Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
UC Logo
Libraries | Ask the Libraries

LCOB ERM

Welcome

This guide will get you started on your research process for Enterprise Risk Management.  Please refer to your professor and syllabus for detailed information for the assignment.

Where to Find Public Records

Public records are documents filed by or on behalf of a company with state and local agencies.  These include taxes, UCC documents, licenses, and legal filings.  These documents generally are found at the State's Secretary of State website and/or the local clerk of court website.  They are excellent places to locate company risk data.  You can determine if your company is in good standing, has significant debt, and if it has legal problems. 

Where to Find Company Information like Descriptions, Financials, Past Sales/Projections, Competitors

Where to Find Industry Trends and Information

How to Find Company Information at the Library

Summon searches for books, articles, and other materials available at the library (most of it is online). It is a library version of Google.

You can find company information available at the library by using some of the following searches:

Kroger AND "company goals"
IBM AND "financial goals"
Cintas AND "core competencies"
"consumer trends" AND "frozen foods"

Search Summon for articles, books, & more

University of Cincinnati Libraries

PO Box 210033 Cincinnati, Ohio 45221-0033

Phone: 513-556-1424

Contact Us | Staff Directory

University of Cincinnati

Alerts | Clery and HEOA Notice | Notice of Non-Discrimination | eAccessibility Concern | Privacy Statement | Copyright Information

© 2019 University of Cincinnati