From time to time, Kemp Library previews potential new databases. The library, in making their decision to acquire the rights to use the database, seriously considers the opinions of the ESU community including students, faculty, and staff regarding the value they place on the proposed acquisition.
Please preview the following database(s) and make your opinion known to Professor Leslie Berger, Electronic Resources Librarian.
First Research from Mergent: Provides industry profiles for over 900 industry segments. Profile includes an industry segment overview, competitor landscape, products & operations, sales & marketing, recent developments, business challenges, trends & opportunities, an executive perspective, interview preparation questions, and financial analysis and industry forecasts. Trial runs through May 5, 2014
IBISWorld: Since 1971 IBISWorld has provided comprehensive industry research reports on over 700 US industries. Each report consists of 30-40 pages of key statistics & analysis of marketing characteristics, operating conditions, current and future performance forecasts, major industry participants and more. Our trial runs through April 30, 2014.
Mergent Online: Provides business & financial on domestic & foreign companies. Company profiles include a company description & history, SEC documents, basic data, key financial ratios, earning estimates, stock information, etc. Our trial also includes the Dun & Bradstreet Private Company Directory. Data can be downloaded into spreadsheets and you can create customized analysis and comparison reports. Trial runs through May 5, 2014