The classic version of the library catalog. Search the library’s collections to find books, e-books, journal titles, films, and more. Search your topic by keyword or subject--or search for specific items by author or title.
Encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference sources that provide authoritative information. Entries may be quick facts or in-depth articles. Useful for: background information, key concepts, historical context, and mining reference lists.
Market research reports compiled from widely available data. Topics include business-to-business marketing, casinos, gaming and wagering, consumer behavior, consumer marketing, entertainment, media and advertising, health care, leisure, restaurants, retail, sports marketing, and travel and tourism.
Index with full-text articles from top-tier business, finance, and management journals. Includes academic journals, case studies, company profiles, conference proceedings, financial data, industry reports, investment research reports, market research reports, SWOT analyses, and trade journals.
IBISWorld is a comprehensive collection of over 700 detailed US industry and risk rating reports. Industry reports include industry analysis, outlook, products and markets, market segments, supply chain, major players, competitive landscape, operating conditions, key statistics, and more. Risk rating reports include an industry risk score, risk trend analysis, growth risk analysis, and sensitivity risk.
Reference and research tool providing instant, real-time access to accurate, in-depth information on 24 million U.S. businesses and 235 million U.S. residents. Data-Axle Reference Solutions makes it faster and easier to find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, find news articles, conduct job searches, research papers, locate addresses and phone numbers, conduct market research and much more.
Web-based mapping application enabling creation of professional-quality thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data. Users are encouraged to create a personal account within Simply Map. Without an account, click the "Login as Guest" option.
ArcGIS Online is a cloud-based mapping platform that allows you to easily and
quickly make maps, collaborate, and share your maps with others. ArcGIS Online
is available for personal use through a free public account.
Resources for starting, growing, or locating a business in North Carolina. The Department of Commerce offers free consultation services including training and education, international trade and investment opportunities, research and analysis, site selection, and funding and incentives.