Look in the COD Library Catalog for books, videos and other types of audiovisual items.
These titles are representative of the wide variety of business resources that are available to research companies and the industries in which these companies operate.
Directory of Corporate Affiliations
Ref HG 4057 .A217
This set contains subsidiary and affiliate information for major public and private U.S. and foreign firms.
D & B Million Dollar Directory
Ref HC 102 .D8
America's leading public and private companies.
International Directory of Company Histories
Ref HD 2721 .I6x
Profiles of the historical development of the world's leading companies.
Ref HG's/Call #'s vary.
Bank/Finance, Industrial, International, Municipal/Government, OTS Industrial/Unlisted, Public Utility, Transportation.
Financial profiles of major U.S. publicly-held companies.
Illinois Manufacturers and Services Directories
Ref HC 107 .I3 I55 and I62
State directory of businesses.
Directory of American Firms Operating in Foreign
Ref HG 4538 .A1 D5 2009
Directory of Foreign Firms Operating in the
Ref HG 4057 .A2 1943 2010
Mergent International Manual
Ref HG 4009 .M66
Business Rankings Annual
Ref HD 2771 .B8
Rankings of companies, products, services and business activities.
D&B Business Rankings
Ref HG 4057 .A237
Public and private businesses ranked within industry category and state.
Encyclopedia of Associations
Ref AS 22 .E5
Associations are good sources of industry information.
Mergent Industry Review
Ref HG 4961 .M68
Financial data for more than 130 industries and major companies within those industries.
National Trade and Professional Associations
of the United States
Ref HD 2425 .D53
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage - Available on campus and also off-campus with a C.O.D. Library Card
Broad overviews of more than 50 industry groups with useful financial data and tips for analyzing specific industries.
U.S. Industry & Trade Outlook
Ref HC 101 .U54 U.S.
Department of Commerce overviews of more than 220 industries with statistical overviews and outlooks for international trade. Last published in 2000.
Go to the "Industry Reports" section which is organized by SIC Code. For each of the more than 200 SIC codes in the section, there are annotated links to free and fee-based industry sources.
You must have a valid College of DuPage library card to access from off-campus.
Provides full text financial and organizational profiles for public and private companies with links to Web sites, news articles, stock charts, annual reports and industry reports.
U.S. company information searchable by company name, geographic location, type of business, and business size. Useful for marketing and sales planning.
This prestigious business newspaper is an excellent source of company and industry information.
Christine Kickels, Reference Librarian