For general overviews and market research reports search on terms like: TECHNOLOGY, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, SOCIAL MEDIA, CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, SEMICONDUCTORS; add terms like MANAGEMENT, TRENDS, STATISTICS, INNOVATION to narrow search results. Use names of products, e.g. FACEBOOK, iPhone, etc., or names of specific companies.
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Search USC Libraries Catalog for books using the following terms in the subject mode:
electronics industry; computer industry; telecommunications industry; telephone industry; semiconductor industry; company name (e.g.: Google)
Search ProQuest Ebook Central or EBSCOhost for online books using the following terms: consumer electronics; electronics; semiconductors; computers; wireless; telephone; cell phone; telecommunications; video; and electronic gaming.