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Business Research: Databases

Using Databases

When looking for a specific database, go to GALILEOIf you are off campuslog in with your MyDaltonState user name and password.   Once in GALILEO, scroll down until you see a search box for Database by subject, type or name. Type in the Database name or click on the appropriate letter from the alphabetical directory.

Industry Classifications

NAICS was adopted in 1997 to replace the Standard Industrial Classification System (SIC). This is the standard used by U.S. Federal agencies to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting and diseminating statistical data.  You may use this number to search websites and databases for industry research reports.

National Classification - United Nations classification system


Whether you require a better understanding of market conditions and forecasts; whether you need a clearer picture of a supply chain, or whether you need to keep abreast of competitor activity in your industry, IBISWorld's comprehensive reports will keep you informed.  


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