Often your research requires that you get a complete outlook for a particular industry. Published industry studies vary in their depth of coverage. Most include a review of the industry's recent performance, a description of what's going on now, and projections for the future.
Before you start, identify the NAICS and/or SIC codes for your industry. Many information sources let you search by these codes which can help you refine your research.
Try a search in the library's catalog. Enter the name of the industry below in the search box. Generally you will retrieve a wide variety of journals, books, and other items, many available electronically.