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Product Highlights

Emerald is a leading independent publisher of global research with impact in business, society, public policy, and education. Emerald's publications have sought to bridge the gap between the scholarly and practitioner world.

Emerald offers management ejournal collections in the following areas:

  • Accounting, Finance & Economis
  • Business, Management & Strategy
  • HR, learning & Organization Studies
  • Information & Knowledge Management
  • Marketing
  • Operations, Logistics & Quality
  • Property Management & Built Environment
  • Public Policy & Environmental Management
  • Tourism & Hospitality

Emerald also offers the following specialist subject ejournal collections:

  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health & Social Care
  • Library Studies

In addition, Emerald provides the below products:

  • Emerald Management First: an award-winning online business management library designed to help managers tackle everyday business challenges and improve their skills. Features Guru Interviews, Executive Summaries, overviews of topical issues, and précis of research articles.
  • Emerald Backfiles: an exclusive look into the evolution and history of management research. A fully-searchable, digital archive collection containing over 68,000 articles from more than 120 journals.
  • Emerald Perpetual Access: available in yearly slices, a way for customers to bridge gaps in their holdings between current content and Emerald Backfiles. Offers potential access to 85,000 peer reviewed articles across core management disclipines.
  • eBook Series: two collections, one on Business Management & Economics and the other on Social Sciences. In total, over 1,000 volumes are available. At least 80 new volumes will be added to the collection annually.


  • Complies with COUNTER 3/SUSHI for improved usage statistics.
  • Has collections that are compatible with reference management software, including EndNote, Reference Manager, RefWorks, ProCite, and Zotero.
  • Partners with the digital conservation initiatives LOCKSS and PORTICO to provide a permanent archive of electronic scholarly journals.
  • Has international advisers in both the academic and the information management sectors to keep Emerald in line with the latest developments in LIS and management research and education.


Please contact to request a 30-day trial.

Minitex Pricing

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License Agreements (Terms & Conditions)

At the time your library subscribes an Emerald product, Emerald will send a customized license agreement to your library.

How to Order or Renew

Subscriptions run for 12 months and can be started any time during the year. To order or renew, please contact Minitex.

Technical Support


Customers can download their COUNTER-compliant usage stats from the Emerald website. Monthly stats are available for the previous month in the following month after the 5th or 6th day of the month.

Customers will need their administrator username and password to access the site and may contact the support desk to request their username and password if they do not have one.

Contact Information

Minitex Contact

Cooperative Purchasing & Electronic Resources Services (CPERS)
Wilson Library, Room 60
309 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Toll Free: 800-462-5348
Phone: 612-624-4002
Fax: 612-625-3569

Vendor Contact

Bradley Swecker
Phone: 949-340-7115
Toll Free: 866-376-9250
Fax: 949-271-3625


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