Business Information Center

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Market Research & Business Data

Simply Analytics

Generate maps and marketing reports using demographic, business, and consumer expenditure data.


Get in-depth information on 24 million U.S. businesses and 235 million U.S. residents.Find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, conduct market research and more.

Small Business Development

ProQuest Entrepreneurship

Find information on starting a company, operations management, sales, and growing or rescuing a business.
Creating a business plan:
  • U.S. SBA

Business Research

ABI/INFORM Collection

Find industry trends, business journals, peer-reviewed publications, & magazines

Business Magazines

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