Access Business News is a specialized collection that can be added to and searched with and . This Web-based resource consolidates current and archived content from the complete, full-text electronic editions of approximately 200 business and law journals, local and regional business news weeklies, newspapers and other news sources across North America—most of which are not available in any other database. It extensively covers industries, markets, companies, executives and products to meet the needs of a wide range of patrons.
An incomparable tool for business research
Access Business News offers indispensable primary source information at the local, regional, national and even international levels. By providing in-depth news and other content from both small towns and large cities across North America, Access Business News offers essential breadth and depth of business news coverage, enabling researchers to gain access to various viewpoints, compare business strategies, gauge local and regional impact and much more. Also, in addition to full bibliographic citations, Access Business News provides several search options; users can perform searches by headline, keyword, location, company name, source and date.
Valuable archived information
Access Business News features years of backfiles for its sources. Researchers can use this archived information to study an organizations’ performance through annual or quarterly financial results, compare forecasts and strategy versus execution, uncover trends, identify emerging market opportunities and even follow the careers of individuals in the world of business.
Local coverage of large and small businesses
A unique benefit of Access Business News is that its numerous, often hard-to-find news and information sources offer coverage down to the regional and local levels. Therefore, researchers can monitor not only large public organizations, their satellite offices and subsidiaries, but also find stories on small private companies from the local area.