Business Reference Books Online

A number of business-related reference works, such as encyclopedias, directories and handbooks are available online. Gale Virtual Reference Library database contains the Business Information Handbook, the Business Plans Handbook, (vols. 5-10), the Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, the Encyclopedia of Small Business and the Gale Encyclopedia of E-Commerce. To access Gale Virtual Reference Library, go to metalink, and then click on Reference. The featured database of the month, Business & Company Resource Center, contains the International Directory of Company Histories, Notable Corporate Chronologies, the Encyclopedia of American Industries, Encyclopedia of Emerging Industries, and Business Rankings Annual.