The best place to begin to search is Thomson ONE, which has complete holdings from 1989 to the present. If you do not find the filing you need in these databases, consult the chart below.

Document Type

Years (per Type of Company)

Format

Location

Types of Companies

Annual Reports

1989-2002

CD-ROM

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

Annual Reports

1985-2003

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Baker Research Services

U.S. & international corporations

Annual Reports

1978-1992, 1978-1992, 1983/84-1992

Fiche

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

NYSE companies, ASE companies, OTC companies

Annual Reports

1971-1977, 1974-1977

Fiche

HD - Offsite - Request at Stamps Reading Room

NYSE companies, ASE companies

Annual Reports

c. 1840-1973 (varies from co. to co.)

Film

Stacks - Microfilm

Large U.S. corporations

Annual Reports

c. 1820-Present (varies from co. to co.)

Paper

Historical Collections - HCR (Non-circulating)

U.S. & international corporations, includes Fortune 500 U.S. & Global Lists companies

International Annual Reports

1990-2002

CD-ROM

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Large, international, public companies

International Annual Reports

1982-1991

Fiche

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Large, international, public companies

10-K Reports (or 20-F Reports)

1989-2002

CD-ROM

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

10-K Reports (or 20-F Reports)

1985-2003

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Baker Research Services

U.S. & international corporations

10-K Reports (or 20-F Reports)

1978-1992

Fiche

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

10-K Reports

1967-1977, 1969-1977, 1975-1977

Fiche

HD - Offsite - Request at Stamps Reading Room

NYSE companies, ASE companies, OTC companies

10-K Reports

1934-1966

Film

HD - Offsite - Request at Stamps Reading Room

Many (but not all) publicly-traded U.S. companies

10-Q Reports

1989-2002

CD-ROM

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

All U.S. public companies

10-Q Reports

1976-1992

Fiche

HD - Offsite - Request at Stamps Reading Room

NYSE companies, ASE companies

Prospectuses

past 2 to 3 years

Bloomberg

Stamps Reading Room

Debt prospectuses, particularly foreign company and sovereign debt prospectuses

Prospectuses

1985-2003

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Baker Research Services

U.S. & international corporations

Prospectuses

1989-present

CD-ROM

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

Prospectuses

1978-1992

Fiche

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

Prospectuses

1973-1977

Fiche

HD - Offsite - Request at Stamps Reading Room

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

Prospectuses

1840-1967

Paper

Historical Collections - HCR (Non-circulating)

U.S. and international companies

Proxy Statements

1989-2002

CD-ROM

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

Proxy Statements

1985-2003

.tif/.txt

Baker Research Services

U.S. & international corporations

Proxy Statements

1978-1992

Fiche

Stacks - Microfiche, Media Collection

Public companies traded on U.S. exchanges

Proxy Statements

1971-1977, 1971-1977, 1977

Fiche

HD - Offsite - Request at Stamps Reading Room

NYSE companies, ASE companies, OTC companies

Proxy Statements

1840-present

Paper

Historical Collections - HCR (Non-circulating)

U.S. and international companies