This research guide gives places to start for industry research.
If you want to research companies, go to the Company Research Guide.
For more help, contact the business librarian.
Industry codes are numbers used to describe a company's line of business. You'll see the option to search by industry codes in many business databases, as well as U.S. Economic Census. The current standard for industry codes is the 6-digit North American Industry Classification Systems (NAICS) code.
If you are researching an emerging industry or a very specialized industry it may be more difficult to locate industry overviews and other industry analysis. Some strategies you can consider using to find information:
Please don't hesitate to contact your business librarian if you need assistance locating information.