Business

Library Databases

Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. You’ll need your library card to log in.

Business Source Premier – Includes more than 2,000 business journals covering topics such as marketing, management, accounting and finance, as well as information about specific trades, industries and professions. Additional content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats) analyses. Tutorial: Video Tutorial [4:40 minutes]
Business Plan Handbooks – A compilation of business plans developed by small businesses throughout North America. Access is made possible by the Small Business Accelerator at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at UBC with financial support from the Sutherland Foundation.
grant_connect Grant Connect (In-Library use only) – An online database containing updated information on over 2,200 Canadian grant-making foundations and over 150 American foundations with a history of granting in Canada.
Small Business AcceleratorThis is curated by professional business librarians and is a reliable gateway to freely available business information, education, and assistance that is both current and trustworthy
Canada Business – Government Services for Entrepreneurs – A government site for everything to do with entrepreneurs.

Business Websites

Stockhouse Canada Get Canadian financial information including stock quotes.
Wall Street Executive Library Excellent business website includes over 850 financial, newspaper, magazine, general information links for Canada, the U.S., and International companies.
New York Stock Exchange Online stock quotes over the Internet and much more from the New York Stock Exchange.
Small Business BC A resource center for business information and services.
 

Business Data
Business-related statistics and reports from Statistics Canada.
Building Wealth.ca
Articles by Gordon Pape on how to invest your money wisely in Canada.
CNN Money.com
Business news and financial planning information.
Investcom.com: Premier Investor Resource Centre
Information about companies trading on the Canadian Stock Exchanges and much more.
Strategis.gc.ca
Canadian portal site that links to business information and regulations in every province.