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Subject Guide: Business Case Studies

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This guide lists sources for locating case studies.

For further information & assistance in using any of the sources listed, please contact our reference staff:

  • In person, at the Reference Desk on the 1st Floor of the Blackwell Library


  • By phone @ 410-548-5988

  • Through e-mail, using Ask-a-Librarian

ABI Inform (Proquest)
Off-campus, sign in using your Gull Card barcode and last name.  Choose Salisbury University as the campus and then click the log in button.

  • Click on 'Advanced Search' at the top of the screen.
  • In the first search box, use the pull-down menu to select 'Subject' and type case studies.
  • In the second search box, use the pull-down menu to select 'Company/Org' and type the name of your organization.  OR, use the pull-down menu to select 'Subject' and type accounting, finance, strategic, etc.
  • Limit results to scholarly journals.

The following websites are well-known for providing credible case studies, however, they charge a fee for PDF download or mail delivery:

Darden Business Publishing (University of Virginia) ($ Fee Based)
https://store.darden.virginia.edu/ecustomer_enu/start.swe?SWECmd=Start

Harvard Business School Cases ($ Fee Based)
http://harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu/b02/en/cases/cases_home.jhtml
"The HBSP Case Collection includes a comprehensive range of materials including more than 7,500 Harvard Business School case studies, teaching notes, background notes, case videos, and online simulations and tutorials."