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ENGLISH 282: Writing and Speaking in Business: Business Research

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Finding Industry-level info by NAICS codes

NAICS stands for North American Industry Classification System and consists of code numbers that are assigned to various industries, products and services and other business or non-profit activities.
You can search many library databases, such as Business Source Premier and others, by limiting to specific NAICS codes in order to find articles or reports on that industry.  For example 522110=Commercial Banking industry.
Look up codes:
Census.gov NAICS
NAICS
 

Finding quick statistics

Finding company info

Finding articles and news across industries and companies

Finding industry background and overviews

Additional Industry research resources can be found at NU Libraries Industry Research Guide

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Jeannette Moss
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Market and Consumer-based Research