The Library of Congress subscribes to many databases though they are only available to onsite researchers. Check to see what you have access to through a local public or university library. For legal questions, contact the Law Library of Congress.
The subscription resources marked with a padlock are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress. If you are unable to visit the Library, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.
To aid in the use of these online databases, we suggest the following keywords or phrases that can be used to locate articles on CSR: "corporate social responsibility;" OR "CSR;" OR "social responsibility of business;" OR "social responsibility;" OR "corporate responsibility;" OR "sustainable development;" OR "sustainability;" OR "corporate governance;" OR "green business;" OR "fair trade;" OR "business ethics.”
These databases provide company information as well as general company, business, and industry information.
Also included are the Ford Equity Research Reports (aka: Mergent Equity Investment Research Reports) - Mergent Online offers the current issues of multi-page equity research reports released weekly for over 5500 U.S. companies. The reports provide ratings, recommendations, sector analysis, and company financial information. For the previous 3 years of this title please see the Mergent Archives database.
This section offers sources for current federal legislative and regulatory information as well as sources for news and analysis on legislative topics, public policy and social issues. For legal questions, consider contacting the Law Library of Congress.