This page lists and describes databases for Business research at the Salem State Library. When you access a database or article/journal title from off-campus, you will be prompted to enter a username and password. Your username and password are the same as those used for SSU email and Navigator. Go to A-Z Database List for a full list of library databases.
Extremely important source.
ABI/INFORM Global is a comprehensive collection of scholarly and trade articles.
ABI/INFORM Dateline includes elusive local and regional business publications.
ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry cites over 40,000 trade journals. Good for industry research.
KBR provides 14 key business ratios covering all critical areas of business performance: solvency, efficiency and profitability. Ratios are broken down into median figures, with upper and lower quartiles. Ratios are arranged by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Codes which makes it possible to compare a business' operating results with those of specific competitors or the industry as a whole.
A) a database of current and retrospective information on financial, strategic, and historical aspects of large, publicly traded companies;
B) D&B's 20M+ Private Company Search; and the classification code for scanning indices.
Among key business databases accessible online with an e-card are: Economist Historical Archive, Financial Times Historical Archive, Lynda.com, New York Times, AtoZ Databases, Capital Changes Reporter, Demographics Now, Mergent, Morningstar, and ValueLine.