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The Sainsbury Library: Key Business Resources


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ABI/Inform Global  - access to business and management journals and trade publications.    
ABI Inform Trade and Industry - trade publications across all industries    
Amadeus - financial data for both public and private companies in Europe.    
BankScope - detailed accounting information for world wide banks       
Bloomberg - comprehensive financial and economics data. Accessible only on PCs in the Sainsbury Library. How to access
British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (Contact for log-in details) How to access       
Business Source Complete - access to business and management journals and trade publications, including the full-text of Harvard Business Review.    
Capital IQ - information on companies, markets, and people worldwide with tools for analysis. Register via MySBS.
For information regarding use of the Excel Plug-in, contact the library staff.
How to access    
Datastream - global economic and equities data including bonds, commodities, futures and options. Accessible only on PCs in the Sainsbury Library and the Bodleian Social Science Library. How to access       
Ebrary - access to 84,000 ebooks from over 500 academic publishers. - management thinking and latest global reports for the automotive; consumer goods; energy; financial services; healthcare; and telecoms & technology sectors.    
EMIS - news and reports on 70 emerging markets, including China and the Arab world. For off-campus access instructions click here.    
Factiva - a news database providing daily, up-to-date articles from thousands of newspapers, trade journals and newswires from across the globe.    
Fame - financial information for companies in the UK and Ireland. Including balance sheets, ratios, credit score and price information.    
Financial Times Archive - scans of every page of every edition of the FT from the first edition in 1888 to the end of 2006
Financial Times Online - access to (Please register to use this website using this guide.)    
Gartner - news, research and analysis on the global IT industry.
Global Forecasting Service - access to the Economist Intelligence Unit's world economic outlook. 
Historical Annual Reports - annual reports from 1844 for over 800 companies.
IBIS - market and industry reports for industries in the UK and global markets. We also currently have trial access to US market reports until Sep 2015.    
Index to Theses - abstracts of theses from the UK and Ireland.
JSTOR - electronic back issues of older issues of academic journals    
Key Note - UK market reports    
Mergent Online - financial details of over 25,000 active and inactive global companies. It also has over 300,000 historical annual reports and executive profiles.    
Mergent Archive - International market and industry reports, company annual reports from 1900 – 1996, and Moody’s corporate manuals from 1909.
Mintel - UK market reports, strong for the retail, leisure and industrial industries. Includes market reports for China.    
Nexis UK  - newspaper database which also includes websites, and company filings and other registered company and financial reports.
OECD iLibrary - books and research papers published by the OECD and international statistics.
Oxford Reference Online - online access to Oxford University Press reference publications.
Passport - statistics, overviews and comment on industry, country and consumer trends.    

Planet Retail - global insight, analysis, news and data covering more than 9,000 retail operations across 211 markets.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses - access to the abstracts of dissertationan and theses worldwide. 
Retail Analysis - market reports and analysis on the 50+ most important global grocery markets. It also has news and reports about individual grocery retailers. 
SCOPUS - access to the full text of a wide range of social science journals as well as other disciplines.
SSRN - access to social science research papers.

Thomson ONE - financial data for companies and analyst reports.

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Vault Career Insider - comprehensive careers guide including company profiles and advice for job seekers
Web of Science - access a wide range of social science journals. Includes cited reference searching.    
Wet Feet - careers guide with careers advice and employer profiles.
ImportantThis subscription finishes at the end of 2015. Please contact us if you have any questions.
fashion news, analysis and trend forecasting. (Contact us for log-in details)
How to access
WRDS - access to a number of datasets for financial research and analysis. How to access
Zephyr - information on M&A, IPO, private equity and venture capital deals.    
ZETOC - table of contents alerts for academic journal and confrence proceedings.
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