Course Guide

MBA 290T-5 / ENG 290 Cleantech to Market

Spring 2010

The following online and print resources provided by the Long Business Library are key to finding information required for this course. Use the Library proxy Server to access the electronic resources from off-campus.


Use the OskiCat catalog to search for books. Subject headings, such as the following, will prove useful: Green technology; Green technology - Capital investments; Renewable energy sources; Renewable energy sources - capital investments. Choose the subject search box and restrict the search to the Long Library by choosing BUSI from the location menu. E-books may be located and used online through Ebrary.

Two reference books that may be useful:

Plunkett's Renewable, Alternative & Hydrogen Energy Industry Almanac
HD 9502 .U52 P625 2008 Reference

Plunkett's Nanotechnology and MEMs Industry Almanac
T 174.7 P5 2007 Reference


Business Source Complete Large index of peer-reviewed, scholarly business journals as well as industry trade publications. Searching for engineering terms in this business index can lead you to articles about the business and management of technology.
Academic Search Complete Large index of periodicals and journals in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences.
Compendex Indexes over 5,000 journals, conferences, technical reports, and other materials related to the engineering and technical literature.
Energy Citations Database Indexes energy-related technical reports, conference papers, journal articles, books, dissertations, and patents sponsored by the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessors, the Energy Research and Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). Includes research papers produced by LBNL.


SourceDescription Academic Portal for market research from several different publishers. Publisher SBI has several reports on energy-related topics.

Other Useful Information

Long Library homepage
Librarians are available at the Reference Desk to assist you during these hours:
Monday - Thursday: 1 - 6 pm
Friday: 1 - 4 pm
Where Do I Find? (a brief guide to finding various types of business information)

Questions? Ask your business librarians.