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MCOB Learning Resource Center (LRC) Resources: Home

This guide is to inform and update the Mitchell College of Business students and faculty of the resources and services available in the business learning resource center. [Originally created by Marty Branch, Business Librarian]



This guide was created to provide a comprehensive overview of the Mitchell College of Business Learning Resource Center.  We welcome your visit to this guide and to our library.

Please leave feedback (feedback page) on how we can improve this guide or request additional resource topics to be added.

REMINDER: remote access log-in procedures have changed. You will still use your J# with the J00 as your login, but your password is now your Jagmail email password. In other words, you now log in to electronic resources the same way you log in to Canvas.

For additional information see:  Accessing Resources Off-Campus

Books, eBooks

All of the Marx Library holdings, including the Mitchell College of Business Learning Resource Center, can be found in the library catalog called SOUTHcat.  Here is a link to do a search in the catalog:


Without limits, the search if for the entire collection of materials in USA Libraries.

Limit to:  "MCOB Business Library"  if you want only items housed at MLRC.

Limit to:  "Marx Library Electronic Books" if you want only eBooks listed in SOUTHcat.

Article Searches

Find articles in the business databases.  Below is a listing of just a few key business databases you will often use.  


To see a list of the databases that we have, go to:

Library Databases & Reference Sources

To limit to just business-related database, select the topic "Business" in the right-hand column.

Business Publications

This link will take you directly to those business magazines, journals and newspapers we have access to, either on the web or within the library.  They are also listed by discipline:

Our Journal List

Popular, Scholarly or Trade Publication

Need to find popular, scholarly or trade publications in business? This guide will give you tips on identifying and locating different types of publications. Popular, Scholarly or Trade?

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Amia Baker
MCOB Library
University of South Alabama
5811 USA Drive South, Room 240H MLRC
Mobile, AL 36688
(251) 460-7998
Subjects: Business