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Answered By: Kimberly Olson-Charles Last Updated: Oct 29, 2014 Views: 105
Begin by searching the CU Library Catalog from the Library's home page. http://www.cu-portland.edu/academics/libraries
From the library home page, select Catalog.
Type Hoovers in catalog search box
Click the Hoover's Company and Industry Report entry on the result's list. You will see on Access Online option on the next screen.
Click the LexisNexis Academic option. This will set up your search in LexisNexis to only search Hoovers. From there you can search by specific SIC or NAICS codes or do a keyword topic search, or combine the two.
Code name (code number)
To expand your search you may combine code numbers and/or words in a single search.
Code (code number or code number) and keywords
Note: use the parentheses () around the number or numbers.
e.g. SIC (4493)
e.g. SIC(4493 or 7911 or 7992) and exercise
e.g. NAICS (711211 or 713950)
e.g. NAICS (711211) and wellness
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