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Markets and industries

Books and databases to help you research markets, trends, products and consumers behaviour.

About market and industry information

You will need to locate market and industry information for your academic work.  Market and industry resources can provide the following information:

  • Market trends and forecasts
  • Key players in a particular market
  • Product information 
  • Consumer behaviour
  • Market sector analysis


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Books on market research

Databases for market and industry information

Please note that although you may find some market reports on Library Search it will be difficult to locate them in the results list. To easily find market and industry information use the databases listed below. To access UK market research use the Mintel database. For international market research use Passport

Business database videos

A playlist of videos for Business databases. Click on the play icon to view all of the videos available for Business databases or, select a specific video from the drop down list. .