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Box Five WSJ-ProQuest tutorial

Box Five WSJ-ProQuest tutorial

Box Five WSJ-ProQuest tutorial


August 14, 2013

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  1. LibGuide Tutorial: Box #5 What is the Wall Street Journal?

    What's included in Belhaven's online subscription? public domain photo by Luigi Novi WALL STREET JOURNAL powered by ProQuest
  2. U.S. daily national newspaper, the most influential American business-oriented paper

    and one of the most respected dailies in the world. Established in 1889 by Charles H. Dow, founder of Dow Jones & Co., it quickly won success. Beginning in the Great Depression, The Wall Street Journal began to feature more articles, reviews, and opinion on other subjects. Published in New York City and with regional editions printed across the country, it has one of the highest daily circulations of any U.S. newspaper. It is also published in Asian, European, and other special editions. ...Britannica Concise Encyclopedia
  3. solid base of print subscribers, and a growing number of

    digital subscribers put the WSJ in front
  4. The Journal had total average circulation of 2.4 million in

    March, up 12.3% over the same period last year, according to the Alliance for Audited Media. -B To B [serial online]. May 13, 2013; 98(2):15. Available from: Business Source Complete, Ipswich, MA. Accessed August 13, 2013.
  5. see Box #12 for more info on why the Journal

    is still one of the market's premier news sources
  6. complete text of all articles + some images & graphics*

    *growing number of articles feature images & graphics
  7. there are several options for accessing the WSJ. The ProQuest

    company is Belhaven's digital publisher Access options for the WSJ
  8. in your search results, look for the added boxes to

    find articles that include images & graphics
  9. Hood Library at Belhaven's Jackson main campus has a print

    subscription (daily) to the Wall Street Journal
  10. The Markets Dashboard in Section C 'Money & Investing' is

    one of the very few features missing from our ProQuest-WSJ subscription. See the gap in pagination above, pages C.4 to C.8 per this day, August 6, 2013. for financials & trading prices(same day*) go to: markets.wsj.com *prices may not be real-time and may reflect delays
  11. The print edition of the Wall Street Journal (seen here)

    only has investment & commodity prices for the close of the previous calendar day. Yet, print subscritions remain subbornly high for the Wall Street Journal. In fact, nearly 1.5 million people subscribe to the print edition of The Jounal.
  12. 'Real time' trading information is not what makes the print

    (or digital) versions of The Journal so popular. Many subscribers get real time data from their brokerage accounts or other sources. Our ProQuest Subscription has the content that makes the WSJ #1: - award winning news, reporting - insightful opinions & editorials - indepth market coverage; researched articles - profiles of high end consumers - growing number of articles featuring images & graphics (ProQuest-WSJ)