Use the following three management databases to search for articles. If you are unable to locate the articles you need in these databases, then expand your search using the databases in the box below this one.
Business information from articles appearing in professional publications, academic journals, and trade magazines published worldwide.
Subject Coverage: accounting, banking, computers, economics, engineering management, communications, finance, health care, human resources, insurance, international trends, law, management, marketing, public administration, real estate, taxation, telecommunications, transportation
Dates of Coverage:
1971 to 1986 (for the deep backfile)
1986 to 1997 (for the backfile)
1999 to present (for the current file)
1991 to present (for records with abstracts)
Offers indexing and abstracting for nearly 2000 business periodicals along with online full-text for nearly 1300 of those titles -- which include a number of scholarly journals. The BSI interface offers easy access to company, industry, country, and market reports.
business, management, economics, banking, finance, accounting, international business
Dates of Coverage:
January 1984 to present
January 1990 to present (for records with full text)
This is a largest multi-disciplinary database to which an academic library can subscribe. It contains 6,550 full-text journals (with 5,890 of them peer-reviewed). Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals.
Helps one to select those journals that are most likely to publish a manuscript. For each title it describes the: topic areas the journal emphasizes, type of review process, time required for review, availability of reviewers’ comments, fees charged to review or publish the manuscript, copies required, acceptance rate, number of external reviewers, and extensive information on the style and format of most journals.
Indexes doctoral dissertations accepted at accredited U.S. institutions since 1861. It selectively covers Master's Theses, Canadian dissertations, and British and other European dissertations going back to 1637. Nearly half of the records link to the full-text document.
covers the complete range of academic subjects appearing in dissertations accepted at accredited institutions
Dates of Coverage:
1637 to present (for selected British and European dissertations)
1861 to present (for indexing of U.S. dissertations)
July 1980 to present (for dissertations with abstracts)
January 1988 to present (for Master's Theses with abstracts)
1997 to present (for the full-text of most dissertations)
2013 to present (for indexing and full-text of theses produced at Morehead State University)
more than 3,800,000 records
more than 1.700.000 full-text documents
Provides citations and abstracts for articles that appear in more than 400 economics journals. It also contains citations for selected texts in other formats.
All aspects of economics including: capital markets, country studies, econometrics, economic forecasting, environmental economics, government regulations, labor economics, monetary theory, urban economics
Is an online archive of scholarly journals which contains high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated.
covers many subject areas
Dates of Coverage:
varies by title (1665 is the earliest year covered)
varies by title
more than 2,179 journals
There is a gap, typically from 1 to 5 years, between the most recently published journal issue and the back issues available in JSTOR. Arts & Sciences I -- Includes the back runs of 115 titles in 15 disciplines. Arts & Sciences II -- Includes the back runs of 122 titles in 27 disciplines. Arts & Sciences III -- Focused on the arts and humanities, contains 152 titles. Arts & Sciences IV -- Contains 108 titles in Law, Psychology, and Public Policy as well as some Business and Education titles. Arts & Sciences V -- With 140 titles in philosophy, history, classics, religion, art and art history, and language and literature. Arts & Sciences VI -- With 143 titles, extends coverage in disciplines across the social sciences, with clusters focused in economics, education, linguistics, political science, and area studies. Arts & Sciences VII -- Has over 185 titles across thirty-five disciplines in History, Political Science, Sociology, Art and Art History, Language, Literature, and Health Policy. Arts & Sciences VIII -- With 170 titles, this collection includes journals in history, language & literature, art & art history, and education, philosophy, classical studies, and music. Arts & Sciences IX -- With 181 titles, this collection includes journals in archaeology, anthropology, sociology, business, economics, population studies, and political science. Arts & Sciences X -- With 127 titles, this collection includes journals in business, sociology, education, public policy & administration, history of science, technology, medicine, transportation studies, and development studies. Arts & Sciences XI -- With 142 titles, this collection includes journals in language & literature, history, art & art history, architecture, classical studies, and music. Arts & Sciences XII -- With 132 titles, this collection includes journals in law, political science, education, sociology, criminology, social work, psychology, and Asian studies. Arts & Sciences XIII -- With 142 titles, this collection includes journals in language & literature, philosophy, religion, art & art history, music, history, and classical studies Arts & Sciences XV -- With 160 titles, this collection includes journals in Jewish studies, mathematics, language & literature, history, and philosophy Life Sciences Collection -- At its completion, it will comprise a minimum of 160 titles spanning disciplines in the biological, health, and general sciences.
Can be used to assess a firm's strengths and weaknesses as compared to those of competing businesses or an entire industry. The 14 key business ratios cover critical areas of business performance -- solvency, efficiency, and profitability. They are broken down into median figures, with upper and lower quartiles.
business performance, industry performance
Broad spectrum of industry, company and investment analysis including S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports (S&P Equity Research), and “Markets” tab with drill downs to industry and sub-industry key ratios, benchmarks, constituents, etc.
Provides up-to-date information on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business. It includes videos as well as state and locality-specific resources.
small business and entrepreneurship
Dates of Coverage:
nearly 400 journals
more than 450 reference books
Permits the construction of a wide range of industry- and aggregate-level indicators of industrial structure and the evolution of performance (e.g. import penetration, investment per employee, export market shares) and enables modeling exercises at a detailed industrial level.
Is a comprehensive source of information and advice on approximately 3,500 stocks. Every week, a ranking system screens millions of data items and, using a proprietary series of calculations, ranks each stock for probable performance relative to other stocks during the next 6 to 12 months.