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Finding Industry & Market Information: General Industry Information

This guide will walk you through the library resources and will help you find information on a specific industry or market.

News & Articles

Factiva - For newspaper and magazine articles worldwide, including FT, WSJ and non-English sources. 
Type sector name in search box or use industry index for precision.
Or in the subject index, expand 'Selection of top stories' then expand 'Suggested reading - Industry News'. 
Or select an industry under "Companies/Markets", then choose "News"

Business Source Complete – For news from magazines as well as articles from practitioner/academic journals. 
Type the industry in the subject index or use the NAICS index for precision.
Or choose "Industry Profiles" in the BSC country reports page.

Financial Times - special reports - For articles from the FT newspaper. 
Choose an industry from the list.

WARC - For articles on the media industry.
See "Topics" and "Trends".


Marketline Advantage – Covers a wide range of industries. 
Search by industry name or browse industry headings.

Business Monitor International - BMI - Industry reports by country or region 
Select an industry under 'Service', then click on the 'Reports' tab.

Thomson One - Research – Analyst reports with a financial focus.
Under Screening > Research, search by industry code/keyword and specify "industry" as report type.

N.B. Only works with Internet Explorer

INSEAD Libraries book collection - For books on various industries 
Located in the HC2000 section

See also US Commercial Service's Market Research Library (registration required)


Overviews - Specific Industries/Countries

Euromonitor - Passport GMID – For the consumer goods sector. 
Select an industry and geography in 'Find analysis', then choose a subsector
Or type in the 'Search by keywords' box on the top right-hand corner.

Gartner - For the IT sector
Click on 'Explore', then 'Hype cycles' for technologies or 'Magic quadrants' for vendors. Can also type sector in search box.

EMIS – For industries in emerging markets. 
Choose country, then choose a sector under "Industries" tab.

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