Mergent OnlineMergent Online includes access to U.S. Company Data, a fully searchable database with financials details of over 25,000 active and inactive companies, and International Company Data, which includes details of companies representing over 95% of the non-U.S. global market capitalization.
Mergent Intellect offers private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, and industry profiles. This product is an upgrade to Hoover's Academic and includes access to First Research.
First Research users must start at Mergent Intellect and click through to First Research. Enter any email address at the "Access First Research" screen and click submit.
Industry data: multi-country relational database of market and category sizes, market shares, distribution patterns, sales forecasts and other measurements relevant to each sector.
Country reports: in-depth analysis reports on both developed and emerging national markets.
Global reports: assessing the key issues affecting international market performance, with a focus on important developments by product sector and big picture competition strategy.
Company profiles: analytical profiles of the top international players across industries, compiled in a standardized format for cross analysis.
This database is co-sponsored by the College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences and the Orfalea College of Business.
MRI MediaMarkFirst-time users need to create an account WHILE ON CAMPUS, using their Cal Poly email address. Use the Register link at the login screen. VPN recommended.
Also known as University Internet Reporter, MRI provides information on demographics, lifestyles, product and brand usage, and advertising media preferences of consumers.
MarketResearch.com AcademicMarketResearch.com Academic is a research report database covering market intelligence on consumer demographics, market size and growth trends, industry forces and structure, product trends, competitive environment analysis, and company profiles.
Business Source PremierBusiness Source Premier provides full text for journals covering marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full text, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.
ABI/INFORM CompleteABI/INFORM provides in-depth coverage of business issues, management techniques, competitive information, and a variety of other topics. Content includes full-text journals, trade publications, dissertations, conference proceedings, and market reports.
ProQuest Global NewsstreamGlobal Newsstream provides a large collection of news from the U.S., Canada, Europe, Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Australia, including newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites in full-text format.
California Newspapers (Newsbank)Searchable full text from California newspapers, including the Tribune (San Luis Obispo), the San Francisco Chronicle, the Fresno Bee, the Sacramento Bee, and the San Diego Union-Tribune.