Subject: Social Science, Economics
ABI/INFORM Global [Electronic Journals Collection]
Includes the full text of articles in over 500 business and management journals, both trade and scholarly.
Africa Yearbook [Indexes and Abstracts]
The Africa Yearbook covers major domestic political developments, the foreign policy and socio-economic trends in sub-Sahara Africa - all related to developments in one calendar year. The Yearbook contains articles on all sub-Saharan states, each of the four sub-regions (West, Central, Eastern, Southern Africa) focusing on major cross-border developments and sub-regional organizations as well as one article on continental developments and one on European-African relations.
Annual Reviews [Electronic Journals Collection]
Search full text of Annual Reviews covering the biomedical, physical and social sciences, and economics.
Cambridge Journals Online [Electronic Journals Collection]
Provides full text for over 100 journals in the humanities, sciences and social sciences.
Selected block-level data including total population, age, race, and Hispanic origin, housing units,
Includes detailed civilian labor force data from the 1990 census, including occupation and education attainment distribution by sex, race, and Hispanic origin.
CEPR (Centre for Economic Policy Research) Discussion Papers [Indexes and Abstracts]
The Centre for Economic Policy Research publishes over 250 Discussion Papers each year. CEPR Discussion Papers are the primary method for the distribution of research carried out by the Centre, and represent timely and original thinking on important issues in economics. Every paper since 2000 is online.
CountryData.com [Indexes and Abstracts]
Financial, political and economic risk ratings for approximately 140 countries.
Dictionary of Economics - Wiley [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Available via CREDO Reference.
EconLit [Indexes and Abstracts]
This database is published by the American Economic Association and provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature. An expanded version of the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) indexes of journals, books and dissertations, EconLit covers both economic theory and application.
The online edition of The Economist provides analysis of world business and current affairs, covering international news, world politics, business, finance, science and technology, as well as overviews of cultural trends and regular industry, business and country surveys. The site also provides briefings, statistics and profiles on 60 countries under Country Briefings.
EIU.com Economist Intelligence Unit Reports [Indexes and Abstracts]
Economist Intelligence Unit Reports provides access to full-text of Country Reports, Country Profiles, Country Finance and Country Commerce series, and Risk Briefing. All reports -except Risk Briefing- can be searched simultaneously.
Emerging Markets Data Base [CD Rom]
Available only at Ginn Library public computer stations. Provides detailed statistics on stock markets in developing countries.
Europa World Plus [Indexes and Abstracts]
Electronic, full-text version of the print series, Europa World Year Book. This title provides lengthy essays covering politics, government, history, economics and international agencies for every country in the world.
Expanded Academic ASAP [Indexes and Abstracts]
Articles from more than 1,500 scholarly, trade, and general-interest publications, including national news and commentary. Coverage is from 1980 to current and is updated daily. Some full text is available.
Factiva [Indexes and Abstracts]
Factiva from Dow Jones has over 14,000 news and business sources from around the world, including newspapers, magazines, wire services, media transcripts, company and industry reports, historical market data, and advanced charting tools.
General Business File ASAP [Indexes and Abstracts]
Use this database to research all business and management topics. Includes directory listings for over 150,000 companies as well as reports on major companies and industries.
Global Insight 1970 - present [Electronic Journals Collection]
Global Insight provides comprehensive economic, financial, and political coverage of countries, regions, and industries. The information and analysis covers over 200 countries and spans more than 170 industries using a unique combination of expertise, models, data, and software within a common analytical framework to support planning and decision making.
Handbooks in Economics Series [Indexes and Abstracts]
The Handbooks cover a broad set of topics in a particular field of economics. Each chapter provides professional researchers, lecturers and students with accurate, self-contained surveys, written and edited by the leading authorities in their field.
HAPI Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Scholarship on Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States: citations to articles, book reviews, documents, literary works, and other material in more than 500 international social science and humanities journals, published from 1970 to the present. Many citations are linked to full-text.
Healthstar (Ovid ) 1966- [Indexes and Abstracts]
Comprised of data from the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) MEDLINE database, Ovid's HealthStar contains citations to the published literature on health services, technology, administration, and research. It focuses on both the clinical and non-clinical aspects of health care delivery.
Historical Statistics of the US Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Fully searchable and downloadable compendium of statistics that includes over 37,000 data series on various topics. Allows users to graph individual tables and create customized tables and spreadsheets.
Illinois Researcher Information Service [Indexes and Abstracts]
Compiled at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, this database contains information on federal and non-federal funding opportunities in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
International Financial Statistics 1945 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
International Monetary Fund Balance of payments, interest and exchange rates, trade and banking statistics; tables for every country.
JSTOR [Electronic Journals Collection]
JSTOR includes scholarship published in more than 1,400 of the highest-quality academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as monographs and other materials valuable for academic work.
LexisNexis Academic [Indexes and Abstracts]
Includes articles from major American newspapers and regional papers, statistics, company financial information, country and state profiles, and medical information. Major source for federal case law and statutes, the U.S. Code, law reviews, and state legal research.
Making of the Modern World 1450 1850 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Full-text searching of digital facsimile images of literature on economy and business, published from 1450 through 1850.
NBER Working Papers [Indexes and Abstracts]
The National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers are now available online going back to November of 1994. Aimed at professional economists, these papers represent the original research of more than 600 leading scholars in their fields.
OECD iLibrary [Indexes and Abstracts]
SourceOECD provides online access to Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) resources, covering trade, environment, agriculture, technololgy, economic development, and more. The books, reports, working papers and periodicals are full-text and the databases have extensive statistical information.
Passport GMID [Indexes and Abstracts]
Euromonitor's Passport GMID provides global market information on countries, consumers, and companies through in-depth reports and relevant statistical data. Includes consumer demographics and market trends
Penguin Dictionary of Economics 3rd ed., 1999 [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Graham Bannock and William Manser. Available via Xreferplus.
Project Muse [Electronic Journals Collection]
Provides electronic access to the full text of Johns Hopkins University Press' 40+ scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and mathematics.
ProQuest Statistical Insight and Statistical Datasets [Indexes and Abstracts]
Statistical Insight allows users to search summaries of statistical publications, then link to the full-text of selected publications. Statistical DataSets is a web-based tool that allows you to create easy-to-export charts, tables, and graphs from several million different data points. Data sources include government information like census data, as well as licensed data sets.
Public Documents Masterfile [Indexes and Abstracts]
An electronic guide to federal, state, local and international public documents, spanning over 200 years of publication, in a single searchable database. Contains two types of records, full bibliographic records and brief records comprised of index terms or pointers to public documents cumulations or catalogs.
Race Relations Abstracts [Indexes and Abstracts]
Race Relations Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to race relations, including ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Records are selected from many of the top titles within the discipline, including Race, Ethnicity & Education and Ethnic & Racial Studies.
ReferenceUSA [Indexes and Abstracts]
Access to 3 modules, "U.S. Businesses," "HealthCare" and "OneSource." "U.S. Businesses" is a database of 14 million U.S. businesses containing verified data, updated monthly. Search by business name and type, executive title, sales volume, year established and more. "HealthCare" provides detailed information about 855,000 physicians and dentists, searchable by name, gender, state of license, medical school attended, and other criteria. "OneSource" provides basic and in-depth information about companies, industries, and executives from the United States and internationally.
Roubini Global Economics 2005 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Roubini Global Economics is an aggregator of information on economic and geostrategic issues. The database features news, commentary, research, analysis, blogs and data for over 130 topics and 50 countries.
Sage Premier [Electronic Journals Collection]
An extensive collection of journals, primarily in the social sciences, with coverage beginning in January of 1999. It includes titles such as Applied Psychological Measurement, Current Sociology, the European Journal of Women's Studies and Progress in Development Studies and 440 others.
ScienceDirect [Electronic Journals Collection]
A database of approximately 2000 full text journal titles published by Elsevier covering the life, physical, medical, technical and social sciences.
Scopus 1966 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
An index to the scientific technical and medical literature covering 14,000 scholarly titles including 2,700 titles in Social Science, Psychology, and Economics. Updated daily. Full-text linking is available wherever the technology and the access arrangements permit and continues to expand as such arrangements allow.
Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) 1898 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides author, subject and citation access to journal articles and book reviews in the social sciences. Coverage from 1898. Part of Web of Science.
UNdata 2000- [Web Sites]
The Statistics Division compiles and disseminates global statistical information, develop standards and norms for statistical activities, and support countries' efforts to strengthen their national statistical systems.
Walter B. Wriston Archives [Indexes and Abstracts]
The Walter B. Wriston Archives provides online access to the Walter B. Wriston Collection, including full text access to speeches, articles, and books written by and about Wriston over his lengthy career. Wriston,a graduate of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, was a world renowned expert on international finance, banking, and technology, and was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for Citigroup and Citibank.
Webster's New World Finance and Investment Dictionary [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Available via Xreferplus.
Wiley Online Library [Electronic Journals Collection]
Provided is full-text access to 300+ journals published by John Wiley & Sons. Subjects covered are: Business, Finance & Management, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Science, Education, Engineering, Law, Life & Medical Science, Mathematics & Statistics, Physics and Psychology.
World Development Indicators [Indexes and Abstracts]
Statistical data for over 550 development indicators and time series data for over 200 countries and 18 country groups. Data includes social, economic, financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators.