Business Analyst Online (BAO) is a Web-based solution that makes custom site evaluation and market analysis fast and easy. Utilizing extensive demographic, consumer spending, and business data, BAO provides detailed information and insights about consumers, their lifestyles and buying behavior, and businesses in your market area. With BAO, you can:
Company & industry news linked to electronic reference books. Contains histories, market shares, rankings, industry surveys, and investment reports.
Full text of over 3,400 business periodicals. This is our largest business database. It provides our best access to scholarly journals. It also has special reports, including "SWOT" analysis. Note the green "company profiles" tab, which will allow you to access over 5,000 Datamonitor Company Profiles.
A smaller business database with full text of scholarly journals in English, many of which are based in Europe.
Indexes scholarly literature. Strong in the areas of medicine, engineering, the sciences, and business. Provides relevancy rankings based on the citation patterns of the articles. Sources are linked to Library electronic holdings via "Find It."
A massive database of full text articles. Strong in the areas of news, law, and business. Also contains many trade publications.
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Contains the full text of newspaper articles from over 350 titles. Provides our only source of electronic access to the Wall Street Journal.
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Demographic profiles, sales ranking of retail purchases for 210 U.S. markets. Data from Nielsen.
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Retail & Restaurant Sales per Square Foot Profile
Marketing Information Database (Passport GMID)
An integrated on-line information system providing key business intelligence on countries, companies, markets, and consumers. The GMID contains over a million demographic, economic, and marketing statistics for 205 countries worldwide. The database also contains 6-year historic market size data for more than 330 consumer products in 52 countries, plus 5-year forecasts. To access thousands of international company profiles in the GMID, click on "Browse Reports," and then click on "Company Profiles."
Directory of U.S. business. Lists size of company, year established, type of business, credit rating, top personnel, yearly sales and more. Data can be searched by name of company, name of officers, geographic area, SIC, size, revenue or any combination.
|SBRnet (Sports Business Research Network)
SBRnet (Sports Business Research Network) provides resources related to the business of sports including industry-developed market research, government statistics, facility reports and news, international market publications, customized research, and directories.
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Ulrichs Periodical Directory contains nearly a quarter-million serial records, including: academic and scholarly publications, consumer magazines, electronic publications, monographic series, newsletters, newspapers, trade publications, 'zines, and many other types of serial publications. Contact information and advertising rates are also provided.
A window on the full range of official statistical information available to the public from the Federal Government. Use it to track economic and population trends, education, health care costs, aviation safety, foreign trade, energy use, farm production, and more. Access official statistics collected and published by more than 100 Federal agencies without having to know in advance which agency produces them.
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Analytics at Work: Smarter Decisions, Better Results, Davenport, Thomas H - HD38.7 .D378 2010 Regular Loan
Business Analytics for Managers [electronic resource], Jank, Wolfgang - 2011
Cult of Analytics [electronic resource]: Driving Online Marketing Strategies Using Web Analytics, Jackson, Steve - 2009
Data Mining Techniques [electronic resource]: for Marketing, Sales, and Customer Relationship Management, Third Edition, Linoff, Gordon S - 2005
The New Know: Innovation Powered by Analytics, May, Thornton - HD38.7 .M383 2009
The New Rules of Retail: Competing in the World’s Toughest Marketplace, Lewis, Robin - HF5429 .L4854 2010
The New Science of Retailing: How Analytics are Transforming the Supply Chain and Improving Performance, Fisher, Marshall - HD38.5 .F57 2010
Pro SQL Server 2008 Analytics [electronic resource]: Delivering Sales and Marketing Dashboards, Paulen, Brian - 2009
Retail Analytics: the Secret Weapon, Cox, Emmett - HF5429 .C683 2012
The Value of Business Analytics: Identifying the Path to Profitability, Stubbs, Evan - HD30.28 .S787 2011
Web Analytics 2.0: the Art of Online Accountability & Science of Customer Centricity, Kaushik, Avinash - ZA4235 .K382 2010
Your Google Game Plan for Success : Iincreasing Your Web Presence with Google AdWords, Analytics and Website Optimizer, Teixeira, Joe - TK5105.885.G66 T45 2010
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Market Research Portal
A major free internet resource on marketing research topics.
Free site on marketing and branding trends.
Contains excellent reports on how people use the Internet and social media.
Companies and Financials
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Our most comprehensive overview of major Kathryn A. Martin Library Business Database sources.
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|The Lifestyle Market Analyst: REF HF 5415.33 .U6 L54 2008|
|Market Share Reporter: REF HF 5410 .M35 2008 (2 vols.)
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|New Strategist Publications: Varies
Must-have sources of demographics and statistics to help discover Niche Markets.
Last Update: September 12, 2012