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Business Research


 The library has a large collection of print and online resources for business research and
reference librarians to assist in the use of the resources. Here is a list of the major resources.

Selected Online Business Research Resources

                              academic Indexing, abstracts, and full text for publications dating to 1975 including peer-reviewed titles in this academic multidisciplinary database.
 business Detailed company and industry news and information including profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, industry overviews, company histories, chronologies, and periodicals.
 bizsource Provides research coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

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New Jersey's Premier Business to Business Directory with searchable records by company name, size, geographic area, and by SIC or NAIC code.
Provides comprehensive industry and market research articles available through JerseyClicks.
 masterfile Indexing, abstracts, and full text for publications dating to 1975 covering general reference, business, education, health, science and more.
 nytimes Full text coverage of the New York Times Late Edition (East Coast) 1980-current, and the New York Times Book Review and Magazine 1997-current.
Electronic editions of local newspapers including the Asbury Park Press 1999-current, the Record 1985-current, and the Star Ledger, 1996-current. Also includes regional and national U.S. newspapers.
newspaper Selected full text for national and international newspapers; also contains full text television and radio news transcripts, and selected full text for many regional newspapers.
Atlanta Constitution, Atlanta Journal, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, Seattle Post, USA Today, Washington Post.
 refusa Directory and profile information on millions of U.S. businesses. Searchable by size, location, type of business, and more.
 regbusnews Comprehensive coverage for regional businesses in journal, newspaper, and newswire publications, most of which are in full text
Provides you with Standard & Poor's professional expertise and data to better understand corporate trends and the dynamics of investing. Users can access proprietary analysis/rankings of companies, sectors, equities, mutual funds, and bonds by Standard & Poor's, the world’s foremost provider of independent financial ratings and investment research.
Online access to Value Line's leading publications covering stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks. Available only in a Monmouth County Library Branch Location or Member Location.
 wallstjournal Full text articles from the Wall Street Journal, Eastern Edition from 1984-current.

Selected Internet Sites For Business Research

ceoxpress A web portal for business information.
refdesk A web portal for general reference information.
A collection of investment information websites.
Provides assistance in doing research in a variety of business and management topics in the collections of the Rutgers University Libraries.
Including the Economic Census, County Business Patterns, and NAICS and SIC code directories.
yahoofinance An easy to use collection of financial information.

A knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities.

Career Related Business Information

careerguide outlook


Career Guide
to Industries
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Career InfoNet
Employer Locator


Business Research – Book Resources

R016.33 ENC Encyclopedia of Business Information Sources
R016.33 MOS
Strauss’s Handbook of Business Information  
For Librarians, Students, & Researchers
R338.0973 STA     
Standard & Poor’s Industry Surveys
R338.74 NEW New Jersey Business Sourcebook
R381 LAZ Market Share Reporter
R650.025 DUN Dun & Bradstreet Directories including
Million Dollar Directory
R650.025 DUN Business Rankings
R650.025 DUN  D & B Directory of Service Companies
R658.151 TRO  Almanac of Business and Industrial Financial Ratios
R658.83 SAL  Survey of Buying Power and Media Markets 
R659.1 LEX  Advertising Red Books

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