ICSC: International Council of Shopping Centers

Albert Sussman e-Library

Enter Albert Sussman e-Library

ICSC’s Albert Sussman e-Library offers a wealth of searchable and regularly-updated reference information including:

  • ICSC publications - Shopping Centers Today, Retail Property Insights and the book Shopping Center Management—as well as about 3,000 popular and trade magazines and journals, and thousands of country and company reports.
  • Business Source Corporate -  the most comprehensive, and includes the above; most sources are full-text.
  • Regional Business News - coverage from 75 U.S. business journals and newspapers.
  • McClatchy-Tribune Collection - is a 90-day archive of 290 U.S. newspapers.
  • GreenFILE - information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment in abstract format; there are some full-text sources.
  • You can do a simple search on key words or use “Advanced Search” to focus on specific items, such as looking for articles by a specific author, or searching in a particular source, such as Shopping Center Marketing.

If you need help navigating the e-Library try the e-Library Tutorial. This tutorial provides an overview of its capabilities, including how to set “news alerts.”

Additional e-Library Resources:

  • Topics of Interest - Now located on the e-Library homepage.
  • Legal Database - ICSC provides information to members on regulatory and judicial matters affecting the industry through two publications—Shopping Center Legal Update and Retail Law Strategist. These publications are electronically searchable.
  • The Age of Albert Sussman: The ICSC Years, 1958-1986 - Learn about ICSC’s first staff director.