Bethesda, MD: Congressional Information Services
comprehensive guide and index to the statistics published by all government
agencies, congressional committees, and statistics producing governmental-
. Forest City, CA: Information Access Corporation.
Data base that
abstracts information from over 300 business periodicals including
Street Journal, Barrons, New York Times.
Also indexed are over 1,000 general
periodicals and books from the Library of Congresses MARK data base.
Census Catalog and Guide
Listing of the programs and services of the
Reports, diskettes, microfiche, maps
Competitor Intelligence: How to Get It – How to Use It.
Leonard M. Fuld.
Excellent summary of major sources of
Directory of Wall Street Research.
Rye, NY: Nelson Publishing Co.
Lists all Wall
Street analysts who conduct research on industries and publicly traded
The listing provides the analyst’s name, brokerage firm, and
FINDEX, The Directory of Market Research Reports, Studies, and Surveys
Bethesday, MD: National Standards Association
Published annually with
Provides comprehensive list and sources of over 10,000
published marketing research reports generated by 500 firms.
Government Market Studies
Washington, DC: Washington Researcher’s
This book provides information on how to obtain over 5,000
industry studies and reports.
Somewhat out of date, last edition is 1980
The New Competitor Intelligence
Leonard M. Fuld.
New York: John Wiley & Sons
Excellent summary of major sources of competitor information.
edition is an update to his 1985 book.
Standard Periodical Directory and Directory of Newsletters
New York: Oxbridge
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Suitland, MD: U.S. Bureau of Census,
Department of Commerce, Public Information Office
A general overview of
statistics collected by the federal government and other sources.
include geography, environment, labor force, communications, population,
employment and earning, business enterprises, vital statistics, transportation,
engery, manufacturers, foreign commerce and aid, SMSA statistics.
value is that citations are provided identifying the original sources of all