Databases for Business

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Business research from journals, trade publications, market research reports, dissertations, and working papers.
Provides full text access for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications.
Industry research reports with the very latest content on every U.S. industry.
Provides information on 50,000+ companies, 215 countries, 2,000+ industries, live news feeds, 500 new comment and news articles per week, and details of 3,000+ financial deals per month.
Includes fundamental data on over 50,000 global publicly traded companies, annual reports for over 300,000 companies worldwide, and more.
A statistics portal that integrates data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets on over 60,000 topics from 18,000 sources.
The financial newspaper of record offering in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as coverage of hard news.

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Journal articles and other sources on accounting, taxes, banking, financial servces, and related topics.
News, reports, and statistics about the advertising industry.
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On-campus access only.
Insight into the American consumer boom of the mid-20th century through access to market research reports and supporting documents.
Information on business and finance topics across Asia and Europe.
Federal resource on labor economics and statistics.
Allows users to conduct company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research.
With 600 full text titles, CBCA is the most comprehensive Canadian reference and current events database available today.
An annual series that provides subnational economic data by industry.
Find data about U.S. companies. Identify company ownership and sales volume. Research local businesses and markets.
Provides full text to nearly 500 journals plus citations, with abstracts, to over 600 journals, books, and working papers in all fields of economics.
Provides a detailed portrait of the United States' economy once every five years, from the national to the local level.
Online, self-paced course for determining whether starting a business is right for you.
Offers users full text for more than 125 key periodicals, 135 reference books, numerous case studies, thousands of company profiles, and over 600 videos with transcripts.
A comprehensive resource that enables users to explore industries and careers, plan their education, and prepare for job searching.
This publication is an indispensable resource for anyone wanting to understand the context of global trade and finance.
Provides full text access to more than 250 reference sources, primarily encyclopedias.
Brings together manuscript, printed and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history.
The sole repository for statistics on the external debt of developing countries, with data for 135 individual countries that report to the World Bank’s Debtor Reporting System.
Core scholarly journals (especially back issues), ebooks, and images from a range of disciplines, with full-text searching and DRM-free downloads.
Provides access to competitive benchmarking data featuring 14 key business ratios for public and private companies in 800 lines of business.
A digital collection of primary sources covering the history of Western trade.
Primary research and expert market analysis including industry interviews, competitive analysis, market trends, product innovations, buyer behavior, and market share.
Comprehensive information and stock/fund analyst reports on mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, and stocks.
Working papers from the National Bureau of Economic Research, a nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works.
Provides full text coverage for 730 national and international newspapers, 16 North Carolina newspapers, and TV and radio news transcripts.
Features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.
Provides access to 30,000+ technical books, videos, interactive tutorials, case studies, learning paths, and audio books on business, technology, and science topics.
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From "Select your institution," choose "Institution not listed" and enter your App State e-mail, or log in with an existing account.
Each handbook takes an aspect of its discipline, explaining the key issues, the classic and contemporary debates on those issues, and setting the agenda for how those debates might evolve.
Business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family-owned, private equity-owned, venture-backed, and international unlisted companies.
Contains over 3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations in psychology and related disciplines.
Provides access to 75 regional business publications including journals, newspapers and newswires, and includes Business North Carolina.
Provides bibliographic citations to working papers, journal articles, books, and book chapters, many in full text, covering all aspects of economics.
The financial newspaper of record offering in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as coverage of hard news (1889-1994).
Featuring over 20,000 scholarly and professional books, handbooks, dictionaries, companions, and landmark book series.
Provides competitive intelligence and prospecting data on advertisers and advertising agencies.
Compiled from officially-recognized international sources providing 331 indicators, from agriculute to urban development, covering 209 countries.