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Reference Resources

Features resources helpful for ready-reference questions: when you need quick access to facts, definitions, statistics, biographical information, maps, and so on.

Recommended Books and Ebooks for Company & Industry Information

Encyclopedia of American Industries

Main Collection

Historical Encyclopedia of American Business

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Icons of Business: An Encyclopedia of Mavericks, Movers, and Shakers

Main Collection

Industry and Firm Studies

Main Collection

International Directory of Company Histories

Electronic resource.
v.59 (2004) - v.143 (2013)

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Electronic Resource.
The OOH provides information about specific jobs, including educational requirements, salary range, availability of jobs, job requirements, and working conditions.

Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2018-2019

Reference Collection (Second Floor)
Provides job descriptions and statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor.

Small Business Sourcebook

Reference Collection (Second Floor)

Recommended Company & Industry Information Databases

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Recommended Company and Industry Information Web Sites

Company & Industry Information

For a more comprehensive guide to company and industry information, please consult the Company and Industry Information Research Guide.