UAPL Online Reference Databases

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Database sort descending Description

AtoZdatabases

Provides directory information on businesses, households, and healthcare professionals in the United States. Includes a job search, detailed maps, business email addresses, and much more.

Business Source Premier

Provides critical business information, including company and industry profiles, country reports, market research reports, peer-reviewed articles, and much more.

DemographicsNow

Access a demographic report on a location, or locations, for information on demographics, retail spending, consumer expenditures, and more. The perfect tool for finding untapped markets and household buying patterns, direct mail targeting, and much more.

Encyclopedia of American Industries

Examines different industries in the United States with information on current leaders and conditions. Includes manufacturing, agriculture, service, mining, and construction industries, among others.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance
NEW

Introduces concepts of business and finance, including economics, banking, accounting, marketing, management, investment, and more.

Encyclopedia of Small Business

Presents information for aspiring and current small business owners, including financing, financial planning, business plan creation, market analysis, sales strategy, tax planning, human resource issues, and more.

Gale Directory Library

Contains listings from the Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media for radio stations, television stations, and cable companies, including those from the United States and Canada, and listings from the Encyclopedia of Associations for national organizations in the United States.

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Presents comprehensive financial information and independent analysis on investments, including mutual funds, stocks, ETFs, and CEFs.

National Newspapers

Provides access to the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Christian Science Monitor, Chicago Tribune, and more, from the 1980s to the present.

Reference USA

Contains directory information on businesses and households in the United States and Canada, as well as physicians and dentists. Includes jobs and internships.

Regional Business News

Contains regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Includes some international coverage.

Value Line Research Center
This database is accessible only from the library.

Provides financial information, including current and historical market and financial data, analyst commentaries, price projections, analytical tools, and more.  In-Library use only

Weiss Financial Ratings Series

Offers financial strength ratings on banks, credit unions, insurance companies, mutual funds and stocks, including Weiss Ratings and TheStreet Ratings.