Business, Consumers and Finance
Click on the name of a database to go to it. All databases are available both in and outside of the library except as noted; if you're outside the library, all databases require a library card number except as noted.
In addition to searching the databases individually, you can use the Ohio Web Library to search all the statewide information databases using a single interface. Note: This does not search the databases which are provided by Cuyahoga Falls Library, which are indicated below with a small library logo to the right of the title.
Business Source Premier
Business Source Premier from EBSCOhost provides indexing and full text of articles from over 2,800 scholarly journals and business periodicals covering management, international business, accounting, finance, economics, banking, marketing, and other business-related topics. Search for specific companies or industries, or by subject or keyword to find national and international news in both current and historical articles going as far back as 1965. Includes Datamonitor Company Profiles.
ConsumerReports.org provides Web-based access through EBSCOhost to the most current Consumer Reports ratings available. In addition to the popular side-by-side product rankings and ratings, ConsumerReports.org also offers links to blogs, forums and videos to help consumers make better purchasing decisions on all the products they are shopping for. Additionally, ConsumerReports.org now provides access to "Cars Best Deal Plus" a tool that offers dealer pricing info so you can negotiate the best car price possible. The easy searching and navigation make finding the right information quick and easy.
[Consumer Reports Health.org] http://www.consumerreports.org/health/home.htm
Morningstar Investment Research Center combines in one convenient database all the stock, fund, industry and ETF information necessary for in-depth research and smart portfolio construction. It is a one-stop-shop for screening and report building tools including extensive help and education materials.
Excellent for ready-reference business searches and compiling lists of companies, this national directory allows you to look up a company by name, line of business, size or geography. Data provided for each company include contact information, annual sales, SIC codes, lines of business, employees, credit rating, toll free number and ticker symbol. There is also a residential database for looking up individuals.
Regional Business News
This database from EBSCOhost provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.
Provides independent investment information, analyzing over 1,700 stocks, more than 90 industries, the stock market, and the economy. The Rating & Reports section details the history, current status, and projected performance of individual stocks. Value Line is backed by an independent research staff of more than 70 experienced independent professional security analysts and statisticians.