Recently ESRI has announced that Business Analyst Online for Education is now available to business schools and libraries. Business Analyst Online for Education provides on-demand reports and maps from an easy to use web site. Students and faculty can use Business Analyst Online for Education to gain instant access to current demographic and consumer data reports and maps and interactive features for use in their classroom projects and research. Students will be able to link the importance of geography to such typical business applications as trade area analysis, site evaluation and selection, and customer profiling. Business Analyst Online for Education is available via two subscription options. The Basic subscription helps students and faculty characterize the people, housing, and retail expenditures in a given area and includes 12 reports and map. The Extended subscription includes all of the reports and maps in the basic subscription plus additional 15 reports to provide more detail about income and spending habits of customers in a specified area, thus expanding the topics available for analyses.