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MRKT 1002 Spring 2023

Greetings from the library!

 I am so happy to be your librarian for this class. I can help you with market research, demographic and consumer data, or any other kind of information. 

Click here to book an appointment or email me directly.

Jenny Castel | 

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(Standard Rates and Services)

- Marketing and advertising database

Claritas Zip Code Look-up

Using SRDS for Segmentation Data 

Step by Step Directions 

Reading and Understanding a Target Segment Measure Report from SRDS/Claritas 360

Step by Step Directions


Brand Catalyst

  • "Predictive consumer segmentation and brand strategy tool": find out info about how likely a consumer is to purchase a brand, or engage in a behavior
  • Helps to define brand identity
  • If you are familiar with MRI+, Brand Catalyst is the "new" MRI+.

Please view the following tutorial to learn how to navigate Brand Catalyst (accessed through Simmons Insights)


Academic Search Complete

  • Use Academic Search to search for articles on almost any topic, from marketing to business, company profiles, and the social impacts of advertising.
  • Click Full Text on the left so you can read articles online.



The JWU library has two style guides: 

MLA Style Guide

APA Style Guide

However, if you need more in depth guidance on formatting go to the Purdue OWL

The Academic Success Center is open for in-person and remote appointments by zoom.

Whether you're just getting started or need final editing advice, writing tutors are kind and trained to help you at any stage of the writing process. Visit the Academic Success Center website for more information.

Top Tips for Working with the Academic Success Center:

  1.    Book an appointment by phone: 401-598-1485  
  2.    Book an appointment online via USucceed: In jwulink, under Tools,.click Academics tab, Usucceed- Look for "My Success Network" Academic Success Network or click here to make a writing tutor appointment.
  3. Visit us live on the first floor of the Yena Center

For 24/7 free online revision feedback, submit your paper to Smarthinking. Look for the link in jwuLink, under the Academics tab, under Academic Support Services.


Creating a Target or Buyer Persona using Brand Catalyst

Break into your groups
Open Simmons Brand Catalyst and SRDS- Claritas 360
Fill out this Google Doc