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Business Resources: Newspapers and Magazines

Business books, articles, and websites

Flipster Digital Magazines

Flipster online digital magazines.  Similar to the RBDigital online magazines, Flipster contains digital content not available in RBDigital.  Examples of new titles are Forbes, Fortune, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets, Big Data Quarterly, Linux Format, Linux User & Developer, MIT Technology Review, Project Management Journal and more.

Download the Flipster Mobile App onto a compatible device to begin reading Flipster titles on a mobile device. Please view helpful tutorial and support information:

Flipster set up and FAQs:
Flipster - Desktop and Mobile Requirements
Flipster app for iPad and iPhone - Tutorial
Flipster app for Android Devices and Kindle Fire Tablet - Tutorial



Digital Full text of  4000+ international newspapers and magazines from 100+ countries in 60+ languages. 

Set up your account while on the campus IP range.  All you need to provide is your email address, password, and name.  You can also sign up using your favorite social network account (Google, Facebook, Twitter).

Quick Start Guide

Video Guide

MIT Sloan Management Review

The Economist

The Economist is available via Proquest.

MEED Business Rewiew

MEED Business Review is available via EBSCO's Business Resource Ultimate.  undefined


The Fortune Magazine

The Fortune Magazine is available via Flipster app or this link.



New York Times Online

International New York Times Online

U.S. and world news daily newspaper.  Create an account for mobile access while you are on campus and connected to the KAUST network.  Access must be renewed each year in May.  Directions are below.

Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business Review (HBR) magazine is not a scholarly journal. Scholarly and peer-reviewed articles, as you know, go through a quality control process. The HBR has an impact factor of 0.72, and, for example, Nature's is over 40.


Harvard Business Publishing advises faculty to set up a premium account at Harvard Business Publishing for Educators, where they can put articles in an online coursepack.
Restrictions: HBR restricts access to the top 500 articles.

Financial Times online - Copyright Policy
appropriate use of content .  All KAUST members must comply with the terms of usage found here.

The Financial Times is available 5 days a week plus a weekend edition.  It covers current financial and business news.  To search issues older than 1 year, use the ABI Inform business database.  In order to get the on your mobile device, please register for an account following the instructions below.  You will need to use your KAUST email address to register for an account.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

The largest news source on universities and colleges. 


RBDigital Magazines



Download the RBDigital app from the Apple, Android and Kindle app stores.

Full text business magazines:  Business Today, Entrepreneur; Fast Company; Inc. Magazine; Kiplinger's Personal Finance; Marketing; Money--Australia; Newsweek; strategy+business; World Policy Journal.  Available for 2015 only is Bloomberg Businessweek

Current issues of Bloomberg Businessweek and Forbes can found in PressReader by searching by the title.


eComics, eBooks and audiobooks are now added to RBdigital to support our community!       undefined

The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal is available via the ABI Inform platform.

The Times Higher Education

Times Higher Education (THE)

Please remember to register with your KAUST email.



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