Business

Company Directories


AtoZdatabases
Includes over 30 million U.S. business and executive listings and more. Find business profiles, create mailing lists, or search for jobs.
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General Business Resources

Business Source Complete
Search for articles in scholarly business journals.
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Directory of Business Information Resources
Provides comprehensive coverage of business related industries. Information includes associations, newsletters, magazines, trade shows, directories as well as international trade resources.
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Financial Rating Series Online
Provides information to make informed decisions about financial planning.  Covers insurance, banks, credit unions, mutual funds, stocks, exchange-rated funds, and financial literacy tools.
SMPL card required
Skillsoft Library
EBooks, courses, and videos focusing on computer software, business skills, and professional development.  
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Investment

Morningstar
One of the best-known sources for stock and mutual fund advice
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Standard and Poor's NetAdvantage
Includes the Daily Price Record for researching historical stock prices and company profiles.
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Newsletters: Only Accessible at a Library

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San Mateo Library Card Required
This means you must hold a San Mateo City library card in order to access this information.
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Only Accessible at a Library
This means the information is only available through a computer at one of the San Mateo libraries.  You will not be able to access this information from home/work.
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Any PLS Library Card Accepted
This means you must hold ANY Peninsula Library System library card in order to access this information.
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No Library Card Required
This means the information is open to the public.  You do not need a library card nor do you need to be at a library.