Business & Investing Information

Premium Databases

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Morningstar provides data on approximately 456,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, etc. Available to Plymouth library card holders only
For in-library use, please click here.

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Data Axle Thousands of companies—from local mom and pop shops, to global enterprises—work with us to find better ways to make data-driven decisions. Available to Plymouth library card holders.

MeL Databases

A to Z databases

A to Z database This database is similar to Data Axle and offers demographic data, job leads, market analysis, and information on companies.

Demographics Now database

Demographics Now is a comprehensive database offering demographic data, maps, reports, and other information crucial to business planning.

Business Book Summaries Database

Business Book Summaries provides concise, comprehensive summaries of the best business books. Professionals and students can use these to keep up with the latest information in the business world.

Business E books

E-book Business Collection  A key resource for academic and business school libraries. You may access the full text of these eBooks from your computer, or download titles to most popular portable devices.

Entrepreneurial studies source database

Entrepreneurial Studies Source is for business students and researchers. It provides insights on entrepreneurship and small businesses topics. Offers full text business journals, magazines, reference books, case studies, and company profiles.

Regional Business News

Regional Business News has business publications for the United States and Canadian provinces from 1990. Includes newspapers, radio and television news transcripts, trade publications, magazines, and newswires.

small business Reference source

Small Business Reference Center covers all aspects of starting and operating a business. Includes information on accounting, finance, human resources, management, marketing, tax, and more. State-specific information included.

Federal Government Resources


EDGAR is the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, maintained by the Securities and Exchange Commission. EDGAR contains company filings with the SEC.

Securities and Exchange is a SEC investor education website designed to assist and educate consumers about investment options. Includes a variety of calculators and tools to estimate savings, retirement, and other financial goals.

updated 10/21/2022-mk