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Business Source Complete

Power Searching Information

   Ready to Power Search Business Source Complete?

Here are the most important things to remember:

  1.  The platform is:   Use EBSCO search syntax.
  2. The premiere resource in the field is ABI/Inform


 How to Power Search

In this database, when building subject sets, it is preferable to combine title, keyword and subject fields, rather than relying on the Thesaurus alone.


​ Proximity [Phrase Searching] , ​ Truncation, Wild Cards in



 Unique and Useful Record Fields


 Fielded Searches/Combining Sets : Examples