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Gerstein Science Information Centre


Recommended resources for research related to entrepreneurship, startups and commercialization: from science and technology literature to market research and patents.

Market research in the time of COVID-19

The COVID-19 coronavirus has had a widespread global economic impact. You may be wondering how your company, industry, and market may be impacted -- and how the market research you are reading may need to be updated. This page details the updates we have collected from market research vendors available to you via U of T Libraries, as well as other sources available online.

This page will be updated regularly as the situation develops.

UTL databases (access here)

Open online sources (access via web browser)

Andressen Horowitz has compiled a collection of Coronavirus resources and readings for VCs and startups.

McKinsey has created a collection of resources titled Coronavirus: Leading through the Crisis

Not available via UTL, Pitchbook has also analyzed the impact on private markets.

U of T Entrepreneurship has a list of COVID-19 resources for startups.

Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub has compiled a list of resources for Canadian entrepreneurs.