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Sources Outside the MacPhaidin Library
If, after searching on your own and consulting with a Reference Librarian, you determine that the information you need is not available in the MacPhaidin Library, other, outside sources may be helpful.
Local newspapers – Most small companies don’t get mentioned in the national business press. Sometimes you can find articles about small firms in their local papers. These papers often have web versions.
Personal Interviews - Call or write local business people that you know or identify through various sources. Although busy, they may be willing to help you. Don’t ask for information that you can obtain in other ways.
Some Additional World Wide Web Sites
The web site of Advertising Age. This is an important resource on the Advertising and Marketing industries. It features information on ads, ad campaigns and ad agencies.
Web site of the publisher of Adweek, Brandweek and Mediaweek.
A division of Time Warner, CNNMoney is the online home of Fortune and Money magazines, and serves as CNN.com's business site. The venerable Fortune 500 listing of top U.S. manufacturing and service firms can be accessed here, along with Fortune magazine's thorough, timely coverage of business trends and trend-setters
a web magazine with obsessive daily coverage of everything new in gadgets and consumer electronics
new product news and information
Technology - from handheld gadgets to systems too large to see