What is the First Research database and why would I want to use it?


First Research provides access to over 500 industry profiles, news and social content, quarterly industry alerts, state profiles of business and real estate trends, and more.


  • Access to over 500 Industry Profiles covering 1000 industry segments (U.S. and global); each of these reports contain extensive industry research, written from an objective point of view. Topics covered within industry reports include:
    • Industry Overview
    • Quarterly Industry Update
    • Industry Forecast
    • Companies
    • Critical Issues
    • Business Challenges
    • Business Trends
    • Industry Opportunities
    • Financial Information
    • and more!
  • The ability to follow trends and events within an industry, though news and social updates, and quarterly industry alerts.
  • State Profiles to monitor monthly employment, business and real estate trends in each of the 50 US states.
  • Sales and marketing templates to get a jumpstart on emails, voicemails, and other forms of business communication.
  • Last Updated Jun 27, 2024
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  • Answered By Kate Anderson, Librarian

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