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Business Plans & Planning: Articles

creating a business plan

Finding Business Plan articles (select a tab for instructions)

Use the subject search in this database for best results

To Access the

  • Click the Advanced Search link underneath the Basic Search box
  • Use the drop down menu in the Field column and choose Subject
  • Start typing business in the search box
  • Choose Business planning
  • Add additional terms and limits as needed



advanced screen subject search



1. Click the Advanced Search link (outlined in purple)

2. On the right side of the screen is a section called Browse

3. Click Subjects

4. Below the Search box is a Browse for box

5. Type Business Planning in the Browse for box

6. Click the Browse button

7. Click on the box next to Business Planning

8. Click the Add button

9. This puts your selected choices into the Search box (top of screen)

10. Click the Search button

11. You will be taken to a results list

12. If there are too many results try using the choices in the Refine Results section


1. Click on the Advanced Search link on top of the main search box

2. Change the drop down box (right side of first search box) from Anywhere to Subject Headings (all)

3. In the Search box type "business plans" OR "business planning"

search business plans


4. Click the Search button

5. Use the Narrow Results section (left side of screen) to help focus the results

narrow results




Try adding additional keywords to the search

For example su("business plans" OR "business planning") AND writing

modified search


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