Business & economics
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Information from over 30 business titles ranging from dictionaries to encyclopaedias [Can't get in?]
There are now four Business Information Points (BIPs) spread across Westminster offering excellent resources and networking opportunities for business, including directories, trade journals, market research reports and much more.
Offers a variety of useful links to business resources on the web.
Finance: shares and money
Performance data and charts for major markets around the world.
This Government site offers advice, news and information for businesses in the UK, with useful information on becoming self-emp[loyed,starting a business, writing business plans (with examples)
Gateway to information on business & economics for students & educators, including useful case studies, financial data and profiles of selected companies.
Useful source of basic company information, including the ability to order annual reports for major companies.
Enter company name for a list of registered companies (NB: not available 24 hours a day). Click registry number to view details. The site also has a 'Directory of Disqualified Directors'.
Electronic Yellow Pages UK - find businesses and services by name or subject.
Directory of Westminster businesses searchable by name, postcode and nature of business.
Lists over 1.8 million UK businesses. Search by keyword and/or region.
A great source for annual reports from a great many companies plus links to their websites.
A database with details of businesses for sale, franchises and more...
Part of the nationwide network of British Chambers of Commerce.
"The Mayor's Agency for Business & Jobs", including information on the Olympic Bid, the future of the Crystal Palace etc.
The inward investment agency for the capital.
Practical tools & information about the impact of business on the community, the environment and the wider world.
Part of the business from this government-funded Small Business Service.
Links to regional sites and policy information from the "voice of the small business sector".
A database of grants, funding opportunities, tax breaks and more to help finance your new business or project. This resource can accessed by visiting one of the 4 Westminster libraries with Business Information Points: Church Street, Paddington, Pimlico, or Westminster Reference Library.
Searchable directory of accountancy firms.
Database listing events up to two years ahead, searchable by subject, date, organiser or venue.
Searchable database for conference, meeting and events organisers.
Government web site giving information on exporting from the UK. [Formerly EMIC: Export Market Information Centre].
A 'teach-yourself' tutorial on Internet information skills for those studying business & management. Part of a range of subject-specific tutorials from the Virtual Training Suite.
Including a directory of accredited MBA programmes.
Subject gateway to all areas of econmics, aimed primarily at those working and studying in Higher Education.
A 'teach-yourself' tutorial on Internet information skills for those studying economics. Part of a wide range of subject-specific tutorials from the Virtual Training Suite.
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Family & personal for information on personal finance, retirement, etc.
Law for business related legislation
Quick reference for general telephone and postal directories
Also the In-house Specials for subscription sites available within some Westminster libraries.
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