Last Updated: Feb 26, 2016
- LexisNexis Academic
Look under Company tab (bottom right) and enter company name. Look for company Overview, Competitors, Ticker, NAICS/ SIC, news. Choose Industry tab. Keyword or SIC
- Standard & Poor's Industry Surveys
For best results, search by Ticker symbol. Look at Industry surveys - Trends, etc.
- Mergent Online
- Business Insights: Global
Ticker and NAICs. Try company or industry. Trends, history, market share
- Business Source Premier
Great for finding articles on industry and company. Keyword then look for NAICS in left side facets to find more on industry.
- Wall Street Journal
Includes statistics, studies and reports from over 18,000 sources with data from businesses, government departments, market research concerns or associations. Great for finding information on products. Statista How-To Video
Occupational Outlook Handbook 2014-2015
Call Number: Ref HF5382.5.U5 O33 2014
Publication Date: 2014-04-15
Includes descriptions of careers and organizes Occupation Groups by Industry. Available in print and online.
Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance, 16th Edition, 5-Volume Set
Call Number: Ref HF5381 .E52 2014
Publication Date: 2014-03-01
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