Selected Web sites compiled by Mary Engebretson, Head of Reference Services

Accounting, Auditing, Taxation

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see Accounting & Taxation.

AICPA Home Page
EDGAR Database: SEC page
EDGAR® Online: free access to real-time EDGAR SEC filings
FASB
GASB
IRS - The Digital Daily: Income Tax Forms, Instructions, Publications, Regulations, and other stuff
Rutgers Accounting Web Introduction
TaxLinks to top of page

Banking

Bank Rate Monitor
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
Federal Reserve Bank Fed in Print: an Index to Federal Reserve Economic Research
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis: Includes FRED and FRASER databases
Federal Reserve Education Site
Federal Reserve System Beige Book
U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: Includes historical banking data. to top of page

Company Addresses and News

For guides to printed information on this topic, see Companies and Industries.

About the Inc. 500
AllBusiness
Business Week
Forbes.com: Forbes' lists and more.
Fortune.com: Fortune 500 lists and more. Ask at Reference Desk for subscriber code.
Hoover's Online!
Mergent Online: Moody's company information. USA ID needed for access.
PR Newswire
Secretary of State State of Alabama Corporation Search: "depository for records of companies incorporated under Alabama law and foreign corporations qualified to conduct business in Alabama."
Switchboard Home Page
Thomas Register: Free membership
The Ultimate Directory -- Infospace to top of page

Consumers

The Better Business Bureau: covers the U.S. and Canada
Consumer World  

Economics and Finance

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see Economics.

AgEcon Search: Research in Agricultural Economics
Financial Services Fact Book
FINWeb
FRASER: Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research
McMaster University Archive for the History of Economic Thought
Resources for Economists on the Internet
WebEc - WWW Resources in Economics to top of page

Financial and Economic Data

BEA Home Page: Bureau of Economic Analysis information
Bloomberg.com: Includes current loan rates
BLS Most Requested Series : Bureau of Labor Statistics
The Conference Board
CPI Calculation Machine
Datastream Guide
Dismal Scientist: economic analysis and data for the world.
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia: macroeconomic forecasting data
Federal Reserve Board: Beige Book, current economic conditions
FedStats: gateway to federal statistics
The Financial Data Finder
FRASER: Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research
Hoover's Business Online: Company Information
The International Salary Calculator: relocation, cost of living, real estate
Macroeconomic Time Series Data Source Locator
National Bureau of Economic Research: includes historic data
OANDA Currency Converter and Financial Forecasts
U.S. Census Bureau
U.S. Census Bureau: state and local government data
USGS Minerals Information: Commodity Index
US Securities and Exchange Commission to top of page

International Business Resources

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see International Marketing.

Doing Business: Comparing Business Regulations
EmbassyWorld
Financial Times - FT.com Home Page
GlobalEDGE: was International Business Resources on the Web
GRA Research Hotlinks
IMF Publications Catalog: some titles available in full text .
Infonation: Choose Countries
International Trade & Export Assistance - TradePort
International Trade Centre
Latin American Network Information Center (LANIC)
OECD Statistics Portal
Office of Trade & Economic Analysis
Population Reference Bureau
STAT-USA: includes National Trade Data Bank. Available on University Library workstations only. Ask at Reference Desk.
Virtual International Business and Economic Sources--Comprehensive Sources
The World Bank Group to top of page

Investment Sources

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see Investment.

The Annual Reports Library
Barron's Online
BigCharts: includes historical quotes
Bonds Online
Chicago Board of Options Exchange
Chicago Mercantile Exchange
CNNmoney - the financial network
Commodity Futures and Financial Market Charts - Free
Daily Stocks - Stocks Search Engine
EDGAR Database
EDGAR® Online: free access to real-time EDGAR SEC filings
Forbes Digital Tool
Investor Words: dictionary
Mergent Online: Moody's company information. USA ID needed for access.
Morningstar.com: free registration
The Nasdaq Stock Market
PRARS - Public Register's Annual Report Service - FREE Annual Reports!
S&P Index Information
StockCharts.com: historical charts
US Securities and Exchange Commission
Yahoo! Finance to top of page

Management

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see Management.

AFL-CIO
AFSCME - the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
Bureau of Labor Statistics
HR Guide: thousands of links for HR professionals and students
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP)
The Occupational Safety & Health Administration Home Page
SHRM Online: Society for Human Resource Management
U.S. Department of Labor
U.S. Employment Discrimination Law
WorkIndex to top of page

Marketing and Advertising

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see Marketing.

Ad*Access
AdAge Data Center
Advertising World
Commerce Business Daily
EASI Quick Reports and Analysis
Emergence of Advertising in America: 1850 - 1920
NAICS--North American Industry Classification System
STAT-USA: includes National Trade Data Bank. Available on University Library workstations only. Ask at Reference Desk.
Trade Shows, Expositions & Conferences
TSCentral: formerly Trade Show Central
U.S. Census Bureau to top of page

Nonprofit and Trade Associations

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see Public/Non-Profit Administration.

Action Without Borders
ASAE's Associations Quick Facts
ASAE's Knowledge Center
Internet Nonprofit Center
Organization Listings to top of page

Real Estate and Insurance

For guides to printed information on this topic, see Real Estate and Insurance & Risk

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety
Insurance News Network - Your Guide to Auto, Home and Life Insurance
Realtor.com
The Urban Land Institute

Small Business

Idea Cafe: The Small Business Channel
MicroPatent
SBA: Small Business Administration
SBDC National Information Clearinghouse
SCORE - Service Corps Of Retired Executives
Small Business Information
US Patent and Trademark Office Home Page to top of page

Transportation and Logistics

For a guide to printed information on this topic, see Transportation.

The DOT Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS)
Maritime Global Net
National Transportation Library
U.S. Department of Transportationto top of page