Alphabetical List of Business and Economics Research Databases

Database Name Years of Coverage Access
American firms operating in foreign countries Current GILFind link
Balance of Payment Statistics Varies, earliest 1967 CD-ROM Reference
Best's Library Center 2001- GALILEO
Business Cycle Indicators Varies, earliest 1945 GALILEO
Business Source Complete Varies GALILEO
Compact Disclosure SEC June 1990 - July 2006 (ceased) CD-ROM Access Services
Compact Disclosure Worldscope July 1991 - June 2006 (ceased) CD-ROM Access Services
Compustat 1950- WRDS
Conference Board Online Varies / Management reports 1996- GALILEO
CRSP 1925- WRDS
CRSP / Compustat Merged Database 1962- WRDS
Datastream Varies, earliest 1965 Reference Room
and Terry College
Direction of Trade Statistics Varies, earliest 1948 CD-ROM Reference
Dun & Bradstreet Million Dollar Database Current GALILEO
EconLit 1969- GALILEO
Emerald Fulltext 1994- GALILEO
Executive Compensation 1992- WRDS
Experian/Simmons OneView Most recent year - 2.5 year lag Internet
Factiva Varies GALILEO
Global Insight Historical Data Varies WRDS and GALILEO
Government Finance Statistics Varies, earliest 1972 CD-ROM Reference
Historical Statistics of the United States 18th - 20th centuries GALILEO
Hoover's Online Current GALILEO
IBISWorld: U.S. Industry Reports Current GALILEO
International Financial Statistics Varies, earliest 1945 CD-ROM Reference
IRI Marketing Fact Book 2004- CD-ROM Access Services
JSTOR Varies, earliest 1886 /
Excludes most recent 3-5 years
GALILEO
KLD Stats 1991- WRDS
LaserDisclosure 1988 - 2002 (ceased) CD-ROM Reference
LexisNexis Academic Varies GALILEO
LexisNexis Statistical Varies, earliest 1973 GALILEO
Making of the Modern World 1450 - 1850 GALILEO
Mergent Online Current profiles /
Rolling 15 years of financial data
GALILEO
Mintel Reports 2001- GALILEO
Morningstar Current GALILEO
Morningstar Direct Current Reference Room
and Terry College
MRI+ University Internet Reporter 2002- Internet
NAIC Property/Casualty & Life/Health 2004- CD-ROM Access Services
NBER Working Papers 1973- GALILEO
New York Times Historical Full Text 1851 - 2005 GALILEO
OECD iLibrary Publications 1998- /
earliest statistics 1960
GALILEO
OptionMetrics 1996- WRDS
Product Launch Analytics (formerly Productscan) 1980- GALILEO
PsycInfo 1887- GALILEO
ReferenceUSA Current GALILEO
ScienceDirect 1995- /
Economic & Finance backfile 1967 - 1994
GALILEO
SNL 1990- Internet
Sports Business Research Network Publications 1995- /
Statistics 1993-
GALILEO
SpringerLink Books, primarily 2000- GALILEO
Thomson ONE Banker 1988- GALILEO
Thomson Reuters Guidance (Replaces First Call) earliest 1994 text format and 2002 data format Terry College
Thomson Reuters Ownership Data 1980- / Insider 1986- WRDS
Wall Street Journal Historical Full Text 1889 - 1991 GALILEO
Web of Knowledge (formerly Web of Science) 1956- GALILEO