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Ward's Private Company Profiles: Excerpts and Full Text Articles on Privately Held U.S. Companies
Ref HD 2709 .W37x spec. collection
Because privately held companies are not required to reveal detailed information about their business, this resource can be an invaluable source of information. In addition to some basic company data, Ward's provides excerpts and full text articles that contain corporate overview and historical information.

Hoover's Guide to Private Companies
Ref. HG 4009 .H668x spec. collection
Ranks and profiles 125 leading private companies.

Hoover's Handbook of American Business
Ref. HG 4057 .A28617 spec. collection
Ranks and profiles 750 major U.S. companies.

America's Corporate Families
Ref. HG 4057 .A147 spec. collection
Provides information on the structure of over 12,700 parent companies and their 75,000 subsidiaries, divisions, and major branches. Arranged alphabetically, geographically, and by SIC code number. An index to various business units is provided.

D&B Business Rankings: Public and Private Businesses Ranked Within Industry Category and State
Ref HG 4057 .A237 spec. collection
Ranks over 25,000 U.S. companies according to sales and number of employees. Includes several other lists such as company division cross-reference referring to the headquarter company, top executives, and more.


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