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BUS 110 - Investigating Business: Home

A brief introduction to the library's business resources.

Business Research Guides

Supporting Research Guides

Most Used Online Business Resources

 

Combines company information with industry profiles. Both American and international companies. Also a good source for job search and demographics.
Hoovers is the best place to start for Company Information. You can download site data into PDFs and spreadsheets. Easy way to compare multiple companies at the same time.
Business Insights: Essentials - Research and compare companies and industries using industry rankings, company profiles, market share data, investment reports, charts, graphs, and more.
Contains full text to over 2,300 business and trade journals. Strengths include News, Case Studies, Company Profiles, Country Reports, Datamonitor Reports, Global Data, Industry News, Market Research Reports, Product Reviews, and SWOT Analysis.

HBS Working Knowledge is a forum for innovation in business practice, offering readers a first look at cutting-edge thinking from Harvard Business School faculty, and the opportunity to both influence and use these concepts before they enter mainstream management practice.

Provides access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications.  Use the included Company Dossier module to retrieve detailed company information and financial performance measures or identify and compare companies matching specific criteria.
MSN Money is a free website which provides some of the same information found in the commercial databases noted, and occasionally an otherwise difficult topic such as Industry Growth Rate.

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