e-commerce, environment, finance, health, internet, leisure, marketing, public opinion, society, sports, technology, travel, etc. These graphs, tables, etc may be downloaded and inserted into Powerpoint or Excel.

All information, charts, graphs, etc are linked to the original or primary sources such as U.S. Census, American Marketing Association, Gallup, Neilsen, World Bank, etc.  Automatic reference citation feature is available.

Getting Started:

Search Box: Try Start-Ups

Sort By: Relevance [most appropriate]; Date of Publication [provide historical view]

Search Accuracy: Choose High if you want to focus your search words. Choose Wide if you want any one of your search words. 

Select Number of Jobs Created by Start-Up Businesses That Were Less Than One Year Old, United States 1994 to 2010

In Options on the left: Select Settings to change bar chart to line chart or table

In Download As on the left: Select Graphic | Excel | Powerpoint | PDF

In Source Release | Further Info: Select Release. Click on the Source Link and go to the paged indicated, p. 23.

Select Citation for automatic APA, Chicago, Harvard, of MLA referencing. The original source is cited as Statista is merely the aggregrator, not the source.

Other Types of Results:

In the Search Box at the top right corner: Type in Entrepreneur

Explore the Forecasts, Studies, Dossiers & Industry Reports, Topics, Infographics

Try the Filters: Publications, Category, Regions

Browse Industries, Companies & Topics, Infographics on the blue tab

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Hawaiʻi Public Library Databases

Hawaiʻi State Public Library card is needed to access these databases.

LexisNexis Corporate Affilations
Mergent Online
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Business Insights: Essentials

Interesting Articles

Masuo, D., & Malroutu, Y. (2009. September). A profile of minority business owners. Entrepreneur’s Toolbox (ET-10). Retrieved from

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