CAREERS DATABASES

Business Source Elite Available Remotely / App Available
An EBSCO database of full text for over 1,000 business and economics journals plus indexing and article summaries for many more. Dates back to 1985 for some titles. Includes profiles for the world's 10,000 largest companies. Updated daily.

 

Career Center Available Remotely
One-to-one help for adults searching for a job, going back to school, preparing for the GED, or taking the citizenship test. Tutors are available from 2:00 to 9:00 p.m., seven days a week. A Resource Library with information on resumes, cover letters, job searching, and more is available 24/7.

 

Reference USA Available Remotely
A business directory searchable by company name, executive name, business type, sales volume, number of employees, year established, geographic area, and more. Most company profiles include executive lists, links to subsidiaries/parent companies, a list of competitors, links to recent news articles about the company, and links to stock information and SEC reports. Search criteria can be combined to create company lists in either full or brief format.

 

Regional Business News Available Remotely
An EBSCO database of business journals, newspapers and news wires covering metropolitan and rural areas of the United States. Full text of most titles with article abstracts for others. Updated daily.

 

Sorkins Directory of Business & Government No Remote Access
Profiles of companies and organizations in the Chicago, St. Louis, and Kansas City metropolitan areas. Searchable by company, person’s name, industry, location, phone number, or a combination of terms. Includes titles and names of company executives, industry codes, and narrative descriptions. Mini-profiles called “Prospects” are also available.

 

Standard & Poors NetAdvantage In Library Use
Standard & Poors NetAdvantage Available Remotely
An investment tool with analysts’ news and commentary on financial markets and inStandard and Poor’s NetAdvantage is an investment tool with analysts’ news and commentary on financial markets and industries; searchable publications such as industry surveys, stock and mutual fund reports; and a Learning Center that covers smart investing basics, retirement planning, and more.


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