UMGC Library

Business Research: Industry Overviews

Finding Industry Overviews

You can find overviews of numerous industries in two UMGC databases:

Business Insights Essentials

Login to Business Insights: Essentials. 

Business Insights: Essentials

You'll then be brought to a list containing a wide variety of industries:

List of industries

Clicking on the links allows you to read essays, overviews, and key information about the various industries. In addition, you will often find links to academic journals, industry associations, magazines, and more:

Industry overview

S&P NetAdvantage

Login to S&P NetAdvantage. Once you're in the database, click on the Industries tab:

NetAdvantage

You'll then be brought to a list of industries:

List of industries

You can then click on either the HTML or PDF file to obtain overviews of a wide variety of industries:

Industry Surveys