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Subject Librarian

Cynthia Slater
Post Learning Commons and Drexel Library

Room 124

Saint Joseph's University

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This guide covers recommended resources for insurance,  covering industry and company information, sources of news, full-text articles, journals, and bookslicensing information, and market research and advertising.


A Financial History of the United States - info

This encyclopedic work focuses on the growth and expansion of United States banking, securities, and insurance from the colonial period right up to the incredible growth of the stock market during the 1990s and the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001.

INSURANCE. (2000). In Encyclopedia of the United States in the Nineteenth Century. Farmington, MI: Thomson Gale. Retrieved July 03, 2009, from Credo Reference - info.

Licensing Information

The best source for company and agent licensing information are state insurance departments.  The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)  maintains an interactive Map of NAIC States & Jurisdictions.