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RTL 2005

Greetings from the Library!

I help you find information about your country, articles, or answer any other research or data focused question.  

  If you'd like some one-on-one help click here to book an appointment or feel free to email me directly. 

Jenny Castel |  |  

You can also chat or text with one of our on-duty librarians

To find business and culture norms, traditions, policy, and research use about your country...

Free Resources:

Hofstede Insights: Compare Countries 

On this free tool you can compare countries based on six "dimensions" such as "individualism," "indulgence," "masculinity" and more. 

For company specific information...

Business Source Complete

  • For a company profile go to "Company Profiles" and search the name of your company (it must be publicly traded)
  • Can also search on the database homepage for articles about the company (such as human rights violations, ethical or legal issues, etc.)

To find articles about a variety of topics: business related topics, global issues, industry information, market research, and retail trends...

To find industry data (US and some international/global industry data)...

Business Source Complete 

  • Marketline Report for the industry and country (search "apparel industry" and the name of the country). 


  • industry research for over 700 US industries

  • research on hundreds of international industries

  • Watch the video below for a quick tutorial on how to navigate and access global industry data and reports

Did you know you can copy and paste citations if you use the "Articles" tab from the library homepage? 

1. Save time -  look for the "Cite" Button or " " icon.

2. Scroll to the style you need (MLA, APA)

3. Copy and paste the full citation into your paper

Ta Da!  You're done!  Well, almost.  Sometimes weird formatting issues happen, so always double check your work.


Citing Images 

Image label (If including image in your written work):

Fig. 1 New York Sunshine. (WGSN Denim Team, [Sept. 2018]).

In the text:

WGSN Denim Team [Sept. 2018].

In your list of figures or references (omit figure number if you haven't included the image in your assignment)

Figure 1. WGSN Denim Team. [Sept. 2018] New York Sunshine. WGSN. Denim Forecast S/S 20: Empower Up! [Online image]. available from


Need help with in-text citations or more complicated citations?  Use the OWL It's super easy, and totally simple. This is also a really good time to make an appointment with a writing tutor to make sure your paper is totally perfect and all your citations are good to go.