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Business Resources: Library Business Resources


Here you can search the Library Catalog for materials in the library that you may check out with a library card.

  • Below the catalog search are direct links to business-related materials you may also check out with a library card.





The NC Live Business portal provides access to a number of business resources all in one convenient place. Here you will find links to online business databases, magazines, and business organizations. 


Morningstar provides comprehensive financial information on stocks and mutual funds.  Search companies, funds, and markets, and check out the Help and Education tab for help on how to use Morningstar.


Reference USA is a powerful business and job database that provides access to information about millions of companies, related jobs, and consumer information.

It can help you create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds, and locate people. Modules include:

  • US Businesses
  • US White Pages
  • US Healthcare
  • Canadian Businesses
  • Canadian White Pages, US New Businesses
  • US New Movers/New Homeowners
  • US Consumers/Lifestyles
  • US Jobs/Internships


*Valueline tracks approximately 1,700 traded stocks across 99 industries and provides accurate and insightful investment research on companies, industries, markets and economies.   Data on this site is kept current and there is expert analysis and business guidance.

*This online resource is only available in-house at the Henderson County Public Libraries.





In ProQuest ABI/INFORM you can browse information on:

  • Market Research
  • Commodity Reports & Trends
  • Company Reports
  • Country Reports





In the ProQuest Business Market Research section you can search for industry, company, and country reports and profiles using the following databases:

  • Snapshot Series Industry Reports
  • Hoover's
  • Oxresearch Daily Briefs and Country Profile





Here in the ProQuest Entrepreneurial Database you will find information on the following topics, plus much more:

  • Funding sources
  • Management & Marketing resources
  • Business Plans
  • Market Research Reports
  • Access to Hoover's Company Records