Resources & facilities
The Business & IP Centre Grimsby can help you conduct your own research and trained library staff are on hand to help you find the information you need.
Within Lincs Inspire Libraries
You’ll find the main collection of business resources at Grimsby Central Library. You can search for business publications in the library catalogue and reserve items to collect at your nearest branch. We offer bookable PCs with office software, free access to the internet and study spaces.
We also have a wide range of business e-books available. You can download and read these on your computer, smartphone, tablet or e-reader.
Free database subscriptions
BIPC Grimsby provides free access to a great selection of online subscriptions. These provide up-to-date business information, including market research, grants and company reports. All of Lincs Inspire Libraries have access to these online databases - booking may be required for some of the databases. Databases are listed below:
Accessible from library and non-library computers. COBRA (Complete Business Reference Adviser) provides access to a broad range of information covering the essentials of starting and running a business in the UK.
Accessible from library computers only. EMIS (emerging markets research, data and news) is the platform to get the latest news and information from emerging markets in developing countries across the world.
Experian (Market IQ)
Accessible from library computers only. Experian MarketIQ is the essential business market platform for any organisation or professional involved in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), or requiring direct access to comprehensive and high quality business and financial data.
Accessible from library computers only. IBISWorld - marries data and graphs with detailed insight and context.
Accessible from library computers only. Innovation DB - discover new and emerging technologies
Accessible from library computers only. Kompass EasyBusiness - powerful B2B data search platform
Local Data Company
Accessible from library computers only. Local Data Company - UK's most accurate retail location data company