You can search for articles on supply chains, logistics and major suppliers by searching databases such as ProQuest, LexisNexis, Factiva and EBSCO for contract announcements and related information. Limit by specific subject whenever possible using terms such as 'supply chain management.' Some information is also available for pubic companies in thier 10K filings. Mergent Horizon has information on suppliers (see below).
Selected scholarly journals available through USC.
A few examples of recent e-books are shown below. These ebooks can be accessed by clicking on the title which will take you to the USC Libraries Catalog record. Click on the "Online access" link to view the full text. Downloading capabilities vary by publisher and format.
Search for Books at USC via USC Libraries Catalog, the online catalog for all materials in USC Libraries. Use different keywords including "supply chains", "industrial procurement", "logistics management" or the names of specific industries or companies.
If you are a distance learner, you may have books sent to you. Go the the USC Libraries page and find the ILLIAD - Interlibrary Loan & Document Delivery. link under the 'Locations & Services' tab. You will need to register as a first time user. Once you have registered, you will be able to enter the name of the book, articles, etc. and the item(s) will be sent to you.