Posted 02/04/2021  |  Back

The Library as recently aquired six databases focused on business and market research to better support the various undergraduate and graduate buisness-focussed and related programs of study and research.

Join Strategic Projects Librarian, Connie Strittmatter for a quick demonstration of how to access and use these new resources.

All FSU faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend.

The databases that will be featured are as follows: 

AtoZ Academic Databases 

  • Locate information on over 30 million large and small businesses.
  • Create business lists at national, state, county, city and county and zip code levels.
  • Research consumer buying habits.


  • Find in-depth industry reports at the 5 digit NAICS level & specialized and more narrowly focused industry reports
  • Reports include industry performance, outlook, products & markets, competitive landscape, major companies, operating conditions and key industry statistics

First Research 

  • Locate reports for over 1000 industries
  • Find state and province profiles that cover job growth, personal income, tax revenue, exports, employment data, and real estate


  • Obtain US and international company financial information including government filings
  • Research market bonds
  • Conduct economic research at the national and international level
  •  Locate information on company executives


  • Find market forecasts, industry reports, digital and consumer market outlooks
  • Locate industry statistics and overviews as well as country reports

Business Source Complete

  • Find scholarly, trade and popular articles on business, accounting, marketing and management topics
  • Locate company SWOT analysis, market research and industry reports
  • Look up country reports

Questions? Contact Connie Strittmatter at