Links

Basic Business Resources

Statistical Abstracts
www.census.gov/statab/www/

Latest Economic Indicators – from the federal government
www.census.gov/cgi-bin/briefroom/BriefRm

US Economic Census (1997 is the most current)How people use Economic Census Data
www.census.gov/epcd/www/econ97.htmlwww.census.gov/epcd/ec02/uses.htm

US Census – American Factfinder
www.census.gov

Business Cycle Indicators – from The Conference BoardThe Conference Board homepage
www.tcb-indicators.orgwww.conference-board.org/index.cfm

The Federal Reserve Today         Interactive lesson about Fed Reserve
www.federalreserve.govwww.kc.frb.org/fed101/indexflash.cfm

US Dept of Agriculture – Statistics
www.usda.gov/nass

Business Information

Thomas Register – requires free registration
www.thomasregister.com

Hoovers business information
www.hoovers.com

Stock Market Yellow Pages
www.stockmarketyellowpages.com

Free EDGAR Online
www.freeedgar.com

SEC Filing forms defined
www.edgar-online.com/formdef.asp

Standard and Poor’s Investor Information
www.spglobal.com/index.html

Roadway Express Business Resource Center
www.roadway.com/shippers/sbrc.html

Politics1
www.politics1.com

Hierarchies.org: who owns whom
www.hierarchies.org/

QR Codes in Retail (are easily adapted to libraries)
http://www.qrcodesinretail.com/

OHIO BUSINESS RESOURCES

Connect Ohio – electronic technology companies
www.connectohio.com

Ohio Secretary of State
www.state.oh.us/sos

Ohio Biz
www.ohiobiz.com

Crains Cleveland – business paper
www.crainscleveland.com

State of Ohio Dept of Taxation
www.state.oh.us/tax/

Ohio News Network
www.onnnews.com

Selected Internet Business Resources – from AMIGOS
www.amigos.org/aaoc/2001/dec01/tips.html

Miscellaneous Sites

THOMAS (government documents, legislation and historical documents)
thomas.loc.gov

Virtual Library – Business & Economics
vlib.org/BusinessEconomics.html

Internet Public Library     Business & Economics Websites
www.ipl.orgwww.ipl.org/div/subject/browse/bus00.00.00

Librarians Index to the Internet
www.lii.org

Library of Congress – Business Reference
www.loc.gov/rr/business/askalib/faq.html

Google
www.google.com

Alltheweb
www.alltheweb.com

IXquick
www.ixquick.com

Altavista
www.altavista.com

Teoma
www.teoma.com

Best of the Web Business Resources (ALA)
www.ala.org/rusa/brass/besthome.html

Newspaper sites

Government Information Sites