ABI/INFORM Collection (ProQuest) [Remote Access]
The most comprehensive ABI/INFORM database, this includes ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM dateline. The database features over 8,880 full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and-industry focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world. It also includes ABI.INFORM Archive, which offers a deep backfile of many of the most important business journals of the last century.
Business Insights: Essentials (Gale)
This database includes company profiles, industry reports, and financial reports, as well as business magazines and newspapers.
Available via NOVEL - a project of the New York State Library, federally funded by LSTA grants.
Credo Reference (Credo)
Online reference service featuring over 900 full-text reference titles covering all subject areas with over 3 million articles from 100 highly-respected publishers all aggregated and integrated in a robust search engine.
General Business File ASAP (Gale)
This database is the place to look for analysis of company performance and activity, industry events and trends and the latest in management, economics and politics. Content includes broker-research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals, and company directory listings with full text and images from over 3.900 publications.
Hoover's Company Records (Proquest) [Remote Link]
Features profiles of more than 85 million companies, 900 industries, and 225,000 key executives, Hoover's Company Records provides easy access to the most thorough and up-to-date business information available. This comprehensive database gives users the whole picture, including: Company overview, Company history, Officers and board members, Competitors, Products and operations, Auditors, Rankings, Related industry information, and Historical financials.
Contains over 5,389 courses and over 199,519 video tutorials on a variety of technical, creative, and business topics taught by experts in their fields. Courses can be viewed from your computer, as well as on your tablet or smartphone.
Please note that course content may only be accessed through the above link, and not by directly visiting the lynda.com homepage. Please also note that while the Library's lynda.com accounts are accessible through mobile devices, they are not accessible through the lynda.com apps. You must use your mobile device's browser.
Proquest Business Market Research Collection (Proquest) [Remote Access]
Conduct company, industry, economic, and geopolitical market research with information from these sources:
- Hoover's Company Profiles
Covers over 40,000 global public and non-public companies including financials, competitors, officers, and more
Succinct articles covering regional economic and political developments of significance
- U.S. and Worldwide Industry & Market Reports form Barnes Reports
Covers global industries in depth
market research overviews on over 40 industries and 40 countries
Proquest Entrepreneurship (Proquest) [Remote Access]
This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly - including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings - to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from successful entrepreneur in a wide range of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as traditional text and PDFs.
Reference USA (Infogroup)
Provides addresses, sales information, and executive names for over 24 million businesses in the U.S. and Canada. Searchable by state/province, city, zip/postal code, SIC code and yellow page headings. Searches can be customized by company size, sales volume, geographic location, industry, etc. Many of the listings are for small businesses. Database also includes residential listings for phone numbers and addresses for 120 million U.S. households and 1.3 million Canadian households and information on 650 physicians and dentists.
Small Business Collection (Gale)
Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and operating a business, including financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting, taxes, and more. Startup and established businesses alike can find answers from an easy-to-use interface that includes a "how to" menu that tackles the most frequently asked new business questions -- including "how to start a small business."
Virtual Reference Library (Gale)
A database of over 3,557 encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources. Subjects covered include, but are not limited to, history, philosophy, religion, science, business, information & publishing, literature, law, medicine, education, technology, careers, and biography.