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WORLD MARKETING DATA AND STATISTICS ON CD-ROM
This is a statistical compilation of business and marketing
information of up to 209 countries worldwide. The data coverage
extends from socioeconomic trends and background information
to key consumer marketing parameters. Data are grouped into
24 broad subject areas for ease of searching. Each data type
presents international comparative information, either in
the form of long-term trends or with single-year data for
the latest year available.
COMMERCIAL COST EXPLORER DATABASE
Use this database to access component costs and buildings
to help generate accurate estimates. Features updates and
local multipliers with each update, with indices to make historical
costs current and local multipliers to make estimates local
throughout the U.S. and most major Canadian cities.
COLUMBIA INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS ONLINE (CIAO)
CIAO is a regularly updated database of scholarly papers of
university research institutes, journal articles, papers of
non-governmental organizations, and proceedings from conferences.
This provides access to CAplus, a database of chemical literature
and U.S. and foreign chemical-related patents, CASREACT, and
the Registry database from Chemical Abstracts Service. It
includes journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference
proceedings, technical reports, substance database and dissertations
covered in Chemical Abstracts as well as articles currently
being indexed, book reviews and biographical information.