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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2023     Views: 1897

Yale Library offers full-text, electronic access to articles from Harvard Business Review magazine through Business Source Complete (EBSCO)


Searching for articles by title

1. Go to Business Source Complete.

2. Select Advanced Search 

Advanced Search screen in Business Source Complete database











3. Search for a specific article by using the TI Title and SO Publication Name fields.

Enter the title of the article that you are looking for and Harvard Business Review as the publication name. Then click search.

Example of searching for an HBR article in Business Source Complete







4. Click on the Full Text link to view the article.









Browse for articles by issue or date

You can also browse articles by date or issue from the publication page in Business Source Complete.














Print issues

Current print issues of HBR are available at Marx Library. Older issues can be requested from the Yale Library Shelving Facility (LSF), and individual articles can be delivered online using the Yale Library Scan and Deliver service.  


Important notes on access and use

Harvard Business Publishing made 500 of its most popular Harvard Business Review articles, via Business Source Complete, “read-only." These PDF files cannot be printed, and unlike other articles that are available in EBSCO databases, you will not be able to access the PDF using the permalink provided. 

Harvard Business Publishing prohibits the posting of HBR articles from Business Source Complete on e-reserve course pages or institutional platforms, including Canvas. 

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