Business and Personal Finance Online Research

Business: Gale Virtual Reference Collection
Search a single eBook or DC Public Library’s GVRL collection for digital versions of selected encyclopedias and reference resources on a wide  range of subjects from art, business, environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nations and the world and science.

Business Insights: Global

Research and analyze companies, industries and economies around the world.

Consumers' Checkbook:  In Library Only
Provides consumers with information about local suppliers and service providers to help them get high quality services and products at the best possible prices. This nonprofit Web site covers approximately 80 topics, including prescription drug shopping, movers, auto repair shops and more. 

Dun & Bradstreet's Global Reach: In Library Only
Find any U.S. and Canadian company plus 8 million international businesses all in one database. Research individual companies worldwide, and view essential contact details. Conduct online market/industry research, and view corporate family trees.

Legal Forms Online
Designed to simplify access to standard legal forms. The database provides legal forms specifically drafted by attorneys for the District of Columbia, as well as federal forms and other documents applicable across the nation. Most forms can be customized by users. Subject areas include bankruptcy, bill of sale, contracts, divorce, employment, landlord tenant, living wills, name change, power of attorney, real estate, taxes, and last will and testament.

Lynda.com In Library Only (Digital Commons Martin Luther King Library)
Learn something new today. The Library offers over 2,300 training videos through Lynda.com. These videos usually last several hours, however they are broken into smaller chapters. Topics include MS Office, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Web design, Social Media, Business and Career Skills and much more.

Mergent Archives In Library Only
Complete archive of the Mergent/Moody's Manuals of corporate and securities information from 1909-present.   Find detailed company financial information: corporate annual reports,  Mergent Industry Reports, Ford Equity Reports, and  Key Business Ratios.

Mergent Online In Library Only
Provides business descriptions, corporate histories and financial statements for over 25,00 active and inacative U.S and international public companies. Updated daily.

Mergent Web reports In Library Only
Provides access to digital version of Mergent (formerly Moody's) Manuals published dating back to 1909.  Titles include: Bank & Finance, Industrial, OTC Industrial, Public Utility and Transportation. The company snapshots provide a quick overview of each company including address, telephone and fax number, ticker symbol, and company website.
 
Morningstar Library Edition:  In Library | Home or Office
Research and track information on stocks, mutual funds and ETFs.

Reference USA
Lists 14 million U.S. businesses and 220 million U.S. residents. Perfect for conducting job searches, searching for business opportunities and suppliers, tracking down addresses and phone numbers, locating out-of-town companies, corporate linkage, and conducting market and patent research.

Safari Books Online: In Library Only
Access more than 800 titles in Computer Technology, Programming and Personal and Professional Development.  Fully searchable up to date and current content from top publishers such as O’Reilly, Sams, Microsoft Press and more.

The Wall Street Journal
Access to the financial newspaper of record, with in-depth coverage of national and international finance as well as first-rate coverage of hard news. Full text backfile to 1984.

Value Line
**New Interface**Online access to Value Line's leading publications covering stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks.

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