Q. How would I research the history of a company?


There are several ways to research the history of a company:

  1. Start with the company's website. Some companies provide quite a bit of information right on their own website regarding how and why the company was developed, who founded the company, and complete timelines of important company events. Look for a History or About Us page.
  2. Find articles and company information in library databases. Remember there may be less (if any) information about private or small family-owned businesses in library databases. Choose your company wisely. Not sure if your company is public or private?:
  3. Find eBooks through:
  • Last Updated May 10, 2018
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  • Answered By Kate Anderson, Business Librarian

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