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Industry Information: National

Research Guide for Industry Information resources

National Directories


Brands and Their Companies - via Gale Directory Library database; print at:   T223.V4 A2225x - from 1990 on

Mergent Intellect - More than 30 million companies worldwide

LexisNexis Directory of Corporate Affiliations (within Nexis Uni) - (select "company dossier" from Menu)

Reference USA  -  40 million businesses

     New Businesses module - about 4 million companies

Thomas Register

Ward's Business Directory of U.S. Private and Public Companies - 100,000 companies - via Gale Directory Library database