Friday, September 28, 2018

Beginning October 1, the Arlington Public Library will begin offering AtoZdatabases, an online resource featuring job search, reference & mailing list databases. ReferenceUSA will no longer be available, but library card holders can access 30 million business & executive profiles & 240 million residents through AtoZdatabases.

AtoZdatabases is ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more.

Watch this short video for a brief introduction to AtoZdatabases.

Database Overview from AtoZdatabases on Vimeo.

What are the main features and benefits of the AtoZdatabases?

  • Most comprehensive coverage on businesses in the U.S.
  • We have more database search selects than any other competitor.
  • Universal search technology lets you search single elements across multiple databases to ensure quicker and comprehensive results.
  • Multi sourced data with monthly updates.
  • Ability to email profile to patrons and co-workers.
  • The ability to download 1000 records per search, with no limit on overall download.
  • Triple-Verified Business Database.

Can I email or download data from AtoZdatabases?

AtoZ users can email, download and print.

  • Email records - Users can easily share data among co-workers, family or friends.
  • Downloading - Export up to 1,000 records internally and externally ensuring a consistent user experience.
  • Printing - Printing a quick one page profile in a PDF format results in cost efficiency and the use of less paper. Users will also have a place to make notes at the bottom of the detailed page.

What information is available?

  • 30 Million Businesses & Executives: Search by Type of Business, number of employees/size, sales, geography, & more.
  • 7 Million Jobs
  • 2 Million NEW Businesses: Search by time frame, keyword, geography and more.
  • 240 Million Residents: Search by income, home value, geography, lifestyles and more.
  • 350,000 New Movers & New Homeowners Added Weekly: search by move distance, housing type and more.
  • 12 Million Healthcare Professionals: search by specialty, state of license, geography and more.

Getting started on AtoZdatabases

Beginning October 1, AtoZdatabases will be free with your Arlington Public Library card and can be accessed from any library location. Visit your favorite branch and log in with your library card number and PIN.