UAPL Online Reference Databases

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Business Source Premier (EBSCOhost)

Provides critical business information, including company and industry profiles, country reports, market research reports, peer-reviewed articles, and much more.


Access a demographic report on a location, or locations, for information on demographics, retail spending, consumer expenditures, and more. The perfect tool for finding untapped markets and household buying patterns, direct mail targeting, and much more.

Encyclopedia of American Industries

Examines different industries in the United States with information on current leaders and conditions. Includes manufacturing, agriculture, service, mining, and construction industries, among others.

Encyclopedia of Small Business

Presents information for aspiring and current small business owners, including financing, financial planning, business plan creation, market analysis, sales strategy, tax planning, human resource issues, and more.

Gale Directory Library

Contains listings from the Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media for radio stations, television stations, and cable companies, including those from the United States and Canada, and listings from the Encyclopedia of Associations for national organizations in the United States.

Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media

Contains directory listings for radio stations, television stations, and cable companies, including those from the United States and Canada. The Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media is now included in the Gale Directory Library.

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Presents comprehensive financial information and independent analysis on investments, including mutual funds, stocks, ETFs, and CEFs.

National Newspapers (ProQuest)

Provides access to the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Christian Science Monitor, Chicago Tribune, and more, from the 1980s to the present.

Regional Business News (EBSCOhost)

Contains regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Includes some international coverage.

Value Line Research Center
This database is accessible only from the library.

Provides financial information, including current and historical market and financial data, analyst commentaries, price projections, analytical tools, and more. In-Library use only

Wall Street Journal Historical Newspapers (ProQuest)

Provides full-image coverage of the nation's premier source for business and financial news from 1889 through 1995. Search for specific topics or browse page by page through each issue. Access the historical New York Times from this same database.

Weiss Financial Ratings Online

Offers financial strength ratings on banks, credit unions, insurance companies, mutual funds and stocks, including Weiss Ratings and TheStreet Ratings.