Howard Business Library
Business, Economics, and Financial News
- American Banker
- Business Week
- CBS Market Watch
- CNN Financial
- Education Commission of the States
- The Economist
- Federal Reserve Bank of NY Market Rates
- Financial Times
- Fortune Magazine
- Institutional Investor Magazine
- New York Times
- New York Times Business Page
- Wall Street Journal
- Wall Street Executive Library
- Wall Street Research Net
- Washington Business Journal
- Yahoo Financial, current market prices
Top 7 Business Database
ABI/Inform Global R
Description: Covers business, finance, and economics journals; company profiles; Wall Street Journal. In-depth coverage of business conditions, trends, corporate strategies and tactics, management techniques, product information and related topics. Number of simultaneous logons: Unlimited.
Business Source Complete
Description: a scholarly business database. BSC collection comprise of peer-reviewed and business related journals. Access full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full-text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, faculty seminars (videos), and more.
Emerald Fulltext Journals R
Description: Contains 35,000 articles from over 100 management journals, complete with full text archives back to 1994. Covers the major management disciplines including strategy, leadership, information management, marketing and human resource management.
Lexis-Nexis Academic R
Description: Search the full text of today's news, or search back more than 20 years. Retrieve full text company news & financial information. Search full text federal, state & international legal materials. Find full text & abstracted medical & health information. Search general reference sources. Number of simultaneous logons: Unlimited.
Mergent Online R
Description: Covers business description, history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, long-term debt and capital stock. Financial statements are presented in "as-reported" form and in native currencies, maintaining the full integrity of this critical information.
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage R
Description: Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage--Provides S&P's financial information for investment research and commentary with access to the S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Mutual Fund Reports, Bond Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, and The Outlook, among others.
Business School Library
The Howard University Business Library, established in 1970, is a component of the University Libraries System. The mission of the library is to support learning, teaching, research, and curriculum development for the School of Business, the primary clientele, and also the wider University community. The staff selects, organizes, interprets, and facilitates access to information.
The Business Library's Web site provides a description of services, access to traditional business resources, electronic resources of business and related information, and links to many other useful sites. The purpose of this site is to assist students, faculty, staff, and administrators of the School of Business, our primary clientele, and the wider University in its teaching, learning, and research efforts.
Library resources concentrate on accounting, management, Hospitality Management, marketing, international business, insurance, finance, computer and information systems analysis, business law, economics, business communications, and health services. The library contains over 80,000 books and subscribes to over 1,200 serial titles, a growing number of electronic databases and other resources. Computers are available for research.
An outstanding asset of the Business Library is its collection of corporate reports. These reports include current and retrospective (since 1970) annual reports, 10-K reports of public American corporations. Moody's Manuals on microfiche augment the corporate reports: Industrial Manual, 1920 to present; Bank and Finance Manual, 1953 to present.
Mergent Business Databases
Mergent D&B Key Business Ratios R
Description: Access competitive benchmarking data; examine industry benchmarks compiled from D&B’s database of public and private companies. Search data by SIC and NAIC code, line of business, asset range and year; review company filtering and user profiles; download and create industry and company reports.
Mergent Archives R
Description: The D&B Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios are made possible through over one million financial statements in the D&B Financial Information Base. This file consists of U.S. corporations, partnerships and proprietorships both public and privately owned, in all size ranges, and includes over 800 different lines of business as defined by the U.S. Standard industrial Classification (SIC) code numbers. Data is collected weekly, maintained daily, and constantly edited and updated.
Mergent First Research R
Description: Provides industry profiles covering over 900 industry segments. Updated on a quarterly basis First Research industry profiles contain critical analysis, statistics and forecasts.
Mergent Investor Edge R
Description: Research tool provides access to company documents and financial information for individual companies. Search corporate documents including annual reports, industry reports as well as Corporate Bond Reports; including, industry reports with sector level analysis covering current environment, industry profiles, performance, and market trends outlook.
Mergent Million Dollar Directory R
Description: Business directory provides information on public and private companies with more than 45 employees or more than $3 million in annual sales. Search both privately held and public companies and their executives. Directory combines complete coverage on all businesses in the U.S. and Canada with business profiles on firms in over 200 countries worldwide.