Wednesday, September 18, 2019

WIPO Global Brand Database

World Intellectual Property Org.

Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Statistics | Internal Revenue Service

" a wide range of tables, articles, and data that describe and measure elements of the U.S. tax system"   No company reports.

Monday, September 16, 2019

Updated 2020 Census Website

Census Bureau Launch

Patents US, Europe, World -- US     Espacenet/ -- Europe   
 -- World. Also links to (scroll down) Global Brand Database & Patentscope.

Saturday, September 14, 2019

American Marketing Association

 Marketing Services companies Search

"Click on specific categories (12) or search by keyword, category, or location."

Travelers' Health | CDC

"provides information and health recommendations for US residents who are planning to travel abroad"
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Friday, September 13, 2019

Industry Overviews, Descriptions. IRS

Provided for Internal Revenue Service Auditors, these are guides to small businesses (e.g. art galleries, childcare providers)

Thursday, September 12, 2019

U.S. Median Household Income US CENSUS

Get a free subscription to:

America Counts: Stories Behind the Numbers

 "It features stories on various topics such as families, housing, employment, business, education, the economy, emergency preparedness, and population."US Median Household Income

State Economic Monitor . Urban Institute

 "tracks and analyzes economic and fiscal trends at the state level. Its interactive graphics highlight particular differences across all 50 states and the District of Columbia in employment, earnings, housing, and taxes."

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

FDIC: Details and Financials . US Banks.

Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.  
"Find a bank or bank holding company, generate comprehensive financial or demographic reports, and find bank locations or groups of banks."

Statistics Sweden

by Government Agency. See also Statistics news; Salary search.

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

America’s Top Colleges. Forbes

        Other Annual College Rankings:

2) The Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings.  

3.   The World University Rankings. 2020/

Saturday, September 07, 2019

Worldometers - real time world statistics

"The meters are running before our very eyes."
"one of the best free reference websites by the American Library Association (ALA)"
(Thanks, Regina Beard)

Friday, September 06, 2019

Thursday, September 05, 2019

Greenfield Investment. Definition

a type of foreign direct investment (FDI) where a parent company creates a subsidiary in a different country,

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Trade stats by State >> globalEDGE:

+ Trade services directory.  and more. Michigan State U.

Monday, August 19, 2019

Trade Law Compendium

"trade law summaries for 30+ jurisdictions prepared by law firms located there. Includes most significant US trading partners." GlobalEdge

Sunday, August 18, 2019

Social Science Research Network. Free

"SSRN eLibrary provides 881,876 research papers from 418,428 researchers across 30 disciplines."

Bank of Korea. Economic Statistics


Saturday, August 17, 2019

See you in September..

Going to be in Japan for two weeks.  Stay cool and share any free & good gems you find.    t

Expert Witness Directory

by EWitness LLC in Texas

Friday, August 16, 2019

Japan Statistical Yearbook. Annual, 2011-current

"covers all fields of statistics published by government and private organisations"- in Japanese and English. (not always easy to follow)

Thursday, August 15, 2019

Beall's List of Predatory Journals and Publishers

"Submit you Manuscript / Mail "

(YOU Manuscript, ME Jane)
Who knew?  Phony journals, must be 100+. 

Countries/Regions CEIC

"Selected indicators of normalized data, compiled by CEIC analysts to allow quick comparison and analysis of various economic factors across countries/regions."  FREE

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

E-mail alerts - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

Sign up for this useful service.  Always something good for bus/fin librarians.  The Free Previews are full text.

Global Mobile Consumer Survey: US

  Deloitte 18 pp

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

REBRAND 100 Global Awards. annual

"the leading global resource for case studies on effective brand transformations"     2005-current.

Monday, August 12, 2019

Ad*Access - historical,1911 - 1955

Duke U Libraries.  More than 7000 US & Canadian ads. beauty/hygiene, radio, tv, transportation, WWII propaganda. 

See also historical collections of TV & Outdoor ads.

Sunday, August 11, 2019

"Want to Join the Gig Economy?" Join Census

"More than 500,000 temporary and part-time jobs are available as the Census Bureau ramps up hiring to conduct the 2020 Census."

Saturday, August 10, 2019

Vietnam Investment Review


" under the Ministry of Planning and Investment"

Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Statistics. Japan

Japan Statistics Bureau

Comprehensive.  up to date. Population, Employment + more.  Corporate stats by Industry (sales, profits, etc)  No company info.

Social Media Users and Adoption US

Demographics of Social Media Users . 

Don't stop here.
Check out the other useful datasets on various topics.

Monday, August 05, 2019

Agency Compile

a directory - companies.   ad, PR, direct marketing etc

client lists , news and self  description.

Statistics | Bank of Russia

"Information and Analytical Materials"

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

OECD Economic Surveys: China 2019

And more!  Get also all other Country (member & non member) Surveys, Statistics, etc.

Information, Communication, Technology LoC Subject headings

Library of Congress   |  a selected list.
Computer Industry   |   Cyberspace   |
Digital Communications | Digital Media   |   
Electronic Commerce   | Information Networks   |  
Information Technology   |   Internet   |   
Mobile computing | Social ​Media 
Telecommunication   |  
 Wireless communication systems   |   World Wide Web

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

National Travel & Tourism Office

a division of US Dept of Commerce.  Stats for US inward & outward bound travel & foreign visitors to US.  Includes historical stats.

Equity fact sheet search - MSCI

Morgan Stanley. "We calculate 200,000 indexes every day"

Monday, July 29, 2019


Census Data, Charts, Maps, and Rankings

"an easy-to-use tool for investigating U.S. demographic trends" 
                                         by U of Michigan.