Business and Finance

Electronic Resources Available from Maynard Public Library


Note: For home access to the library's e-resources, you will need your Minuteman Library card number to log in.







Business Insights Essentials

This resource brings together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.








Business Collection (Gale)

Business Collection provides coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, as well as business theory and practice. Users will understand the activities of companies and industries worldwide through business and trade publications, complemented by a selection of international, U.S., and regional news publications.

Electronic Resources from Boston Public Library


Massachusetts residents are eligible to use the Boston Public Library’s (BPL) online databases at no charge. You will need a BPL card to access these resources. If you do not already have a BPL e-card, you can register for one by clicking here. 


AtoZ Databases

A leading job search, reference & mailing list database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents. Ideal for sales leads mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and more.


Morningstar Investment Research Center

Provides real-time access to comprehensive data and independent analysis on thousands of investments and funds. Serves all levels of investors with a range of dynamic tools and thoughtful perspectives to help them make more informed investment decisions.


Kirstein Business Library at BPL

This library offers career and job hunting information, entrepreneurial resources, assistance to investors, and maintains a variety of business directories and industry statistics. The librarians there are business experts who can help you to find answers to many of your business questions.

Local Resources


Maynard Business Alliance

A group of local Maynard businesses and town government officials that meet regularly to develop tactics and strategies to enhance downtown Maynard’s economic opportunities.


Assabet Valley Chamber of Commerce

Represents over 500 businesses and nonprofits. While members come from more than 30 communities, the majority come from Berlin, Bolton, Hudson, Maynard and Stow.

Middlesex West Chamber of Commerce
Represents over 300 businesses from a 8 town service area. This chamber holds over 70+ events per year for its members. 

Web Resources

Annual Reports
A free Internet service that will enable potential investors to review a company's annual report in an easy convenient manner. Visitors are able to look for a company through 7 search criteria: alphabetically, by company name, by ticker symbol, by sector, by industry, by exchange, and by index. Once a company is found, it can be viewed in either HTML or PDF format and if available order a hardcopy.


Provides free rate information to consumers on more than 300 financial products, including mortgages, credit cards, new and used automobile loans, money market accounts, certificates of deposit, checking and ATM fees, home equity loans and online banking fees.


Historical Quotes

Type in the sticker symbol and the date (1985+), and get the stock’s closing price for the historical date you have entered. See tabs for reports from analysts, SEC filings, market advisers, insiders, annual reports, industry profile, news and alerts.


Investor Guide

Investment and personal finance tools, stock and mutual fund research.

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