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Kirstein Business Library

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Quick Reference

Applicable Federal Rates

Assessing Department-City of Boston

Bank Rate Monitor

Boston Business Hub -City of Boston

Boston Redevelopment Authority

Business Plans and Profiles Index

Car/Truck Buyers Guides (Edmunds)

CenStats Databases.  U. S. Census Bureau

Consumer Price Indexes
CPI for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U)
(CPI-U) Boston, MA

Currency Exchange Rates (Olsen & Associates Currency Counter)

Economic Census (Manufacturing, Retail, etc.)

Federal Reserve Discount and Federal Funds Rates

Firm Size Data

Federal Reserve Selected Interest Rates

Jobs and Community Services -City of Boston


Massachusetts Corporations Division Database

NAICS Codes (with corresponding SIC codes)


Patents & Trademarks

Polson Enterprises: How to learn about an industry or a specific Company
A very good jumping off point for doing research. Well organized and easy to use with many links to information sources.

Prime Rate

OFFSTATS Official Statistics on the Web
This site from the University of Auckland Library pulls together internet sources of statistics that are free and easily available. Search for statistics by country, region or topic.

RN Numbers


SIC Codes

Salary Relocation Calculator

State Corporations Databases

Stock Quotes Past 10 years


Thomas Global/Solusorce

Zip Codes