The Business & IP Centre in Manchester Central Library has databases to help research your market, find competitors, suppliers and manufacturers, protect your IP, and keep up to date with the latest business news.  BIPC Databases Feb 2018

COBRA - Complete Business Reference Adviser:
available at all Ask About Business member libraries and online

FAME - Financial Analysis Made Easy: contains financial and company information on over 2.4 million businesses in the UK and Ireland. Includes Datamonitor market research reports.
Bolton Libraries ; Oldham Libraries

Mint UK: comprehensive database of UK company and business intelligence
Oldham Libraries; Stockport Libraries

British Standards:
Bolton Libraries; Lancashire Libraries; Manchester Libraries

Universal Skills: step by step guide to universal job match, employability, job skills, and universal credit.
Lancashire Libraries: Manchester Libraries; Trafford Libraries