Gale Business: DemographicsNow connects users with a wealth of highly detailed demographic data on more than 24 million U.S. businesses and 206 million consumers
Gale Business: Entrepreneurship is a comprehensive database that covers all aspects of starting and operating a business.
Gale Business: Plan Builder is a step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing and optimizing a business or nonprofit.
Gale Courses is brought to you by the Evanston Public Library and offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a valued library card holder you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month
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More than 3,600 encyclopedias and reference sources. Topics covered: world history and culture, medicine and health, statistics, literature, business and science.
Mergent Archives contains the full, digitized text of Moody’s Manuals, dating back to 1909. Research is simplified through extensive screening options and linked tables of contents for every manual, allowing you to go right to the information that matters to you. The Archives also contain annual reports dating back to 1925, and stock analyst reports provided by Ford Equity Research.
Mergent Intellect is a database providing basic company facts on over 20 million North American companies and over 70 million global companies, including company locations; estimated sales and number of employees; industry analysis; Dun & Bradstreet data including D-U-N-S identifier numbers, credit ratings, and corporate “family tree” details; and executive contacts and biographies.
Everyone is familiar with Morningstar’s expertise in analyzing mutual funds. But the Morningstar Investment Research Center provides much more than mutual fund information. You can find analysis of stocks, ETFs, and the markets in general, including market indexes, market sectors, and specific industries. You can also access all four of Morningstar’s most popular newsletters: Morningstar DividendInvestor; Morningstar FundInvestor; Morningstar StockInvestor; and Morningstar ETFInvestor. Back issues are available for one year.
In addition to Morningstar’s powerful stock, mutual fund, and ETF screening tools, you can also use the Portfolio tools to learn about asset allocation and goal-based investing, or to assess the amount of risk in your current investment portfolio.[Licensing considerations dictate a limited number of simultaneous users of this product. If you cannot access Morningstar Investment Research Center immediately, please try again later. ]