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  • Library card required ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry Search here for the full text of industry and trade magazines, journals and newsletters.
  • Library card required Associations Unlimited Curious about an association? Find financial, membership and marketing information for more than 465,000 business and nonprofit associations.
  • Library card required Business Insights: Global Detailed information about companies, industries and economies worldwide, plus interactive rankings, statistics and tools to help students and researchers analyze information to gain deeper insights.
  • Library card required Business Plans Handbook Interested in starting your own business? This collection of actual business plans written by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries offers real-world examples to show you the way.
  • Library card required DemographicsNow Provides detailed U.S. demographic information and statistics to help with business research, market analysis and more.
  • Available only in Central Library only Foundation Directory Online For fundraisers and grant writers, this interactive resource of more than 100,000 grant providers is available only at the Central Library.
  • Available only in Central Library only Foundation Grants to Individuals Online Designed for individual grant seekers, including artists, students, writers and researchers. Both online and print resources from the Fundraising Resource Center are available only at the Central Library.
  • Available only in Library locations GrantStation This up-to-date, searchable database of private foundations and religious funders also includes state and federal grant information, plus helpful tips for grant seekers.
  • Library card required Morningstar Investment Research Center Get up-to-date information about stocks, funds and other investment options, plus calculators and tools to help you manage your portfolio.
  • Available only in Library locations Puget Sound Business Journal and Book of Lists Get online access to the Puget Sound Business Journal for local business news. The Book of Lists offers rankings and information about Seattle-area businesses. This resource is available only in Library locations.
  • Library card required Reference USA Looking for someone? Search this database of more than 25 million U.S. and Canadian businesses and more than 267 million U.S. residents. Download up to 250 records at a time.
  • Library card required Resumé Builder Create a winning resumé with this easy, step-by-step resumé wizard.
  • Library card required RMA eStatement Studies Look at benchmark financial statements and ratios for businesses. These studies provide detailed financial data to help entrepreneurs and startups create strategic plans and compare them to real-world measures.
  • Library card required Safari Books Online Improve your computer and business skills. Access more than 2,000 digital books about computing, databases, programming, web design and more.
  • Library card required Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce Get online access to the Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce for local information on business, construction, real estate, engineering, architecture, and more.
  • Library card required Standard & Poor’s NetAdvantage Look here for financial information, including stock, bond and mutual fund reports as well as coverage of industries and companies. Please note: Industry Surveys content is available from Library computers only. TIP: Click on the "Enlarge view/Printer friendly" link near the top of each page to view the full text.
  • Library card required Standard Rate and Data Service (SRDS) Interested in advertising, publishing or the media? Use this tool to find detailed sales and contact information for a variety of media companies. Search by industry and geography.
  • Library card required Value Line Get investment ratings, research, statistics and forecasts for thousands of stocks and mutual funds.
  • Available only in Library locations WOIS/The Career Information System Looking for a job in Washington state? Find current salaries, training requirements and educational programs for a wide variety of occupations, plus tools to help you choose a career. You can use WOIS on any Library computer, or call 206-386-4636 for a remote access key.