Shaking the Money Tree: Selected Resources for Small Business Capital

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Business Reference in Public Libraries Committee
Saturday, June 16, 2001
San Francisco, CA


Financial Glossaries on the Web

Pamela Jenkins
Kansas City Public Library




Tradition/Axone Financial Terminology Database
http://tradition.axone.ch/index.cfm
The Tradition/Axone Financial Terminology Database contains over 5,000 financial terms in English, German, French and Italian. Definition and translations of the word or phrase is provided.

Finance-Glossary.com
http://www.finance-glossary.com/
Finance-Glossary.com includes definitions for over 2,000 finance and investment terms. The full text of the definitions is searchable and keywords in the definitions are hyperlinked. Terms are cross referenced.

Financial Encyclopedia
http://www.strategyweb.net/reference/index.html
Very brief definitions given.

Financial Times Glossary
http://www.ft.com/help/glossary_a.htm
Presented by the Financial Times, a well known British publication.

Forbes Financial Glossary
http://www.ft.com/help/glossary_a.htm
From the publishers of Forbes magazine. Keywords in the definitions are hyperlinked.

Glossary of Business Terms
http://cnnfn.cnn.com/resources/glossary/
On the CNN Financial Network, this database is provided by Dearborn Financial Publishing. Although entitled Business Terms, the emphasis is on financial and investment terms.

Glossary of Finance
http://www.finlistics.com/FinListics/FinListicsGlossaryRev1.htm
Provided by the Finlistics, a company that teaches the language of finance.

Investorwords
http://www.investorwords.com/
Although designed for investors, many of the terms included are general financial terms. The database has over 5,000 terms and 15,000 hyperlinks to related terms.

Quicken.com Glossary
http://www.quicken.com/glossary/

SmartMoney.com Glossary
http://university.smartmoney.com/glossary/

Yahoo Finance Financial Glossary
http://biz.yahoo.com/f/g/g.html

BRASS Business Reference in Public Libraries Committee

bullet Shaking the Money Tree: Selected Sources for Small Business Capital
Business Reference in Public Libraries Committee, ALA Annual Conference, June 16, 2001

Disclaimer: This publication has been placed on the web for the convenience of BRASS members. Information and links will not be updated. Posted 6 August 2001.