Answered By: Julie Harding
Last Updated: Aug 23, 2016     Views: 118

UMUC has several databases that will assist you in researching an industry. These include Industry Surveys (Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage), Business Insights Essentials, and Hoover's. You can find these databases from the UMUC Library home page. For more information please see the Business Research: Finding Industry Overviews page.

You can also find trends and projections in Hoover's, ABI/Inform, and Business Source Complete. For more information please see the Business Research: Finding Industry Trends and Projections page.

You can find Market and Industry Trends on the free web at globalEdge Global Insights page

You can also use the Hoover's database to create lists of companies based on a variety of criteria. For more information on how to do this, please see the Using Hoovers to Create Company and Industry Lists page. 


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