Business Databases

Connect to Advertising Red Books on the Web
This database contains detailed profiles of nearly 13,500 U.S. and international advertising agencies, including accounts represented by each agency, fields of specialization, breakdown of gross billings by media, contact information on agency personnel and more.
Connect to AGRICOLA on the Web
Materials relating to all aspects of agriculture, 1970-present.
Connect to American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries on the Web
Data for American multi-national firms and their worldwide operations including contact information for headquarters, branches, subsidiaries and affiliates. 190 countries and 1,200 industries covered. Searchable by company name (keyword), country, state, region, revenue, # of employees, industry type, Zip Code or any combination of these. Data is downloadable to Excel. Updated daily.
Connect to Audit Analytics on the Web
Audit Analytics    - Access through WRDS Interface
Access detailed audit information on over 1,200 accounting firms and 15,000 publicly registered companies. Know who is auditing whom and how much they are paying for what services. Create reports by auditor, fees, location, industry, and more.
Connect to Bank Regulatory on the Web
Bank Regulatory    - Access through WRDS Interface
The Bank Regulatory databases provide accounting data for Bank Holding Companies, Commercial Banks, Savings Banks, and Savings and Loans Institutions. The source of the data comes from the required regulatory forms filed for supervising purposes. Dates of data coverage vary.
Connect to Business Journals on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Access to 40 metropolitan U.S. business weeklies published by American City Business Journals, including the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.
Connect to Business Source Complete on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
1,700 full-text, peer-reviewed journals. 1,600 business trade and general business publications. Additional full-text non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, faculty seminars (video) and more
Connect to Compustat on the Web
Compustat    - Access through WRDS Interface
Provides more than 300 annual and 100 quarterly Income Statement, Balance Sheet, Statement of Cash Flows, and supplemental data items on more than 7500 publicly held companies. The COMPUSTAT databases on WRDS include Full Coverage, Research, Prices, Dividends & Earnings, Segments and Bank. For most companies annual data is available for 20 years and quarterly data for 48 quarters.
Connect to The Conference Board Research Collection on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
The Conference Board's research online collection is a searchable collection of full-text research reports on the latest issues in business management and US and global economics. Proprietary, non-biased research includes studies of Fortune 500 companies on business trends, corporate citizenship, sustainability, corporate governance, ethics, human resources, operations, business process, productivity and more. Executive summaries and special PowerPoint encapsulations are available for selected reports. Economics materials includes topline US and global economic indicators and full-text issues of Straighttalk that provides analysis and forecasts of US and international economic conditions by The Conference Board's chief economist, Gail Fosler, multiple winner of The Wall Street Journal citation as the most accurate forecaster.
Connect to CRSP - Center for Research in Security Prices on the Web
CRSP - Center for Research in Security Prices    - Access through WRDS Interface
The most comprehensive collection of security price, return, and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX and Nasdaq stock markets, including S&P. Additional CRSP files are daily and monthly Bonds and Stocks. Data from December 1925-present.
Connect to Dow Jones Averages on the Web
Dow Jones Averages    - Access through WRDS Interface
The best-known and oldest reported U.S. stock index. Daily data from 1896-1999.
Connect to EconLit on the Web
An index of economic literature from periodicals, books, dissertations and working papers, 1969-present.
Connect to ESG Manager on Campus on the Web
Formerly Socrates
Formerly Global Socrates
On-campus access only.
Environmental, social, and governance audit reports for thousands of companies worldwide.
Connect to Factiva on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Access to over 9,000 full-text business publications including newspapers, newswires, journals, magazines, and trade publications. It also includes company, industry, and financial information.
Please remember to completely exit the Factiva database (click Logout at the top of the page) when you have finished. Not exiting will cause delays for others wanting to use the program.
Connect to Fama French on the Web
Fama French    - Access through WRDS Interface
The Fama-French Research Portfolios are constructed from the intersections of two portfolios formed on size, as measured by market equity (ME), and three portfolios using, as Manual proxy for value, the ratio of book equity to market equity (BE/ME). Returns from these portfolios are used to construct the Fama-French Factors. Monthly data from January 1927-present. Daily data from July 1, 1963-present. Updated annually.
Connect to FDIC - Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Data Set on the Web
FDIC - Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Data Set    - Access through WRDS Interface
Contains financial data and history of all entities filing the Report Of Condition and Income (Call Report) and some savings institutions filing the OTS Thrift Financial Report (TFR). These entities include commercial banks, savings banks, or savings and loans. Data from 1984-1998.
Connect to Foreign Exchange Rates on the Web
Foreign Exchange Rates    - Access through WRDS Interface
The WRDS FX database is based upon the Federal Reserve Board's H.10 release and contains Foreign Exchange (FX) rates for over 30 world currencies and trade-weighted indices.
Connect to Foreign Firms Operating in the United States on the Web
Data for foreign (non-American) multi-national firms and their U.S. subsidiaries including contact information for headquarters and subsidiaries. 80 countries and 1,200 industries are covered. Searchable by company name (keyword), country, state, region, revenue, # of employees, industry type, Zip Code or any combination of these. Data is downloadable to Excel. Updated daily.
Connect to Gartner Information Technology Industry Research on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
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Provides access to Gartner's published research and analysis of the information technology industry.
Connect to Global Insight (DRI) on the Web
Global Insight (DRI)    - Access through WRDS Interface
Provides data series for the United States only (not international) including GDP, corporate before and after tax profits by industry, corporate capital consumption by industry, personal consumption expenditures by type of product, population, employment, compensation, etc. Dates of data coverage vary but all series go back at least 20 years and some series go back over 50 years.
Connect to ESG Manager on Campus on the Web
Global Socrates
Now available as ESG Manager on Campus
On-campus access only.
Environmental, social, and governance audit reports for thousands of companies worldwide.
Connect to GREENR on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Environmental topics in science, international studies, business, law, and politics. Abstracts and full-text. Sources include newspapers, magazines, refereed journals, videos, podcasts, images, case studies, and portals for 160+ nations with an interactive map.
Connect to Hoovers Online on the Web
Profiles millions of public & private companies and thousands of industries & people.
Connect to I/B/E/S - Institutional Brokers Estimates System on the Web
I/B/E/S - Institutional Brokers Estimates System    - Access through WRDS Interface
Provides consensus and detail forecasts from security analysts, including earnings per share, revenue, cash flow, long-term growth projections and stock recommendations. Data from January 1974-present.
Connect to IBISWorld USA on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides 700+ U.S. industry market research reports and external environment reports.
Connect to International Abstracts in Operations Research on the Web
Indexes and abstracts articles in operations research and management science selected from over 180 international journals. 1989-present
Connect to International Directory of Company Histories on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides information on the development of the world's 4,550 largest and most influential companies. Entries provide information on founders, expansions and losses, labor/management actions, NAIC codes, key dates, ticker symbol, principal subsidiaries, divisions, operating units, competitors, and other significant milestones.
Connect to Mergent InvestorEdge on the Web
InvestorEdge
Also known as Mergent InvestorEdge
Over 4000 equity research reports, updated weekly, providing analysis and buy, sell, and hold recommendations from Ford Equity Research. Includes access to company annual reports, industry reports, and corporate bond reports.
Connect to ISS Link on the Web
For user ID and password call 408-554-4658.
Important: Must use Internet Explorer.
Company specific social issue reports and general background reports on social issues such as labor rights, climate change, etc.
Connect to Key Business Ratios on the Web
Key business ratios provide 14 key business ratios covering all critical areas of business performance: solvency, efficiency and profitability. Ratios are broken down into median figures, with upper and lower quartiles. Ratios are arranged by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Codes which makes it possible to compare a business' operating results with those of specific competitors or the industry as a whole.
Connect to LexisNexis Academic on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Fulltext database of thousands of magazine and newspaper articles, news wires, legal, and government sources. Dates of coverage and updates vary from title to title. Includes company and country profiles.
Connect to MarketResearch.com Academic on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Contains comprehensive full-text market research reports with a broad range of coverage on markets, industries, and companies worldwide.
Connect to Mergent First Research on the Web
Industry reports.
Connect to Mergent InvestorEdge on the Web
Replaces Value Line Research Center
Also known as InvestorEdge
Over 4000 equity research reports, updated weekly, providing analysis and buy, sell, and hold recommendations from Ford Equity Research. Includes access to company annual reports, industry reports, and corporate bond reports.
Connect to Mintel Market Research Reports on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Contains research reports covering U.S. and International marketplaces. Each market research report combines data and analysis of the competitive landscape, market-share analysis and consumer profiles. Complex demographic issues are broken into easy-to- understand sections, explaining consumer behavior and demonstrating the structure of the market.
Important: When logging on to the Mintel Market Research Reports database for the first time, please read the "Conditions of Use - Academic" and, if you agree to these conditions, click the "I Agree" button at the bottom of the screen. The first time you log on to Mintel Reports, you must create a 'personal profile' using an email address and a password of your own choosing. For all subsequent logins you need only sign in by entering this same email address and password.
Connect to National Bureau Of Economic Research on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
NBER Researchers report their findings on a variety of economic subjects.The Working Papers are indexed back to 1992, and full text from 1994.
Connect to NYSE TAQ - Trade and Quote Database on the Web
NYSE TAQ - Trade and Quote Database    - Access through WRDS Interface
Contains intraday transactions data (trades and quotes) for all securities listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and American Stock Exchange (AMEX), as well as Nasdaq National Market System (NMS) and Small Cap issues. 1993-present.
Connect to Passport GMID on the Web
Provides 2000 data types across 11 categories: Automotives and transport, Consumer markets, Economic indicators, Foreign trade, Industrial markets, IT and telecommunications, Leisure and lifestyles, Population and households, Resources and environment, Retailing, Service markets. Country statistics contains historic and forecast demographic, economic and marketing statistics for 205 countries. Country profiles contain key political and economic indicators. Lifestyle indicators contain a huge range of data such as eating habits, home ownership trends and crime patterns for 71 countries. Data updated annually, historic data back to 1977 and forecasts to 2016.
Connect to PHLX - Philadelphia Stock Exchange's United Currency Options Market (UCOM) on the Web
Offers the choice of expiration date, strike (exercise) price, premium payment and any combination of 10 currencies currently available for a total of 100 possible currency pairs. 1993-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to PrivCo on the Web
Financial data on major private companies, M&A deals, VC funding deals, and private market investors. Custom analysis and downloads available: contact Anthony Raymond.
Connect to Regional Business News on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides comprehensive full-text for over 50 regional business publications, including titles from Crain Communications. Dates of coverage for some publications go back to 1990 and content is updated daily.
Connect to RiskMetrics on the Web
RiskMetrics    - Access through WRDS Interface
Data sets include: Directors Data, Corporate Takeover Defence, Shareholder Proposals, and Voting Results.
Connect to SEC Disclosure of Order Execution (DOE) on the Web
SEC Disclosure of Order Execution (DOE)    - Access through WRDS Interface
As a result of Rule 11Ac1-5, market centers that trade national market system securities must make monthly, electronic disclosures of basic information concerning their quality of executions on a stock-by-stock basis. June 2001-present.
Connect to Social Sciences Citation Index on the Web
Index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully covers over 1,400 journals spanning 50 disciplines. Coverage also includes items relevant to the social sciences selected from 7,000 other journals. 1994-present. Updated weekly.
Connect to ESG Manager on Campus on the Web
Socrates
Now available as ESG Manager on Campus
On-campus access only.
Environmental, social, and governance audit reports for thousands of companies worldwide.
Connect to SRDS (Standard Rate & Data Service) on the Web
Updated monthly. Provides media rates and data for the advertising industry, listing advertising rates, editorial or programming content, circulation, and other basic information for a variety of advertising media.
Connect to Thomson Research on the Web
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.Financial information on thousands of U.S. and international public companies. Company information includes extensive online financial filings, annual reports, price and earnings data, quarterly and annual financial figures, company profiles, and spreadsheet financials.
Connect to Mergent InvestorEdge on the Web
Value Line Research Center
Over 4000 equity research reports, updated weekly, providing analysis and buy, sell, and hold recommendations from Ford Equity Research. Includes access to company annual reports, industry reports, and corporate bond reports.
Connect to The Wall Street Journal - Digital Microfilm on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Digitized issues from January 2, 2008 onward. Searchable by date. Issues from 2007 and earlier are available only on non-digitized microfilm. Current issues are available in print-on-paper and online full-text in Factiva.
Connect to The Wall Street Transcript Online on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Features up to the minute news, analyst reports, as well as interviews with analysts, money managers, CEO's and other experts on various industries. Features include roundtables with leading experts and announcements of upcoming conferences on various topics such as managing healthcare costs, or investing in the water industry.
World Development Indicators - CD-ROM available at the Circulation Desk. Click to see a full list of CD-ROM databases. Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
World Development Indicators
Contains time series indicators for national accounts, balance of payments, trade, finance, social, government, and public sector finance. 1970-present. Updated annually.
Connect to WRDS - Wharton Research Data Services Interface on the Web
Internet-based business data service from The Wharton School accessing the most comprehensive sources of financial, accounting, economic, management, marketing, banking, and insurance data. WRDS offers point-and-click access to the following databases and data sets: Audit Analytics, Bank Regulatory, Compustat, CRSP - Center for Research in Security Prices, Dow Jones Averages, Fama French, FDIC - Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Data Set, Foreign Exchange Rates, Global Insight (DRI), I/B/E/S - Institutional Brokers Estimates System, NYSE TAQ - Trade and Quote Database, PHLX - Philadelphia Stock Exchange's United Currency Options Market (UCOM), & SEC Disclosure of Order Execution (DOE).
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