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This research guide is designed to help finance students with research.

Where to Find Topics

American Banker 
The site of American Banker Magazine and SourceMedia's Banking Group. Not all articles are free on this website, but you can try the link below for full-text access.

American Banker Magazine (Full-text access through Business Source Complete) 
Browse recent issues by clicking on the years on the right-hand side.

American Banking Association - Tools & Resources 
This Tools & Resources tab is broken down into resources by job function (payments, mortgage, cybersecurity/fraud, etc.) and bank type. Click on one of those links to find out what about recent news, key issues, endorsed solutions, and consumer resources. 
These should give you some idea about what is being discussed in the industry.

American Banking Association - Trending Policy Issues 
Try the Issues Index for ideas.

New York Times Topic pages - Banking industry 
The news organization collects all recent stories on a topic in one place. Certain companies and other banking topics like the bailout will have their own pages. Browse all topics alphabetically.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context 
Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more. Includes different information formats, include statistics, opinion, news, and peer-reviewed articles.