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Featured Database - ReferenceUSA

ReferenceUSA

ReferenceUSA is an essential information source for finding information on businesses, individuals, and physicians. There are three separate sections in Reference USA.

U.S. Businesses:

With over 14 million US businesses listed and updated continually, this database is comprehensive and current. You can search by company name, location (down to zip code level) business type, sales volume, number of employees, parent company and more. Some companies even have job postings and current news articles included. The real strength of this database is that you can make custom lists by using your own combinations of search criteria.

U.S. Standard White Pages:

5,200 White Pages telephone directories have been compiled to list 89 million individuals across the USA. It provides name, address, phone number, median home value, and median home income as well as reverse-lookup capabilities.

U.S. Healthcare:

This provides the names of 855,000 physicians and dentists, their location, gender, age, state of license, what medical school they attended and more.
There is also a guided tour that includes short instructional videos that have step by step instructions on searching the database.

This resource is found in the Business section of the Online Databases and can be used with other useful tools, like SimplyMap.

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