Company Information links

The Directory of Career & Employment in Canada Canadian site icon

Find information about a wide range of industries and potential employers. Log into CLN and click on Resources to find out how to access this resource.

Canada Newswire Gold star iconCanadian site icon

Allows you to search for articles by company or industry.

Charity Village Gold star iconCanadian site icon

Information about not-for-profit agencies (e.g. social services, art and cultural organizations). Includes job postings but many are for senior experienced positions.

Corporate Read profiles of publicly owned companies in Canada, the U.S. and abroad. Track their recent stock market performance and discover other financial information.

Globe Investor Canadian site icon

A web site dedicated to providing information for investors, will aid a student in researching current news related to a company.

Government of Canada Canadian site icon

A great site for finding information on federal government departments or related agencies. You will find annual reports, organizational information and email addresses.

Government of Ontario Canadian site icon

Site contains provincial government ministry information. It links to Publications Ontario, which distributes government statutes and documents that can be useful for background research.

Labour Market Information - Potential EmployersCanadian site icon

Search for a list of possible employers in a particular occupation. You can also search by particular region in Canada.

Ottawa Business & Company Directory - National Capital FreeNetCanadian site icon

Find a list of companies and contact information within the Ottawa, Gatineau, East Ontario and West Quebec regions. Industries include multimedia, health care and consulting.'s Free Industry Magazines listing
Have the inside scoop on industries with these free periodicals. You must be eligible to receive a free subscription. Eligibility is unique to each magazine and usually depends on geography i.e. U.S. residents only, U.S. and Canada only, etc.

System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR)Canadian site icon

Access annual reports and other financial statements from hundreds of Canadian public companies. Find links to company press releases and the business predictions for the coming year. Go to “Company Profiles” to find the list.

Strategis - Industry Canada Gold star iconCanadian site icon

A very good resource for Canadian company and Industry information. Although it is a bit difficult to access initially, it is well worth the effort. The Canadian Company Capabilities section is a good starting point for researching specific companies. To access this page, choose the Canadian Company Capabilities option on the right side under the Most Requested Services.

Virtual Reference Library - Toronto Public Library Gold star iconCanadian site icon

This site features information on company directories and associations listed by industry or province. Look under Business, Finance and Economics for the link.
A great site for information on large multinational organizations.

Yahoo Finance
Search for Company profiles and financial information (USA).

Yellow PagesGold star iconCanadian site icon

This site has multiple ways to search for businesses including by location, by category, and by keyword.