Randall Library Home
NOT PUBLISHED
Subject: 

Quick Search for Business

Helpful Websites

SIC Codes to NAICS

SIC Codes to NAICS

[More details]
SIC Search Online

Industrial Classification Codes: All companies are classified by the federal government into categories called industry classifications based on the general product of business line of the company. This categorization system assigns every business an SIC (Standard Industrial Classification) code and/or a North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code. The industry classification allow you to compare like companies and industries.Directories may contain one or both of these codes.

[More details]
NAICS Search Online

Industrial Classification Codes: All companies are classified by the federal government into categories called industry classifications based on the general product of business line of the company. This categorization system assigns every business an SIC (Standard Industrial Classification) code and/or a North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code. The industry classification allow you to compare like companies and industries.Directories may contain one or both of these codes.

[More details]
Federal Reserve Board

The Federal Reserve System is the central bank of the United States. It was founded by Congress in 1913 to provide the nation with a safer, more flexible, and more stable monetary and financial system. Over the years, its role in banking and the economy has expanded.

[More details]
Chicago manual of style (Purdue University Writing Lab)

Chicago manual of style from the Purdue University Writing Lab

[More details]
Public Register's Annual Report Service

View over 5,000 online annual reports or 10-K presentations for various companies.

[More details]
EDGAR Database

For finding SEC documents.

[More details]
Barron's Annual Reports

Annual Reports for the world's top publicly traded companies.

[More details]
Carol World

Company reports from Asia, Europe and U.S.

[More details]
SEDAR

Canada's EDGAR

[More details]
U.S. NYSE

Information on the New York Stock Exchange

[More details]
NASDAQ

Official site of The NASDAQ Stock Market featuring free stock quotes, stock exchange prices, stock market news, and online stock trading tools.

[More details]
FinancialWeb

Focuses on content from the North American and Latin American markets.

[More details]
Big Charts

Provides access to professional-level research tools such as interactive charts, quotes, industry analysis and intraday stock screeners, as well as market news and commentary.

[More details]
Bureau of Labor Statistics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics has provided essential economic information to support public and private decision-making since 1884.

[More details]
Bureau of the Census

serves "as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy."

[More details]
Dismal Scientist

Reports leading economic indicators and analysis of U.S. economy.

[More details]
CEO Express

News, business magazines, market quotes, business research and much more.

[More details]
RFE Resources for Economists on the Internet

This guide is sponsored by the American Economic Association. It lists more than 2,000 resources in 97 sections and sub-sections available on the Internet of interest to academic and practicing economists, and those interested in economics.

[More details]
WebEC

This is an effort to categorize free information in economics on the WWW. You may browse WebEc contents or you can use it's search function.

[More details]
Yahoo! Finance

For quick overviews of companies.

[More details]
World Bank Data

provides reliable data about countries of the world.  You can search by country, topic, or indicator.

[More details]
IMF Country Data

comtains country information from the International Monetary Fund.

[More details]
Ohio State University's Virtual Finance Library

Guide to sites for information about finance, banking, and investing.

[More details]
Accountants World.com

AccountantsWorld offers a complete, integrated suite of innovative accounting, payroll, and practice management solutions that help accountants work collaboratively with clients to foster greater client loyalty and improve practice bottom lines.

[More details]
AuditNet

AuditNet is a Global Resource for Auditors.

[More details]
U.S. State Department - Background Notes

This site is a permanent electronic archive of information released prior to January 20, 2001. This site is not updated so external links may no longer function.

[More details]
Country Studies/Area Handbooks

Contains the electronic versions of 80 books previously published in hard copy as part of the Country Studies Series. The Country Studies collection presents descriptions and analysis of the "historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of counties throughout the world and examines the interrelationships of those systems and the ways they are shaped by cultural factors." The original series was designed to provide information on lesser known areas of the world. As a result the series is not all-inclusive.

[More details]
U.S. Dept. of Commerce International Trade Administration

The International Trade Administration (ITA) strengthens the competitiveness of U.S. industry, promotes trade and investment, and ensures fair trade through the rigorous enforcement of our trade laws and agreements. ITA works to improve the global business environment and helps U.S. organizations compete at home and abroad.

[More details]
U.S. Small Business Administration

has provided "millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses."

[More details]
Bplans.com

Business plans resource.

[More details]

Recommended Databases

ABI/INFORM Complete

The business research database features thousands of 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. Comparable to EBSCOhost Business Source Complete.

[More details]
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage

NetAdvantage is a comprehensive source of business and investment information that offers online access to Standard & Poor's research-related products; this source includes industry surveys, stock reports, corporation records, The Outlook, mutual fund reports, and more.

[More details]
IBISWorld

A comprehensive collection of Industry Market Research. IBISWorld is a powerful business tool to learn about existing clients or potential clients’ core industries of involvement & how changes to those industries can have an impact on you or your organization.

[More details]
Mergent Online

Mergent Online, source for global business and financial information on over 10,000 U.S. public companies, and 17,000+ non-U.S. public companies, as well as extensive corporate and municipal bond, UIT, and dividend information.

[More details]
EconLit

EconLit, the American Economic Association’s electronic database, is the world’s foremost source of references to economic literature. This database contains more than one million records, with citations and abstracts dating back to 1886. EconLit covers virtually every area related to economics.

[More details]
ProQuest Entrepreneurship

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. Comparable to EBSCOhost Entrepreneurial Studies Source.

[More details]
Morningstar Investment Research Center

Search this essential business database with over 18,000 stocks and mutual funds to determine where to invest your money. Identify stocks and funds that meet your criteria and read reports prepared by Morningstar. Obtain an analysis of your current portfolio or see how the stocks and funds you select work together to form a balanced portfolio.

[More details]
Mergent InvestorEdge

Mergent InvestorEdge provides a powerful business research tool, access to the documents and financial information you need for each individual company – incorporating the latest research technology for comprehensive investment research. Look up all corporate documents including annual, industry and equity reports as well as general contact information for each domestic and international company in our database.

[More details]
Key Business Ratios

Key Business Ratios on the Web (KBR) provides immediate online access to competitive benchmarking data. This powerful tool lets researchers examine industry benchmarks compiled from D&B®’s database of public and private companies, featuring 14 key business ratios (users choose a one-year or three-year set of ratios) for public and private companies in 800 lines of business.

[More details]
ReferenceUSA

ReferenceUSA helps users create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds and locate people. The database includes access to information about more than 20 million businesses, 222 million consumers, U.S. new businesses, and U.S. homeowners and movers. ReferenceUSA's quality information helps researchers, students and job-seekers answer a wide variety of questions, and saves them valuable time and money.

[More details]
ProQuest European Business

This database contains the latest European business and financial information. Includes resources such as The Economist, Fortune and European Business Journal.

[More details]
ProQuest Accounting & Tax

Provides centralized access to accounting and tax top journals, reference reports, proceedings, dissertations and more, including over 2,300 publications with hundreds in full-text. Covering current news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting, business, and tax issues of the day. Part of ProQuest Central.

[More details]
Checkpoint

Checkpoint(TM) research system offers you fast, effective ways to find answers to your business, tax and financial research questions.

[More details]
Public Affairs Information Services (PAIS)

The Public Affairs Information Services database provides information on business, public and international affairs, public and social policies and international relations. PAIS includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world.

[More details]
Statistics of U.S. Business

U.S. Census Bureau. A free online resource for statistical business information.

[More details]

Contact Librarian

Beth
Kaylor
Coordinator of Business, Entrepreneurship and Government Information Research
Phone Number: 
Office: 
RL2062A

Need Help?

Chat requires JavaScript.

Feedback

NOT PUBLISHED