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Databases - Business and Nonprofits

Advertising Red Books

Information on advertisers, brands, and advertising agencies.


Reference and marketing database includes 30 million business profiles and 220 million residents.

Austin Business Journal

Latest breaking business news and the Book of Lists.

Austin Business Journal - Book of Lists

The Austin Business Journal's annual Book of Lists.

Look for the Digital Book of Lists link in the middle column.

Brands and Their Companies

Lists manufacturers and distributors from small businesses to large corporations, from both the public and private sectors.

Business Abstracts with Full Text

Full-text articles for nearly 460 publications dating back to 1982. Indexing and abstracts for nearly 880 publications dating back to 1981

Business Information Guide

Research tools for the following Business topics: Import/Export, Industry Information, Investing, Nonprofits, Management, Starting a Local Business, Advertising, Business Plans, Funding for Texas Businesses, Marketing Research, Company Information.

Business Insights: Essentials

Research and analyze companies and industries around the world.

Business Plans Handbook Collection

Actual business plans compiled by, and aimed at, entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses.

Business Source Complete

Full text of more than 8,800 business serials, company profiles, and market research

Business Source Complete: Country Reports

Country reports from various sources

Dallas Business Journal

Latest breaking business news and the Book of Lists.

Directory of Venture Capital & Private Equity Firms

Searchable listings of thousands of investment firms and funds

Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S.

Covers more than 23,000 organizations


More than 26,000 sources from 159 countries in 22 languages, plus company reports and current and historical market data.

Please log off when you're done: the Library has a limited number of concurrent users.

Fintel Business Scorecard

An easy-to-understand, quick and insightful snapshot of selected factors of your company's performance in comparison with your industry peers and competitors.

Fintel Industry Metrics

Industry benchmarks for more than 2,500 industries

Foundation Directory Online Professional

Information on grantmakers and grants
Faulk Central Library access only.

A Library staff member must log customers into the site. When finished please log out to allow others access to the database. The Library's subscription allows only 3 concurrent users.  

Gale Directory Library

Includes the Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media, the Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S., and Brands and Their Companies.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

eBooks about the arts, business plans, history, literature, religion, social sciences, and travel.

Global Road Warrior

Social, cultural, business, and travel information for 175 countries

Houston Business Journal

Latest breaking business news and the Book of Lists.


Academic journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

LexisNexis Corporate Affiliations

Search for reliable and relevant data on over 1 million businesses

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Independent reports on 30,000 mutual funds, stocks, and ETFs for the individual investor.

Please log off by clicking on the End Session link to allow others access to the database. The Library subscription allows only 5 concurrent users.  

Regional Business News

Comprehensive full text articles from regional business publications

Rich's Texas High Technology

Directory of high-tech companies and key contacts throughout Texas

San Antonio Business Journal

Latest breaking business news and the Book of Lists.

Small Business Reference Center

A full-text resource for small business and entrepreneurial research


Library access only
Up-to-date information about Texas business organizations from the Texas Secretary of State

SRDS Standard Rate & Data Service

Media rates and marketing tools.

Texas Connector

An interactive mapping tool for grants, nonprofits, and Texas statistics.

Texas Legal Forms

Legal forms specific to Texas include official, state-specific litigation, business, personal, real estate, and general forms
Users should consult an attorney for serious legal matters.

Texas Venture Capital and Private Equity Directory

Provides investment firm profiles and financing frequently updated.

Value Line

Coverage of 1,700 stocks in The Value Line Investment Survey Plus and 1,800 in the The Small and Mid-Cap. edition.

Value Line updated its platform on July 10, 2014. If you're having problems with the site, please email Ask a Librarian.

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