RRU Library subscribes to a variety of specialized industry research databases. The information provided through these databases is collected and analyzed by industry research specialists who have no affiliation to the industries being examined, which reduces the likelihood of bias in the information being reported.
Review the various boxes below and choose the tool (or tools) that best suit your information need.
If you have any questions at all, please don't hesitate to ask a reference librarian for assistance.
This tool contains industry reports. So for example you would search 'automobile' instead of 'Ford'.
Reports in IBIS are available for Canadian, American, Chinese, and global markets.
There are a variety of ways to get industry information from this database but you usually start by finding material on your industry - automotive, for example - and then narrow to a specific country or continent. Your results will be a mix of market level statistics and reports/articles.
Passport is one of more complex tools, offering many pathways to search.
Statista is a statistics, market research and business intelligence portal. Statista also provides market forecasts, white papers, dossiers, industry reports, digital market outlooks and consumer market outlooks.
Enter your search and use the filters on the left of your results to make your search more specific.
To filter to a specific country, using the country filter on the lower left of your results is the most reliable approach.