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Locate articles, company information, and more using the library's specialized research databases. The more frequently used databases are listed here.
- Business Source Complete
Search for news, articles, industry and company reports. SWOT analyses available for some companies.
- LexisNexis Academic
Search for articles, company information and more.
Includes full-text of the Wall Street Journal. For quick searching within the WSJ, use sc=j as a search term. Example: sc=j and starbucks. Jointly funded by the University Libraries and the D'Amore-McKim School of Business.
- Business Insights: Essentials
Search for company information, articles, rankings, industry information, and market share.
- Value Line Investment Survey
Database includes the Value Line Investment Survey (Standard and Plus Editions), the Mutual Fund Survey, and more.
- S&P NetAdvantage (Standard & Poor's)
Includes Industry Surveys, Company Profiles, Mutual Funds, and S&P 500, 400, and 600.
- Mergent Online
Financial information for publicly traded companies. Create custom peer analysis reports and more.
- Mergent WebReports
Archive of corporate and industry related documents from Mergent. Includes Digital Corporate Manuals and the Digital Municipal & Government Manuals.
- SRDS (Standard Rate & Data Service)
A collection of seven databases, including Local Market Audience Analyst and several databases for media rates and information. Works best with IE. Does not work with Firefox.
- SBRnet (Sports Business Research Network)
Includes sports business resources such as market research, government statistics, news, international publications, research, and directories. Offers detailed data on sport participation, fan profiles, sports facilities, sport finance, sporting goods, sponsorship, marketing, and media.
- D&B Key Business Ratios
Calculate business ratios that identify key relationships between financial data. 14 key business ratios cover all critical areas of business performance, broken down into median figures, with upper and lower quartiles.
- International Directory of Company Histories.
Coverage of thousands of public companies.
- Cabell's Directories
Helpful for those wanting to publish articles in business journals. Business directories funded by the D'Amore-McKim School of Business.
- Social Sciences Premium Collection
This collection provides access to databases covering the international literature in the social sciences, including politics, sociology, social services, anthropology, criminology and education.
Archived, searchable collection of articles. This database does not include recent articles.
Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE is an informative resource for anyone concerned about our planet.
- Emerald Full-Text
Includes peer-reviewed articles in business and economics.
- Sage Premier Journals Online
Access to over 555 journals from Sage. Full text is available from 1999 - current.
- Wiley Online Library
Browse or search scholarly articles from Wiley Interscience.
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