Marketing.gov: Tools for Success

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Joint BRASS and GODORT program
June 18, 2001
San Francisco, California


Marketing.com:
Government Industry Information

John Ganly
Director for Collections
Science, Industry & Business Library
New York City



Government Industry Information

  • US Federal
  • US States
  • US Local
  • Foreign National
  • Intergovernmental


Industry Information
Available from Government Agencies

  • Statistics
  • Market Analysis
  • Regulation


US Federal Information



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U.S. States Information



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U.S. Local Information



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Foreign National Information



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Inter-governmental Organizations Information



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Non-government Industry Information

  • Primary Industry Sources
  • Trade and Professional Associations
  • Databases


Primary Industry Source
Standard & Poor's NETADVANTAGE
http:/www.netadvantage.com/whatwedo.html
The most comprehensive industry database--includes industry surveys.

Trade and Professional Associations
Gale Group Ready Reference Shelf
http://galenet.gale.com/a/acp/db/grr/name-search.html
The Gale Group Ready Reference Shelf contains three Encyclopedias of Associations that are major sources for current industry news and statistics.

Non-Government Industry Databases

  • TableBase: http://www.galegroup.com
    • The best source for numeric data including rankings, forecasts, market share, market size, and demographics.
  • Marketresearch.com: http://marketresearch.com
    • Contains full text of over 500 market research reports--good for emerging markets.
  • Business and Industry: http://www.galegroup.com
    • Index and full text access to 1000+ trade and business publications
  • Investext: http://www.galegroup.com
    • Index and full text access to investment research reports, investment databases, security firms worldwide--great for market share and for new industries.
  • SBRnet: http://www.SBRnet.com
    • A good example of a niche industry database that focuses on the sporting goods industry.



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Joint BRASS and GODORT Program, ALA Annual Conference, June 18, 2001



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