October 2008

Jobs and Careers · Company Research


Dun & Bradstreet’s Million Dollar Directory

Dun’s Regional Business Directory- Cincinnati Area

Hoover’s Handbook of American Business

International Directory of Company Histories

Ward’s Business Directory of U.S. Private and Public Companies


Business and Company Resource Center. This online resource provides access to company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.

Business Full Text. Search articles from business-related magazines and journals. Users will find feature articles, product reviews, interviews, corporate profiles, reports from associations, societies, trade shows and conferences, etc.

Business NewsBank. Search news articles that cover companies, industries, executives, and products including current information on hard-to-research small companies. Also includes access to America’s Newspapers, where local Ohio newspapers can be searched.

Business Source Premier. Search full-text articles from thousands of scholarly business journals and peer-reviewed business publications. Or select “Company Profile,” and find a company’s major products and services, history, key employees, top competitors, and more.

ReferenceUSA. Search the business database by company name, sales volume, SIC codes, number of employees, product lines, geographical area, and more, through this online resource.