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AOL Time Warner
American Booksellers Association
Associated Press Industry News
BBC Business News
Bertelsmann AG
BookWire - News
Business Insights: Essentials * - Art
Business Insights: Essentials* - Book
Business Insights: Essentials* - Entertainment
Business Insights: Essentials* - Music
Business Insights: Essentials* - News
Business Insights: Essentials* - Publishing
Business Insights: Essentials* - Radio
Business Insights: Essentials* - Television
Cox Enterprises
Digital Media Net - News
Editor and Publisher
Entertainment Industry Stats
Entertainment News (Business)
- Yahoo News
Financial Times* - Business and Industry News
Fox Entertainment Group
Google News
Hearst Corporation
Hollywood Reporter - News
Hoovers.com - Leisure
Hoovers.com - Media Industry
Internet Movie Database
Journal of Electronic Publishing
Liberty Media
The Motion Picture Editors Guild
New York Times - Business News
Paramount Pictures
Seybold Reports - Technology in the Publishing Industry
Simon and Schuster
Sony Corporation
Variety.com - News
Virgin Group, Inc.
Vivendi Universal
Wall Street Journal* - Business and Industry News
Washington Post - Business and Industry News

More News Links

Industry Overviews*:

Architectural Services
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
Coating, Engraving, and Allied Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
Commercial Art and Graphic Design
Dance Studios, Schools, and Halls
Indusrties at a Glance - Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Jewelry, Precious Metal
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
Theatrical Producers (Except Motion Pictures) and Miscellaneous Theatrical Services

Datamonitor - Global Toys and Games Industry Profile (PDF)
Datamonitor - Global Leisure Equipment and Products (PDF)

Reference Books:

Encyclopedia of American Industries: REF HC 102 .E53 (2 vols)
Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries: REF HD 2324 .E528
Information, Finance, and Services USA: REF HD 9999 .I493 U625
The Penguin Atlas of Media and Information: REF P91 .B29


The Art Book: International Publishing Review: PER0798.0000
Billboard: Business and Company Resource Center
Critical Studies in Media Communications: PER1720.1000
DSL Entertainment: Business and Company Resource Center
Electronic Publishing: Business Source Premier
eMedia Magazine: PER2108.7500
Entertainment Design: Academic Search Premier
Entertainment Storage and Networking: Business and Company Resource Center
Hollywood Reporter: Business and Company Resource Center
Journal of Broadcasting and Electronic Media: PER3240.0000
Media History: Academic Search Premier
Media Industry Newsletter: Business and Company Resource Center
Media and Methods: Academic Search Premier
Media Psychology: Academic Search Premier
Media Report to Women: PER4043.0000
Medialine: Business and Company Resource Center
MediaWeek: Business and Company Resource Center
Variety: Business and Company Resource Center



Art Dealers and Art Galleries - Industry Reports
Bookstores - Industry Reports
Commercial Printers - Industry Reports
Custom Picture Frame Shops - Industry Reports
Entertainment Industry Stats
Printing Machinery and Equipment Manufacturers - Industry Reports


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