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Emory EDGE Internship Program

Research Guide for the Emory EDGE Internship Class | Summer 2020

Atlanta Resources

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We have a few research guides dedicated to researching the city of Atlanta and surrounding areas. On these guides you'll find resources to help you find data, statistics, historical sources, newspapers, government information, and information about local policy issues.

Researching Urban Atlanta guide - https://guides.libraries.emory.edu/main/sociology_atlanta

Atlanta Newspapers guide - https://guides.libraries.emory.edu/main/atlanta-newspapers

Business resources guide - https://guides.libraries.emory.edu/business-research

*Please note not all the resources listed on the Business guide will be available to students not enrolled in the Business school. However, this guide can give you ideas for types of sources to look for as you explore your topic.

Researching Atlanta's Economy and Job Market

Since you are exploring a recent topic, you'll likely need to rely on sources from Google and the Internet alongside databases and other library resources. Scholarship can take a while to produce, so for more recent topics you'll want to check out things like news sources and online resources.

Metro Atlanta Online Chamber of Commerce - https://www.metroatlantachamber.com/economic-development/featured/metro-atlanta-by-the-numbers

CBRE Atlanta Outlook - https://www.cbre.us/research-and-reports/Atlanta-Economy-Outlook-2019-SEOR

City of Atlanta economic info - https://www.atlantaga.gov/government/economic-development

US Bureau of Labor Statistics - https://www.bls.gov/regions/southeast/news-release/areaemployment_atlanta.htm

Georgia Department of Labor job market portal - https://dol.georgia.gov/know-job-market