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AAD

Provides searching of and digital access to selected records held by the U.S. National Archives and Record Administration. Covers records from 1800 to the present day in all fields: immigration, business, military, genealogy, wars, international relations, and geographic regions. Simple key word and advanced searching possible

Date Coverage:
1800-present
Content Availability:
Full Text

AAD

Provides searching of and digital access to selected records held by the U.S. National Archives and Record Administration. Covers records from 1800 to the present day in all fields: immigration, business, military, genealogy, wars, international relations, and geographic regions. Simple key word and advanced searching possible

Date Coverage:
1800-present
Content Availability:
Full Text

ABI/INFORM collection

Searches over 3000 premier worldwide business periodicals for information on advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, information systems, and more. Also, contains information on over 60,000 companies. Wall Street Journal is included among sources. Proquest

Date Coverage:
1923 - to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Academic OneFile

Indexes and provides abstracts for articles in popular and scholarly journals in a broad range of disciplines. Basic and advanced searching with limits by document type (article, case study, reviews, cartoons, etc.), peer- reviewed, date, and other aspects. Includes full text of the New York Times (from 1985 - present), and full text of the London Times and the Financial Times. Good starting place for information sources as researcher begins to write a term paper. Can create free account to access additional features such as saving searches and creating search alerts. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~1979 - present (varies by journal)
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Academic search complete

Provides a great starting place for research, as it offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals in all academic subjects, including more than 8,500 full-text and 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. Other types of publications included in this resource are books and book chapters, newspapers, magazines, conference proceedings, reports, etc. Searchable by keyword, title, author, subject, journal name, and a lot more. Results can be limited by date, language, publication type, full-text status or whether a journal is scholarly/peer-reviewed. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
Coverage varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Accounting, tax & banking collection

Provides centralized access to highly ranked scholarly journals from the American Accounting Association; accounting, tax management, and auditing trade publications from top publishers such as CCH, Aspen, Thompson Professional and Regulatory Services;AICPA publications; tax law and financial law publications from notable sources such as the American Bar Association; global accounting and tax journals as well as over 1,500 accounting dissertations and 7,800 working papers

Date Coverage:
1905 to present
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Some Full Text
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Subjects:

AdSpender

Ad$pender provides advertising information in the areas of TV, radio, magazines, newspapers, outdoor, and Internet and generates reports for company expenditures. Coverage includes information on national spending trends and provides information by industry, parent company, subsidiaries, advertisers, products and brands

Date Coverage:
Date varies
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Some Full Text
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Advertising redbooks.com (LexisNexis)

Consists of two parts: The Agency Database and the Advertiser Database. The Agency Database contains detailed profiles of nearly 14,000 U.S. and international advertising agencies. Information contains accounts represented by each agency, fields of specialization, breakdown of gross billings by media, contact information and personnel. The Advertiser Database contains exclusive information on over 18,000 U.S. and international advertisers who spend more than $200,000 annually in advertising. Each listing contains advertising expenditures by media, current agency, brand name info, and contact information for key personnel. Lexis Nexis

Date Coverage:
Recent year's data
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Full Text
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Amadeus

Contains information on close to 23 million companies across Europe. Amadeus can be searched for individual companies or for companies with certain profiles. This resource can also be used for company analysis and searched using parameters such as company name, location, industry & activities and stock exchange. Profile information for companies includes industry research, financial and stock data, intellectual property information, contact information for company leadership and news & deals

Date Coverage:
Date varies
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Some Full Text
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America's historical imprints

Provides a single search site for the following individual Early American Imprint databases: Evans: 1639 - 1800; Shaw : 1801 - 1819; and Supplement from the Library Company of Philadelphia: 1801 - 1819. Keyword and Advanced search features plus browsing by genre, publisher, author, place of publication, subject, and language. Full-text access to all content listed. Newsbank

Date Coverage:
1639 -1819
Content Availability:
Full Text

American doctoral dissertations, 1933-1955

A digital version of the only comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by U.S. universities during coverage dates. Includes those universities that did not send their dissertations to UMI. Taken from the print index, Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities 1933-1955 and provides full page images of the original print index. May be searched by author, title, subject and university. Beware that when Ebsco says PDF full text it is not full text of the dissertation but full text of the entry in Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities which is only a brief bibliographic record

Date Coverage:
1933-1955
Content Availability:
Citations Only

Asian & European business collection

Offers detailed information on companies, economies, markets, and overall business conditions throughout the Eastern Hemisphere. Provides frequently updated full-text coverage of political, social, economic, cultural, financial, and business news stories at national and regional levels from key newspapers, magazines, and journals. Also provides country information and statistics; political, economic, social, and business profiles; guides and outlooks; coverage of people and institutions; and national and regional level full-text archive of white papers, government documents, journals, and legislation

Date Coverage:
1972 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Banking information database

Provides essential information about the financial services industry, banking trends, topics, issues, and operations. Covers over 640 of the most authoritative sources of information and includes industry and professional newsletters, School of Bank Marketing Papers, and Stonier Theses

Date Coverage:
1971 to present
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Some Full Text
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Best's Library center

Provides in-depth AMB Credit Reports on thousands of U.S. and Canadian life/health insurers, reinsurers and groups along with a database of corporate changes and retirements. Users are able to access reports back to 2001, view real time reports, access recent M&A activity, download financial data into an excel spreadsheet for research and analysis and perform company rankings

Date Coverage:
2001 – current
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Some Full Text
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Bibliography of native North Americans

Indexes popular and scholarly journal articles, essays, Native American/First People's newspapers, books, and book reviews on all aspects of Native Americans. Contains citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Covers history, biography, anthropology, politics, literature, governance, gaming, culture, archaeology, and many other fields. Searchable fields include author, title, abstract, keyword, people, company, geographic terms, and publication. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1600 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

BioOne

Contains full-text journal articles from over 100 not-for- profit and institutional publishers focused on the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. Browsable by journal title or publisher. Searchable by author, title, abstract, full text, DOI, and captions. Searches are savable. Full text access for BioOne.1 and Open Access collections. Abstracts only for BioOne.2 collection

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Full Text

Bizminer

Offers industry financial analysis benchmarks for business and industry market trends. Market analysis reports start at the national level and are available for many industries at the city and zip code levels. Searchable by industry ("restaurants") or by clicking on preset industry sectors. Contains current information only

Date Coverage:
Rolling 3 years
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Full Text
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Bizminer

Offers industry financial analysis benchmarks for business and industry market trends. Market analysis reports start at the national level and are available for many industries at the city and zip code levels. Searchable by industry ("restaurants") or by clicking on preset industry sectors. Contains current information only

Date Coverage:
Rolling 3 years
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Full Text
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Business economics & theory collection (Gale)

Offers access to a collection of peer-reviewed(scholarly), full-text articles in HTML or PDF format covering business administration and economic theory. Intended primarily for the academic researcher, this resource is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Business knowledge research

Provides full-text research reports from the Conference Board on the latest issues in business management, the United States and global economics, and covers topics such as business outlook, leadership decisions, performance excellence, corporate governance, human resources management, productivity, economic indicators, and analysis/forecasts of regional, national, and international economic conditions

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Full Text

Business source complete (EBSCO)

Provides access to full-text business journals and hundreds of scholarly, peer-reviewed journals covering all aspects of business; marketing, management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and more. Additional full-text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, and more. May be searched individually or in combination with other EBSCO databases. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1965 to present (1886 to present for select journal titles)
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Cambridge companions

Provides globalized electronic access to all Cambridge online collections subscribed by Baylor University Libraries including: Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics; Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion and Culture; and Cambridge Companions to Music. This portal's search engine enables searching of the combined contents of all titles in subscribed series as well as localized searching of individual series. Cambridge University Press

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text
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Center for Research Libraries online catalog. Dissertations

Searchable online index of foreign (non-U.S or Canada) doctoral dissertations held by the Center for Research Libraries. 800,000 doctoral dissertations (including those of Albert Einstein, Dag Hammarskjold, and other Nobel laureates). The collection ranges from the mid-1800s to the current day. Advanced search provides limits by Year, Language, and Place of Publication (country). Browsing by country and/or awarding institution is available. Baylor is a member of CRL and Scholars and researchers from CRL member institutions have free and unlimited use of the CRL collections through interlibrary loan. CRL

Date Coverage:
Mid 1800's to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Computer database (Gale)

Provides a combination of indexing, abstracts, and full text for leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications, and electronic industries beginning from 1980. Allows users to find competitive analysis of high-tech companies and their products; research on industry trends in telecommunications, electronics, robotics, and other fields; research on computer software and hardware; information on the internet; research related to LAN and WAN technology; information on multimedia, virtual reality, and interactive television; reviews of the latest consumer products; background information for job hunters. Search by keyword, author, publisher, etc. Limit by document type, year, lexile score, etc. Browse by subject or publication. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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CountryWatch

CountryWatch provides critical country-specific intelligence and data. Key publications produced by CountryWatch include the CountryReviews TM, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information, and the CountryWireTM ,which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text
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CQ public affairs collection

Covers 22 major public affairs subject headings (Agriculture and Nutrition; Business, Banking, Commerce and Economics; Education, etc). This resource offers reports on important issues, access to primary sources, statistical and historical analyses, and a directory of the important public and private organizations involved. The information may be searched by keyword using basic or advanced search interfaces. A list of "hot topics" provides ideas for beginning researchers

Date Coverage:
2002 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

Cross-national time-series data archive

A product of the State University of New York (Binghamton), the Cross-National Time-Series Data Archive provides ranges of annual data from 1815 to the present for many countries. Data would be useful to researchers in political science, sociology, economics, business, education, history, and communications (data sets on telegraphs and computer usage are included). The data elements have been collected at regular intervals which allow users to look at what has changed over time

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text
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Data catalog

Provides access to frequently used databases,statistics, working papers, and reports published by the World Bank

Date Coverage:
Varies with resource used
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Some Full Text
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Data-planet

Provides statistical data from U.S. government publications, state and private sources, and international organizations. Conduct search by keyword(s) and limit results by publishing organization, geographic region, local area, or broad subject. Data may be further restricted by demographic features (age, marital status, industry, etc.)

Date Coverage:
Date varies
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Multimedia
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DataZoa

DataZoa is a universal translator for data series on the Web. This resource gives users the ability to drag-and- drop access to over 3 billion data series in Economics, Health, Energy, Demographics, Finance, and more, from the US and the world. Users can view, analyze, share, download, and create website embeddable charts and tabular displays with this data

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Multimedia
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Direction of trade statistics

Provides figures on the value of merchandise exports and imports by trade partners as well as area and world aggregates showing trade flows between major areas of the world. DOTS provides access to monthly, quarterly and annual trade data from 1948 to 1999 for hundreds of countries along with many geographic areas. Information available as Data Reports. Ability to construct custom searches is also available. Researchers can select countries, years, and export/import. International Monetary Fund

Date Coverage:
1948-present
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Full Text
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Directory of open access journals

Indexes the scholarly and scientific literature in open access journals (journals which do not charge the individual or the institution a subscription fee but make their content freely available). Journals indexed must be peer-reviewed or have editorial quality control and report results of research to a scholarly community to be included in the indexing. Access to full text varies by journal. All languages and subjects are covered. Search for articles by keyword (with Boolean "and/or/not" connectors), search journals by title, or browse journals by broad subject categories. DOAJ, Lund University Library (Sweden)

Date Coverage:
~2002 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Ebook central

Provides access to academic and scholarly electronic books which Baylor University Libraries have purchased. Covers all subject fields. Keyword search across entire collection or browse by broad subject. Search by keyword within individual books. Links out to definitions, explanations, biographies, maps, and other information resources. Copy and paste text (citation is embedded in the copy feature) or print up to 60 sequential pages at a time. Create account to use "Bookshelf" and save notes features of reader. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
~2000 - present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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EBSCOhost electronic journals service

Provides access to a directory of electronic journals indexed in EBSCO databases; for some titles, EBSCO has rights to grant online, full-text access. Browse journals by title, subject, or publisher; search journals by title (keyword in title, title contains, or exact match); or search for articles by keyword or author. NOT the place to start a research or paper project as the results returned will be too numerous for most users. Very useful to view the table of contents of a particular journal, to search for all articles in a specific journal on X topic, or to find an article in a specific journal indexed by EBSCO when the database which includes the journal in its coverage is unknown. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

EMarketer PRO

eMarketer provides updated market data, statistics and analysis on the Internet, e-business, online marketing, media and emerging technologies. Global in scope, eMarketer is helpful for understanding the growth and impact of the Internet, and enables students and faculty to stay abreast of new trends, such as social networking and mobile marketing

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text
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Emerald insight

Provides access to full-text articles and reviews from the world's leading management journals, case studies, literature reviews, book reviews, conference information, interviews, and profiles. In addition to management, materials cover the following subject areas: Business, Economics, Library and Information Studies, Social Sciences, Engineering, and Transport

Date Coverage:
1988 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Encyclopaedia Britannica world data analyst

Provides country and regional analyses and offers detailed statistical comparisons of countries around the world using both the most current statistics and historical figures. Users can create tables and charts, then export the information into a spreadsheet

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Full Text

Encyclopedia of communities of practice in information and knowledge management

Provides a comprehensive examination of all areas of communities of practice. With information from over 120 scholars from 20 countries, this resource offers in-depth coverage of practical issues as well as insight into topics regarding learning, leadership, ethics, social, intellectual, rewards, and language challenges. Approximately 550 terms and definitions as well as 1,950 references to additional research help compliment the contents

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Full Text

Encyclopedia of e-commerce, e-government, and mobile commerce

Provides up-to-date coverage of the e-technologies field. With contributions from over 300 experts worldwide complimented by a reference section and over 4,400 additional reference works, this encyclopedia stands as an important research tool in the ever-evolving field of e- commerce, e-government, and mobile commerce

Date Coverage:
Current
Content Availability:
Full Text

Encyclopedia of virtual communities and technologies

Provides coverage of the concepts and realities in the field of virtual communities and technologies. With entries authored by over 140 leading experts, this encyclopedia presents an in-depth analysis of the conceptual and technical impacts of virtual environments in the global community. A compendium of over 830 terms and more than 2,250 references to published works on virtual communities completes the coverage of upcoming and emerging technologies for virtual communities, human computer interfaces, new networking, mobile computing, Web services, and synchronous and asynchronous environments

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Full Text

Entrepreneurship database

Searches worldwide publications and multi-media related to the topic of entrepreneurship. This resource covers a wide array of resources that will be useful to educators, researchers, students, and practitioners. Content ranges from scholarly articles, dissertations, working papers, trade publications, and conference papers to a full tool kit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans, and video clips showing tips from successful entrepreneurs. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1963 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Environment complete (EBSCO)

Indexes domestic and international titles going back to 1888, covering agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, environmental law, environmental technology, geography, marine and freshwater science, natural resources, pollution and waste management, public policy, renewable energy resources, social impacts, and urban planning. Provides full text for more than 190 monographs and for the conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education. Searchable using author, keyword, title, geographic terms, people, NAICS, company, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1888 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Environment complete (EBSCO)

Indexes domestic and international titles going back to 1888, covering agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, environmental law, environmental technology, geography, marine and freshwater science, natural resources, pollution and waste management, public policy, renewable energy resources, social impacts, and urban planning. Provides full text for more than 190 monographs and for the conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education. Searchable using author, keyword, title, geographic terms, people, NAICS, company, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1888 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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EStatement studies

Provides access to the online version of the Annual Statement Studies produced by the Risk Management Association (RMA). eStatement Studies provides composite performance metrics derived directly from the financial statements of financial institutions' borrowers and prospects. It includes Financial Ratios Benchmarks on over 760 industries, Industry Default Probabilities and Cash Flow Measures. Basic and Advanced search options are available. Searcheable by year, industry, assets, sales, fixed assets, long term debt, gross profit, etc. Risk Management Association (RMA)

Date Coverage:
2003-present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Ethos

Makes UK theses (electronic and paper based) available via a 'one-stop-shop' by harvesting e-theses from institutional repositories and digitizing paper theses on- demand from researchers. Some theses are available for immediate download, while others can be requested from a participating institution which then sends the thesis to the British Library for digitization. In order to download a thesis or request digitization, you must register with the site

Date Coverage:
1600s-present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Expanded academic ASAP

Provides broad coverage of news sources (including video), popular, trade, and scholarly journals on a wide range of topics. Good starting place to find or narrow a topic. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~1980 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Expanded academic ASAP

Provides broad coverage of news sources (including video), popular, trade, and scholarly journals on a wide range of topics. Good starting place to find or narrow a topic. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~1980 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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FAOSTAT

Provides access to over 3 million time-series and cross sectional data relating to food and agriculture. It contains data for 200 countries and more than 200 primary products related to production, trade, food supply, food balance sheets, food security, prices, resources, forestry, and fisheries as well as more than 200 of the primary works published by the UN such as the FAO Statistical Yearbook and the UN Working Papers

Date Coverage:
1961- a few years ago
Content Availability:
Multimedia

FAOSTAT

Provides access to over 3 million time-series and cross sectional data relating to food and agriculture. It contains data for 200 countries and more than 200 primary products related to production, trade, food supply, food balance sheets, food security, prices, resources, forestry, and fisheries as well as more than 200 of the primary works published by the UN such as the FAO Statistical Yearbook and the UN Working Papers

Date Coverage:
1961- a few years ago
Content Availability:
Multimedia

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) daily reports, 1974-1996

This is a United States government agency which translates the text of daily radio and television broadcasts, newspapers and periodicals, government statements, books, and other sources of unrestricted information such as databases and gray literature from non-English sources around the world. Reports with translations are issued for eight world regions daily and cover such topics as military affairs, politics, the environment, societal issues, economics, and science and technology. Reports are available from 1974-1996, part 1 (Middle East, Africa, Near East and South Asia (MEA, NES).This guide details the various collections available at Baylor

Date Coverage:
1974-1996
Content Availability:
Full Text

Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) daily reports, 1974-1996

This is a United States government agency which translates the text of daily radio and television broadcasts, newspapers and periodicals, government statements, books, and other sources of unrestricted information such as databases and gray literature from non-English sources around the world. Reports with translations are issued for eight world regions daily and cover such topics as military affairs, politics, the environment, societal issues, economics, and science and technology. Reports are available from 1974-1996, part 1 (Middle East, Africa, Near East and South Asia (MEA, NES).This guide details the various collections available at Baylor

Date Coverage:
1974-1996
Content Availability:
Full Text

Gallup analytics

Provides country data based on opinion polls conducted by the Gallup organization. Users can access Gallup's U.S. Daily tracking and World Poll data to compare residents' responses region by region and nation by nation to questions on topics such as economic conditions, government and business, health and wellbeing, infrastructure, and education. Includes access to Gallup Brain which goes back to 1935

Date Coverage:
2005 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Gartner

Delivering timely, reliable insight, Gartner provides objective reports and news items covering topics across IT

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Global road warrior

Provides international travelers with information on over 175 countries and addresses 22 topics of interest such as business culture, communications, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, security, society and culture, tips for businesswomen, transportation, and travel essentials. Maps and photographs are included

Date Coverage:
Most recent information available
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Google patent search

Searches the full text of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office dating as far back as 1790. Each patent search includes the patent summary, claims, drawings, citations, and referenced by notes. Applications, international patents, and those approved in the past few months are not included. Advance search by patent number, title, inventor, assignee, US Classification, International Classification, Patent type/status, date. Limitable by date, filing status, patent type

Date Coverage:
1790 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Green book

Provides online search capabilities for the GreenBook database of market research companies and services. May be searched by company name, services provided, market/ industry specialization, location or key personnel. Also includes a company services index and a market/industry specialty index

Date Coverage:
Most recent information
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Full Text
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Handbook of Texas online

Contains articles on Texas history, geography, and culture. Search by keyword or browse entries by title, event, date, person, or location. Texas State Historical Association

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Full Text

HathiTrust digital library

Serves as a digital repository for major research institutions and libraries to archive their immense digital collections and to ensure that the cultural record that these digital collections represent is preserved and accessible today and in the future. HathiTrust was founded in 2008 and includes content from the Google Books project and Internet Archive

Date Coverage:
16th cent. to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Hospitality, tourism & leisure collection (Gale)

Covers tourism, hospitality, and leisure industries and more. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
Varies by title
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Humanities & social sciences index retrospective (EBSCO)

Indexes articles from English-language periodicals from 1907 to 1984. Includes some of the best-known scholarly journals and numerous lesser-known but important specialized magazines. Coverage includes a wide range of interdisciplinary fields covered in a broad array of humanities and social sciences journals. Content from H.W. Wilson's International Index and Social Science and Humanities Index included

Date Coverage:
1907-1984
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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IBISWorld

Provides access to business reports in the following areas in U.S. site: industry market research, industry risk rating, business environment, global industry, and media center. Also provides access to business reports in the following areas in China site: industry market research and global industry. Resource is searchable by NAICS code, company name, product, service, and industry description

Date Coverage:
Most recent report
Content Availability:
Full Text

IMF eLibrary

The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) eLibrary simplifies analysis and research with direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. Users will find information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and more

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

ImportGenius

Provides access to shipping manifests for all shipments entering the United States and nine countries in Latin America. Searchable by product, shipper, port, vessel, country of origin, etc. Users can set up email alerts and save searches. MUst set up account to search database. Trade Data Services, Inc

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text
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Intelligize

Intelligize is a resource that enables users to more efficiently research SEC filings, corporate transactions, and various other agreements. Through powerful searching, filtering, comparing, analyzing, and alerting capabilities, Intelligize is designed to help the user cut down on the amount of time and effort it takes to research and analyze SEC documents, filings, and other corporate transactions

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text
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International bibliography of the social sciences

Indexes and provides abstracts for books and scholarly journals in all areas of the social sciences (anthropology, business, history, law, media, international studies, philosophy, etc.). International in scope, countries, and languages covered. Searches may be limited by language, type of item (book, journal, conference paper, etc.). ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1951 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

International financial statistics

Provides international statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance. This resource reports, for most countries of the world, current data used for the analysis of problems of international payments, inflation, and deflation; topics/areas covered are exchange rates, international liquidity, international banking, interest rates, prices, production, international transactions, government accounts, and national accounts. Information is presented in the form of country tables and in tables for area and world aggregates

Date Coverage:
1940 to present
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Full Text
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International Labour Organization

Includes information on the history, structure, mandate, services, and publications of the ILO as well as the text of its constitution, Declaration of Philadelphia, press releases, speeches, fact sheets on current issues, monthly bulletin on legislative labor information by country, and other documents; links to related ILO sites. There are extensive links to external labor-related sites under Resources. Inlcuded here are materials on child labor, human rights, vocational training, occupatioanl safety and health, migration, indigenous cultures, and gender-related issues

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text

International Monetary Fund

Features information about the International Monetary Fund including its policies, by-laws, regulations and programs. Provides access to IMF working papers, video clips, country information, data and statistics, and the ability to search major IMF publications

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Full Text

J.P. Morgan research

JP Morgan Research contains in-depth reports for 3,400 companies analyzed by 800 expert research analysts worldwide, covering all industries and all regions with just a 7 day embargo. The collection is derived from Morgan Markets, J.P. Morgan’s exclusive information for key clients and investors

Date Coverage:
Current with 7 day embargo
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Journal citation reports

Provides information for journal evaluation using citation data including total cites, impact factor (with and without self-cites), 5-year impact factor, citable items, cited half-life, citing half-life, Eigenfactor score, article influence score, % articles in citable items, normalized Eigenfactor, and average JIF percentile. Also available are ranking by both Web of Science and Essential Science Indicator categories. Find journals by title or category. Can limit to open access journals only

Date Coverage:
1997 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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JSTOR

Provides online access to important scholarly journals and books in many different disciplines. For journals, JSTOR mainly serves an archival function; it contains recent issues for some titles, but for most titles the available issues are two years old or more. Can be searched by author, title, or keyword, with limits available for discipline, dates, language, type of publication, and publication title. No subject access is provided, so use other databases for subject searching

Date Coverage:
19th - 21st centuries
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Full Text

Key business ratios

Provides selected industry ratios in three major areas: solvency, efficiency, and profitability. Users can search by various means, including SIC code, line of business, asset range, and year. Data can be exported into a spreadsheet for further analysis. Includes latest three years of data that is available. Dun & Bradstreet

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Latest three years
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Legal collection (EBSCO)

Provides access to law journals, documents, and case studies on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends on the discipline of law, legal issues and topics. Other types of publications included in this resource are magazines, trade publications, and book reviews. EBSCO

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Date varies
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Some Full Text
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Legal forms library. Texas legal forms

Provides official, state specific, federal, business, personal, real estate, legal and general forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues

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N/A
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Full Text

Legal Information Reference Center

Provides access to consumer legal reference books, publications, state specific forms, and general forms. Includes some forms in Spanish

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N/A
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LexisNexis Academic

Provides access to resources for researching news, business, industry, and legal topics, as well as biographical materials and country information. The service covers newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings such as 10- K's, 10-Q's, and their exhibits. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily. Areas covered: top news, general news topics, and news transcripts; foreign language news sources; company, industry, and market news; legal news; company financial information; general medical and health topics and medical abstracts; accounting, auditing, and tax information; law reviews; federal case law; U.S. Code; and state legal research

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Coverage varies, updated continuously
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Full Text

Making of modern law. Foreign, comparative and international law, 1600-1926

Provides access to historical foreign and international legal literature including treatises and monographs from the collections of the Yale, George Washington University, and Columbia law libraries

Date Coverage:
1600-1926
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Full Text

Mental measurements yearbook with Tests in print

Provides users with a comprehensive guide to contemporary testing instruments. Contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. Provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). Limitable by test category, administration, publication date, and reviews. EBSCOhost

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N/A
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Some Full Text

Mergent archives

Mergent Archives provide online access to an indexed collection of corporate and industry related reports and documents, including access to the Key Business Ratios (KBR) archives. KBR archives consist of U.S. corporations, partnerships and proprietorships which are publically and privately owned and include all size ranges. Financial norms and business ratios for over 800 different lines of business, classified by SIC code numbers, are contained in the archives. Years covered are 1979-2010. Current years can be found in the Key Business Ratios database which is listed in the library’s databases

Date Coverage:
1979-2010
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Multimedia
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Mergent horizon

Provides users with capabilities for finding, filtering, and organizing information about companies and industries. Comprehensive coverage is provided for all companies that are actively traded on the NYSE, AMEX, and NASDAQ, over 6, 200 in total, with enhanced product-level detail for 3,700 companies in the Healthcare, Technology, Media, and Finance sectors. Contains up-to-date company description, stock price performance, and financial data. Allows users to perform industry comparisons and peer-group analyses, evaluate a company's business based on its products and services, and identify its competitors, major customers, suppliers, and partners

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Mergent online

Offers coverage of 10,000 public companies and their SEC filings. Provides access to the following: U.S. company annual reports, full-text, color; international company annual reports; company financial information, in many cases going back up to fifteen years; industry reports; equity reports; information on company executives, and more. Resource offers the ability to download financial data into a spreadsheet and to create company comparison reports. Mergent

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Varies
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Mergent webreports

Provides access to a vast archive of corporate and industry related documents. Offers access to all eight Mergent digital manuals (Industrial, Transportation, Public Utility, Bank & Finance, Over the Counter, Over the Counter Unlisted, International and Municipal & Government) back to 1909. Resource has the ability to search through manuals to locate needed information. Mergent

Date Coverage:
1909 forward
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Full Text

Mintel reports

Offers research reports covering European, UK-specific, and US consumer markets. Reports analyze market drivers, size and trends, market segmentation along with consumer sentiment and buying habits. Reports are supplemented with brief digests of relevant recent events, UK and US demographic and economic statistics, and useful lists. Use "Advanced Search" option at the top of the page to enter search terms and select regions for reports. For the first time user, registration is required. Returning users log in with user name and password

Date Coverage:
2001 to date
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Full Text

Morningstar investment research center

Contains reports on more than 8,000 stocks and 12,000 mutual funds along with analyst reports on 1,000 stocks and 2,000 mutual funds, Morningstar ratings for stocks and funds, stock and fund screeners and a portfolio x-ray tool to help look for strengths and weaknesses in a portfolio, quarterly reports on industries, investment articles, and help guides

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Varies
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NDLTD

Provided by the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), this resource is building a comprehensive gateway to all doctoral and master-level theses and dissertations, many openly accessible, by harvesting the information from repositories throughout the world

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New Palgrave dictionary of economics online

Provides online access to what is considered one of the authoritative economics reference works. This dictionary gives many excellent overviews of contemporary research, covering topics such as microeconomics; economic history; urban, rural and regional economics; financial economics; and health, education and welfare. With over 1000 new articles, 80 articles which are considered classics, 157 revised articles, and 550 edited articles, this resource presents the best of cutting edge research

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Varies
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Nexis Uni

Provides access to resources for researching news, business, industry, and legal topics. Default search is for news, but you may choose to search news, legal cases, law reviews, company information, or a publication by clicking the named button. The service covers newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings such as 10- K's, 10-Q's, and their exhibits. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily. Narrow search by several options including subject, timeline, and source among others. Option to use "Get a Doc Assistance" to walk thorugh searching for legal cases or legislation

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Date varies
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NTIS

Contains bibliographic records for research sponsored by the United States and select foreign governments. Contents include research reports, computer products, software, video cassettes, audio cassettes, and more dating back to 1964. Covers areas of administration and management; aeronautics and aerodynamics; agriculture and food; astronomy and astrophysics; behavior and society; biomedical technology and human factors engineering; building industry technology; business and economics; chemistry; civil engineering; combustion, engines, and propellants; communication; computers, control and information theory; detection and countermeasures; electrotechnology; energy; environmental pollution and control; government inventions for licensing; health care; industrial and mechanical engineering; library and information sciences; manufacturing technology; materials sciences; medicine and biology; military sciences; missile technology; natural resources and earth sciences; navigation, guidance, and control; nuclear science and technology; ocean technology and engineering; ordnance; photography and recording devices; physics; problem solving information for state and local governments; space technology; transportation; urban and regional technology and development. Search by keyword, title, author, abstract, accession number, or product number. Limitable by year, subject, collection, and/or agency

Date Coverage:
1964 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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OAIster

Makes available an Open Access Initiative to provide indexing and access to freely available books, journal articles, newspapers, manuscripts, audio files, video files, photographic images, datasets, and theses and dissertations. International in scope. Search by keyword, or use advanced search for author/title/subject search. Results may be limited by format. OCLC

Date Coverage:
All years
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Full Text

Oxford bibliographies. Chinese studies

Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on Chinese culture history, and society. Introductory essay provides a review of current research trends and issues. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable. Contains a "My OBO" function that allows users to create personalized bibliographies of individual citations from different bibliographies

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Date varies
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Oxford bibliographies. International law

Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on international law. Covers governmental rules and principles between states and other entities and other related topics. Introductory essay provides a review of current research trends and issues. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable. Contains a "My OBO" function that allows users to create personalized bibliographies of individual citations from different bibliographies

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Date varies
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Oxford bibliographies. Management

Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on leadership, management, human resources and organizational behavior. Introductory essay provides a review of current research trends and issues. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable. Contains a "My OBO" function that allows users to create personalized bibliographies of individual citations from different bibliographies

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Date varies
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Oxford bibliographies. Political science

Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on political science and related fields. Introductory essay provides a review of current research trends and issues. Bibliographies are browseable by subject area and keyword searchable. Contains a "My OBO" function that allows users to create personalized bibliographies of individual citations from different bibliographies

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Date varies
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Oxford handbooks online. Business and management

Provides research reviews which cover the broad spectrum of issues in business and management. This focus ranges from company competition in the wider market to management strategies to interaction of business with government, society and other firms. Oxford Handbooks Online. Business and Management contains specially commissioned essays from leading figures that provide critical examination of the direction of research on contemporary issues and important concepts

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Oxford handbooks online. Political science

Provides peer-reviewed articles that survey the current state of scholarship in political science. Scholars review the latest thinking and research in the field, as well as review the key issues and major debates. They further provide an original argument for how those debates might evolve setting the agenda for new research. New articles are added continually which provides researchers with the most recent developments

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Passport GMID

Contains millions of demographic, economic, and marketing statistics for countries worldwide. This resource also contains several years of historic market size data for many consumer products in multiple countries in addition to 5 year forecasts for many items. Company information includes marketshare and brandshare information. Reports and news items cover current consumer topics. Euromonitor

Date Coverage:
2000 to present
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Periodicals index online

Indexes the table of contents of journals going as far back as 1665 and as recent as 1995. It covers 37 key subject areas in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences and indexes over 15 million articles. Periodicals Index Online covers not only journals published by academic presses but also those journals published as popular reading which now provide valuable research materials for scholars. ProQuest/Chadwyck-Healey

Date Coverage:
1665 - 1995
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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PolicyMap

Provides demographic, education, health, geographic data and more. Offers the user the capability of presenting the data visually through maps, tables, and reports. This resource is geared toward non-GIS experts who want to analyze large amounts of data

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Political risk yearbook

Offers an annual collection of 100 country reports for academic audiences forecasting the risk of engaging in business in these countries. The analyses address potential risk to three areas of investment: banking and lending, retail, manufacturing, and mining, and exports to a host country. The analyses take into consideration events, political figures, historical and political background, and information on government, key sectors of the economy, and the environment. The database can be searched by country name from a list or from a map

Date Coverage:
1999-present
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Full Text
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PrivCo

Provides information on many well known privately-held companies. Information includes balance sheet and income statement figures, company history, company overview, competitors, and funding activity when available. Searchable by company name, industry, location and annual revenue. M & A activity and IPO status are also covered. Information on VC/PE firms and recent VC deals are included in PrivCo. Users must create an account using their Baylor e-mail address

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Varies
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ProQuest dissertations & theses global(Online)

Includes citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1637. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150- word abstracts. Simple bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1637. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. Other dissertations and theses are available for purchase as printed copies. Included with this database is also ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - UK & Ireland

Date Coverage:
1637 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

ProQuest historical annual reports

Provides access to over 800 company annual reports (1844- present) available through searchable PDF images. The collection includes digital reproductions of over 1.3 million pages found in more than 43,000 reports. Key data (financial, Fortune 500 ranking, industry classification, key people, geographic location, auditor, and related companies) are indexed in the citation and can be searched. Reports may be browsed by company name, industry, or date. This resource is cross-searchable to other ProQuest historical periodical databases. Proquest

Date Coverage:
1844 to present
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ProQuest statistical abstract of the U.S

Provides a comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. Each statistical table provides originating source information with links to the government publication or website. In the case of non-federal government sources, the publisher's website is linked and access to the related material may not be available freely. This resource also provides comparative international statistics. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1878 - present
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ProQuest statistical insight

Provides statistical data from U.S. government publications from 1973, state and private sources from 1980, and international organizations from 1983. Conduct search by keyword(s) and limit results by publishing organization, geographic region, local area, or broad subject. Data may be further restricted by demographic features (age, marital status, industry, etc.). ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1973 - present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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RAND state statistics

Offers a variety of statistics for Texas and USA. Statistics are organized into the areas of Business and Economics including employment, unemployment, occupational projections, construction and real estate,retail and taxable sales, gross state product, and airport operating statistics; Population and Demographics; Education including enrollment, enrollment projections, test scores, class size, teacher salaries, district finances; Community including a number of "quality of life" measures, such as crime rates, air quality, traffic, population density, and tax rates; Health and Socioeconomic; and Government Finance. Searchable on the state, city and county levels. National and state (other than Texas) information is available in many areas. RAND

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ReferenceUSA

Provides directory information on U.S. business and residential listings. Searching may be done by either using the "quick search" option (searches by name, location) or by using the "custom search" option. With the custom search, geographic location, SIC/NAICS code, revenue, number of employees, ownership, financial data, or any combination of the above may be used as search terms. In addition to address and phone number, each entry includes officer names and titles, corporate affiliation, and business type, among other information

Date Coverage:
Current
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Regional business news

Incorporates 75 business journals, newspapers, and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas in the United States. Among the publications included are Arizona Business, Business North Carolina, Crain's New York Business (with other Crain's Communications editions), Des Moines Business Record, Enterprise Salt Lake City, Fort Worth Business Press, Orange County Business Journal, Westchester County Business Journal, etc. EBSCOhost

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Varies
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Science accelerator

Searches across databases compiled by the Department of Energy from 1948 including DOE Data Explorer; DOE Green Energy; DOE R&D Accomplishments; DOE Technology Transfer; DOEpatents; E-print Network; Energy Citations Database Datasets; Energy Science & Technology Software Center; Science Conference Proceedings; Science Journal sConnector; Science Open Access Journals; Science Cinema; and SciTech Connect. Search by Keyword, Title, Author, and Date. Alerts available. Some full text available

Date Coverage:
1990 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Scopus

Provides citations and abstracts of peer-reviewed titles from international publishers, Open Access journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, book series, patents, and quality web sources as far back as 1823. Includes 4 collections: life sciences, health sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences and humanities. Search documents, authors, or affiliation. Advanced search uses Boolean operators and codes. Limitable by facets. Provides related articles and citation information. Customizable personal accounts. Part of the SciVerse system

Date Coverage:
1823 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links

Scopus

Provides citations and abstracts of peer-reviewed titles from international publishers, Open Access journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, book series, patents, and quality web sources as far back as 1823. Includes 4 collections: life sciences, health sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences and humanities. Search documents, authors, or affiliation. Advanced search uses Boolean operators and codes. Limitable by facets. Provides related articles and citation information. Customizable personal accounts. Part of the SciVerse system

Date Coverage:
1823 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links

SMA

Provides searchable news and market research from the National Sporting Goods Association and other industry sources on all aspects of sporting goods, sports equipment, participation, broadcasting, and marketing. Covers not only big sports such as baseball, football, basketball but also inline skating, lacrosse, martial arts, skateboarding, and more

Date Coverage:
1993 to present
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Small business collection (Gale)

Offers access to a collection of full-text, scholarly articles in HTML or PDF covering small business research. Intended mainly for the academic researcher, this resource is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Social explorer

Provides access to 220 years of demographic data and 18, 000 maps covering census, economic, election, religion data and more. Users can create thematic and interactive maps using basic GIS and data manipulation. In addition, users can download data or tables and create snapshots of maps

Date Coverage:
1790-current
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Sports fan market 2010

Provides access to a statistical study that combines multiple measures of consumer behavior relating to various areas of sports. With this resource, researchers can find statistics related to attendance of sporting events, TV viewership, online viewership, and purchases of sports logo apparel for fourteen sports between October 2008 and September 2009

Date Coverage:
October 2008 - September 2009
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SpringerLink

Provides online, full-text access to Springer's journal titles and ebooks as well as journals from other publishers as far back as 1832. Subjects include architecture and design; behavioral science; biomedical and life sciences; business and economics; chemistry and materials science; computer science; earth and environmental science; engineering; humanities, social sciences, and law; mathematics and statistics; medicine; physics and astronomy; and professional and applied computing. Full text available for articles and books marked with a green square. Searchable by keyword, author, DOI, publication, etc. Journals are browsable by collection or title. Customizable personal accounts

Date Coverage:
1832 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

SRDS media solutions

Includes detailed ad rates, dates, and contact data for more than 100,000 U.S. and international media entities. Media areas include the following publications: Business Media Advertising Source; Consumer Media Advertising Source; Direct Marketing List Source; Newspaper Advertising Source; Radio Advertising Source; Print Media Production Source; TV and Cable Source; and Out-of-home Advertising Source

Date Coverage:
Up-to-date
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Full Text
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Standard & Poor's netadvantage

Provides online access to the S&P Industry Surveys (U.S.), reports (stock & bond), directories (corporations, Security Dealers of North America), registers (public companies, private companies, executives), Compustat Excel Analytics, Mutual Fund Screener, investment advisory services (The Outlook), Stovall Sector Watch, Credit Week Focus, and more publications from Standard and Poor's. Financial Education section provides sound information on becoming financially fit

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Statista

Statista is a portal that integrates thousands of diverse topics of data and facts from a wide range of sources onto a single platform and provides data on over 80,000 topics from more than 10,000 different sources including agriculture, advertising, health, hospitality, consumer goods, and more. Categorized into market sectors, Statista provides access to quantitative facts on many areas of interest. Sources of information include market researchers, trade publications, scientific journals, and government databases

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Varies
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UN comtrade

Provides international merchandise trade statistics for over 140 countries from 1962 to 2010. Also contains detailed import and export statistics reported by the statistical agencies of almost 200 countries. The database presents annual trade data from national statistics agencies, standardized by the UN Statistics Division. For technical reasons, there is a limit of 50,000 per data query. United Nations

Date Coverage:
1962-2010
Content Availability:
Full Text
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United Nations Development Programme

Features the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) which helps people worldwide help themselves and focuses on poverty elimination, environmental regeneration, job creation, and the advancement of women. The mission of the UNDP is to help countries build national capacity to achieve sustainable human development, giving top priorities to eliminating poverty and building equity. Lists regional offices, country offices, and individual divisions. Describes publications and focus areas; offers access to news items, UNDP publication information, and statistics

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Some Full Text
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University Reporter

Provides media and consumer research, particularly data on magazine circulation, audience, age and income

Date Coverage:
1999 to present
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Full Text
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Uspto.gov

Serves as the home page of the United States Patent and Trademark Office's main web site and provides a searchable database for patents and trademarks, as well as information and FAQs on patents and trademarks

Date Coverage:
1790 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Value Line

Provides investment analysis reports for publicly traded companies and includes historic content back to 1997. Also provides brief industry reports. To search, log in to main page and look for either "Lookup Company" or "Lookup Industry" links on left-hand side of page. Searching may be done by using company name, ticker symbol, or industry

Date Coverage:
1997 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Variety insight

Delivers data and information that tracks people, projects, and companies across film, television and digital entertainment. It includes up to date and accurate development slates for TV networks, film studios and digital platforms so students are better informed about what Hollywood is buying and producing, direct contact information for over 50k entertainment executives, exportable project and talent lists, and talent representation including agents, managers, publicists and entertainment attorneys

Date Coverage:
Up-to-date
Content Availability:
Multimedia
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Vocational and career collection (EBSCO)

Provides full-text coverage for nearly 400 trade and industry related periodicals including American Machinist, Modern Machine Shop, Pediatric Nursing, Wireless Week, Drug Store News, Reeves Journal, Hotel & Motel Management, Restaurant Business, Advertising Age, and many more. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracting are provided for over 650 journals

Date Coverage:
1985 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Wall Street journal

Offers full-text access to articles in the Wall Street Journal from 1986 to date. Also included is indexing to articles from 1889 to 1986 (Deep Back File), but the full text of most of these articles is not available through this resource. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
1986 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Web of science. Core collection

Provides access to bibliographic information of journal articles through the Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index Expanded, and Social Sciences Citation Index from 1900 to present. Search by topic, author, publication, editor, language, etc. Provides citation information. Limitable by facets. Customizable personal accounts

Date Coverage:
1900 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Web of science. Current contents connect

Contains table of contents and bibliographic information from scholarly journals and books since 1998 to present in the areas of Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences; Social & Behavioral Sciences; Clinical Medicine; Life Sciences; Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences; Engineering, Computing & Technology; Arts & Humanities; Business Collection; Electronics & Telecommunications Collection. Includes Basic Search (by topic topic, title, author, publication), Advanced Search, Browse Journals. Limitable by facets. Web of Science

Date Coverage:
1998 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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Web of science. Derwent innovations index

Provides patent information from Derwent World Patent Index® as well as patent citation information from Patents Citation Index®. Patent coverage to 1963; citations to 1973

Date Coverage:
1963 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Wiley online library

Provides search access to all journals and e-books available from Wiley as well as full-text access to those journals and e-books to which the Baylor Libraries subscribe back to the first volume and issue of most works. Subjects include agriculture, aquaculture and food science; architecture and planning; art and applied arts; business, economics, finance and accounting; chemistry; computer science and information technology; earth and environment; humanities; law and criminology; life sciences; mathematics and statistics; medicine; nursing, dentistry and healthcare; physical sciences and engineering; psychology; social and behavioral sciences; and veterinary medicine. Full text available for articles with the unlocked icon. Searchable by keyword, title, author, publication, etc. Browsable by subject or journal. Customizable personal accounts. Wiley Online Library

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

World Bank e-Library

Searches the World Bank's full-text collection of books, reports/working papers, journals, and other documents on social and economic development.This resource brings together, in PDF format, a fully indexed and cross- searchable database of over 5,500 titles, as well as every new title as it becomes available in print. The e-library consists of over 1,600 World Bank publications and over 2, 400 Policy Research Working Papers in addition to new books and papers as they are published. E-Library is fully searchable by subject, region, keyword, title, author, abstract, or year of publication

Date Coverage:
1984 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

World databank. World development indicators & global development finance

Provides access to the following two resources from the World Bank: Global Development Finance (GDF) provides external debt and financial flow statistics for countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt under the World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS) and World Development Indicators (WDI) is the primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates. World Bank

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Varies
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World Trade Organization

Functions as the only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations. The World Trade Organization (WTO) has as its main goal to help producers of goods and services, exporters, and importers conduct their business. At its heart are the WTO agreements, negotiated and signed by the bulk of the world's trading nations and ratified in their parliaments. Contained on this website are trade statistics, staff working papers, WTO discussion papers, trade reports and profiles, and WTO news

Date Coverage:
Varies
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WorldCat

Contains an online catalog to the book, media, archival, journal, map, music, and special collections holdings of libraries across the United States and internationally. Can limit by year, type of material, and other factors. OCLC FirstSearch

Date Coverage:
All years
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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WRDS

Provides a user-friendly unified gateway for obtaining financial and market data for thousands of companies and financial institutions in the U.S. and around the world. Data is provided from the following resources: Amadeus, Compustat Global & EMDB, Compustat North America, CRSP (Center for Research in Securities Prices), Eventus, I/B/E /S (Institutional Brokers Estimates System), NYSE TAQ, Bank Regulatory databases, Blockholders, Fama French Portfolios, FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation), Federal Reserve Bank Reports, Penn World Tables, PHLX (Philadelphia Stock Exchange), United Currency Options Market (UCOM), and SEC disclosure of Order Execution. NOTE : Please see login instructions and instructions for account registration

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Varies
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