Provides detailed histories of many of the largest and most influential companies worldwide. Each history contains a bibliography of suggested readings. The Gale Virtual Reference Library database also contains entries from the Gale Encyclopedia of E-Commerce.
Provides full-text of: U.S. and international newspapers; business, industry and market news; accounting literature; company financial reports and profiles; legal news and reviews; state and federal case law; state, U.S., Canadian, Commonwealth and E.U. codes and regulations; patents; medical news and journals; state and country profiles; biographies and quotations; polls and surveys and a world almanac.
Provides full-text industry information and economic trends, textual analysis and commentary, statistical data and charts, forecasts and emerging trends, and quick reviews of conditions and current investment perspective on more than 115 market sectors.