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Data Axle Reference Solutions (For Remote Users)

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Database of U.S. businesses; also includes an international business database, a residential white pages database, new movers database (residential) and new businesses database, as well as employment and internship listings. (Note: If you get a blank screen while accessing Data Axle, try refreshing your screen.) (Previously known as ReferenceUSA.) *

 

Data Axle Reference Solutions (In Library Version)

Database of U.S. businesses; also includes an international business database, a residential white pages database, new movers database (residential) and new businesses database, as well as employment and internship listings. (Previously known as ReferenceUSA.)

Foundation Directory Online (Available at Central Library Only)

Program details and application guidelines for leading foundations as well as sponsoring company information for corporate givers.

(*Note: For help with this resource while Houston Public Library is closed, contact: 832-393-1313 or  Email Reference https://houstonlibrary.org/email-reference.)
 

Foundation Grants to Individuals (Available at Central Library Only)

Find sources for scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards and other financial support for individuals.

Gale Directory Library

Search for companies and organizations in a number of directories including Ward's Business Directory, Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media, and the Encyclopedia of Associations titles.*

ReferenceUSA

ReferenceUSA is now Data Axle Reference Solutions. Same great resource, just a new name! 

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