Open Parrish Library Homepage
Welcome to this tutorial on D&B Business Browser!
This tutorial will cover:
To get started, from the Parrish Library homepage, select the List of Business Databases on the left side of the page.
Then select D&B Business Browser.
Note: If you experience issues with this Guide closing when you access the database you may need to open the Guide in a separate window.
What kind of information is available?
D&B Business Browser is an aggregate database of company, business news, and industry information.
You can search for companies, executives, news, and industries. You can also build a list of companies or executives.
Company Search & Reports
Once you’ve selected a company you’ll see a company summary.
On the left you can browse by news and analysis such as SWOT Reports, SEC filings, and financials.
You can also customize a report with OneStop Report.
Note: This report will only include the selections you made on the previous page.
Building a Company List
To search for particular types of executives such as a Board of Directors or a Chairman, click “Executive Function.”
To view your results click “View Results” in the top right corner. Once you choose to view your results you’ll be able to export your list to Excel or as a PDF.
What have you learned?
Now you know how to access D&B Business Browser, what types of searches are available, how to create lists of companies or executives, and how to build and customize reports.
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