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Scope of SIBL's Research Collections

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Subject areas at SIBL include:

  • Advertising
  • Banks and Banking
  • Biotechnology
  • Business and Commerce
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Demographics
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Food Sciences and Technology
  • History of Science
  • Industrial Relations
  • Insurance
  • International Trade
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Patents and Trademarks
  • Personnel Management
  • Public Relations
  • Real Estate, Robotics
  • Small Business
  • Statistics
  • Textile Industry
  • Trade and Technologies
  • Transportation
  • Unions
  • Urban Affairs

Specialized materials include:

  • A comprehensive collection of U.S. and foreign government documents, patents, local laws, New York City information, and demographics
  • Extensive international trade and business resources
  • U.S. and foreign industrial directories and buyers' guides
  • Corporate annual reports, both domestic and foreign, in print, microform and electronic formats
  • Financial information services in electronic databases and print (loose-leafs, stock reporting services and newsletters)
  • Basic texts and reference works.