Faculty Research Guide

Librarian Services

Classroom Instruction provided to students on course-related electronic databases and other resources to enable successful research for specific assignments or general skills.

Library Workshops on performing business research can be required for students.  Contact a librarian for more information

Course Reserves can be placed on reserve in the Business Library or Fondren Library.

Course Research Guides can be tailored to your assignments and made available online.  Contact a librarian for more information.

Ask a Business Librarian for your research and reference needs.

      Phone: 214-768-4496

      In person: 150 Maguire

APA 7th Edition - Creating Business Citations

The following examples are based on APA 7th edition but have been modified to meet the requirements of SMU Cox School of Business instructors. Always place References entries in alphabetical order by the author's surname.


SMU Library Catalog  Select Library Catalog from top menu. Change Any field to title, author or subject. Enter a search term, and click the green font SEARCH button. (SMU Community Only)

Business Library Print Collections  The Business Library offers some specialized business collections. (SMU Community Only)

SMU Libraries Interlibrary Loan Service  Need a book not owned by SMU Libraries? Request to borrow a title from over 9,000 other libraries via SMU Libraries' Interlibrary Loan Service. (SMU Community Only)

WorldCat (OCLC)  15,637 OCLC members in 107 countries provide a catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide.  (SMU Community Only)

Google Books - Advanced Search  Select search parameters to narrow results to view abstracts or selected chapters. Limit content to "books" and search by subject, title, author, publisher, or publication date(s).