Business & Economics

Research Databases 



ABI/INFORM Complete includes full text journals and newspapers from the business press as well as key trade publications, dissertations, conference proceedings, and market reports.


Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier provides full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles.


Milwaukee Business Journal

The online version of the Milwaukee Business Journal, which also includes access to 40 other local business journals from around the United States.


Mergent Archives

Provides more than a century's worth of fully digitized, global corporate data including Annual Reports for companies across the globe dating back to as early as 1925.

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EconLit, the American Economic Association's electronic database, is the world's foremost source of references to economic literature, containing more than 1.1 million records from 1886 to the present.


OECD iLibrary

A highly comprehensive online resource on the world economy, society, education and environment containing all books and papers published by the OECD since 1998.

Background Sources


Hoover's Online 

Hoover's Online is an Internet-based suite of information resources that enables in-depth company and industry research.


Mergent Online 

Mergent Online provides U.S. and international company data, global company financials, annual reports, executive profiles, and industry reports.


LexisNexis Academic  

LexisNexis Academic provides access to 5,000 publications on a wide range of topics. Business resources also include company financials, SEC Filings and reports, directories, and accounting journals.


Statistical Data


Data-Planet Economics

Data-Planet contains over 18.9 billion datapoints from over 400 databases sourced from 70 public and private organizations, providing ideal data for government agencies, financial institutions, publishing companies and libraries.


Bureau of Economic Analysis Economics

BEA produces economic accounts statistics that enable government and business decision-makers, researchers, and the American public to follow and understand the performance of the Nation's economy.


Bureau of Labor Statistics Economics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal Federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.


U.S. Census--Economic Indicators Economics Business

U.S. Census Bureau-- Regular updates of U.S. economic data such as housing starts, retail merchant sales, international durable goods orders. Graphs of data.