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Doing Industry Research: A Resource Guide

Knowing Your Market Webinar

On October 12, 2022, the staff of Business Reference Services hosted a webinar covering strategies and resources business librarians at the Library of Congress use to do industry research. While the recorded webinar uses resources available at the Library, some of the resources are available through your local library. This recording also covers print and electronic sources, both free and subscription, as well as giving a few tips and tricks picked up over the years. If you want to skip to particular sections, below are the time codes.

Introduction & Industry codes: 00:00-08:37 
Government industry sources: 08:44-17:18
Company research: 18:52-27:45
Free Resources: 27:47-33:15
Databases: 33:15-40:39
Visiting the Library of Congress & Conclusion: 40:40-42:44
Q&A: 42:44-52:33

If you are looking for the text transcript one is available.

Also, Business staff previously presented a similar webinar via the FDLP that has also been recorded and can be viewed.