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Search for articles by topic in the business and nonprofit literature using the selected periodical databases below.
Indexes scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, and trade journals covering a wide variety of business and economics topics and includes several nonprofit periodicals
Business Source Premier
Indexes academic journals, trade journals, and magazines covering all business disciplines, including several nonprofit periodicals
Catalog of Nonprofit Literature
Indexes materials collected by the Foundation Center's libraries on philanthropy, foundations, and the nonprofit sector. [Note:
Entries reference Foundation Center library locations. To determine if UWM Libraries has an item, use Search@UW
Additional Article Databases
Other Article Databases:
Academic Search Complete Multi-disciplinary article database, which indexes more than 11,600 publications. Full-text is provided for over 7,000 periodicals, including nearly 6,000 peer-reviewed journals.
US Newsstream Major U.S. newspapers, such as the Chicago Tribune, New York Times, and Washington Post; also large collections of local and regional newspapers.
Newspaper Source Plus Newspaper Source Plus contains full-text for major newspapers such as The Boston Globe, The Washington Post, The Times (UK), and more.
Search@UW Search@UW provides an integrated search and discovery experience across a wide range of print and e-resources, including UW System and UW Milwaukee print collections, digital images, institutional repositories, and huge collections of academic literature.
Google Scholar Google Scholar searches academic publishers, professional societies and pre-print archives.
What If the Full-Text of the Article is Not Included in the Database?
► Look for the
If the full text is not available in the database you are using, clicking Get It!
may link directly to:
• the full article in other library databases or journal subscriptions
• or to a call number for a print copy.
► If the article is not available via the UWM Libraries, request it using the library's Interlibrary Loan (ILL) service.
• Get It! may provide an option to "Request a Copy"
• if not, fill out the Interlibrary Loan form manually.
Key Nonprofit Periodicals
Information on UWM Libraries subscriptions to key nonprofit periodicals:
UWM Libraries subscriptions to key nonprofit periodicals in print and/or online format:
Looking for a Specific Journal ?
Do you want to check if the library has a journal not listed above?
* Use one of these methods to determine whether UWM Libraries has online access and/or a hard copy of the item:
> Journal Search
(type all or some of the journal title)
(type in an article title or journal title)
Current Awareness Options
Most of the business databases provide an option to set up an RSS feed or email alerts for specific publications or for topic searches.
Here are instructions for the two major business databases:
A sample of recently published articles on the topic of nonprofit organizations and change
in the Business Source Premier