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Databases can help you start a small business.


Access Business

This web-based resource brings together current and archived content from the complete, full-text electronic editions of approximately 200 business and law journals, local and regional business news weeklies and other news sources across North America—most of which are not available in any other database. Researchers can use this information to study an organizations’ performance through annual or quarterly financial results, compare forecasts and strategy versus execution, uncover trends and identify emerging market opportunities.

Covers: Daily Record (Baltimore), Crain’s New York Business (NYC), Dolan’s Virginia Business Observer (Norfolk)

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Business Insights : Essentials

Business Insights : Essentials provides business and industry content in the following areas: Periodical articles, news articles, and press releases. Detailed information for domestic and international companies and associations, including information on:

Replaces Gale Business Resources
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Business Newsbank

An archive of business related articles from across the country. This unique resource contains the full text of business related articles selected from local-level newspapers such as the Harford Business Ledger and  the Star-Democrat (Easton). This is an incredible resource for small business information and regional news. Baltimore area newspapers include: The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore Daily Record, and Warfields Business Record.
ceased updating June 2009
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier. Full text searching of journals, business related newspapers and journals. All business disciplines are covered, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

NetAdvantage (Standard & Poor’s)

NetAdvantage Features: 

Access to the Industry surveys section  permitted only at Pratt Library locations.  Remote access is not available.

(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)

ReferenceUSA : Business Database

ReferenceUSA: Business Database is a directory database of over 11 million U.S. businesses. Search by company name, type, size or location of a busines or a combination. Parent/subsidiary information is also available.
(Accessible in all Pratt Library Locations, or from home with your library card)
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