Course guide for RSM 322, Fall 2015 (Professor Losell)
1. Business Source Premier
- International coverage includes company reports, industry reports, news articles, SWOT analyses, etc.
- Market research and reports, industry reports, news and trade publications. Advanced search recommended - narrow down search by full text only, date, source type, document type, location, etc.
4. EMIS (Emerging Market Information Service)
- North American industry reports broken down by Canada and U.S. coverage, company information and financials for public companies.
- Includes China, India, and other countries that would no longer be considered emerging. Start by selecting country, then can search for industry information, statistics, company information, annual reports, financials, and more.
Getting started with NAICS and SIC codes:
- Comprehensive industry reports. U of T access includes the growing Canadian collection, extensive U.S. collection, as well as global reports.
Citing Sources Research Guide
- What are NAICS and SIC codes?
- NAICS (North American Industry Classification Standard) and SIC (Standard Industry Classification) are used to classify businesses by industry. This classification allows for data to be collected by standardized industry codes.
Additional sites mentioned:
Active mines and mineral plans in the US: http://mrdata.usgs.gov/mineplant/
CDC mining stats: http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/mining/statistics/allmining.html
EPA mining regulations: http://water.epa.gov/polwaste/npdes/Mining.cfm
Mineral Lands and regulations in general: https://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/30/chapter-2
Bureau of Land Management Mining Laws website: http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/info/regulations/mining_claims.html
US Small Business Administration Mining & Drilling Business Guides: https://www.sba.gov/content/mining-drilling
National Mining Association: http://www.nma.org/