Business Resources Portal
Access databases with specialized business content from the subject research guides below.
Company InformationFind company directories and profiles, financial information and ratios, supply chain and procurement, along with analyst and equity reports.
Industry Information SourcesFind industry overviews and reports that include forecasts, market trends, key players, financial ratios and benchmarks, SWOT analysis, and information on industry conditions.
Market ResearchFind market research reports that provide research on on market size, share, and other emerging market trends along with consumer product intelligence, brand strategies, consumer demographics and surveys.
Business News & Scholarly ArticlesFind article databases and news aggregates for information from thousands of popular press magazines, business publications, academic journals, and newspapers. Articles are available as PDFs, text versions, and some individual subscriptions.
Statistics & DataFind corporate data on financials, ownership, and executive information, business and economic data for Minnesota, economic time series data sets, along with other government economic and political risk data.
Global Business SourcesFind country statistics and economic development sources, information on business environments and operations, cultural aspects of international business, and additional resources for industry and company profiles.
Find information about newly acquired databases and other library materials to explore.
MarketsandMarkets provides detailed niche market research reports on current trends and industries; including but not limited to: AI, Big Data & Analytics, Blockchain, IoT, Nanotechnology, and Wearables. Covered industries include Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Banking, Agriculture and more.
The Conference Board reports on key issues in business management and economics. Focus areas include: Economic Development, Strategy and Finance, Governance Issues, and Human Capital. Economic datasets include historical data for key economic indicators.
S&P CapIQ PRO - ESG and Panjiva
Added to Capital IQ (Standard & Poors). ESG data and rankings are used for finance/investment analysis, informs climate and environmental risk, and addresses DEI related questions through the data on corporate governance. Panjiva is a database of global suppliers, manufacturers, and trade professionals. Contact email@example.com for access.
Elgar Online UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
Elgar is a signatory to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Publishers Compact*. On the ElgarOnline platform find an ebook collection that relates to the themes of the 17 goals. The collection includes scholarly monographs, research handbooks and reference titles. Access includes DRM free, perpetual access for unlimited users making these materials ideal for teaching and research.
Mergent Bond Record (in Mergent Archives)
Mergent’s Bond Record offers a comprehensive view on corporate, government, municipal, industrial development/environmental control revenue and international bonds, plus structured finance and equipment trust issues, medium-term notes, convertible issues, preferred stocks and commercial paper issues. Coverage is from 2004 to 2020.
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Career Events from the UMN Career Services Administration
Find information on the upcoming virtual career fairs, resumé & cover letter drop-in hours, & company hosted information sessions.