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The Sainsbury Library: Key Business Resources

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Databases A-Z

How-to guides = 
Database Guide
ABI/Inform Global - access to business and management journals and trade publications.    
ABI Inform Trade and Industry - trade publications across all industries.    
Business Source Complete - access to business and management journals and trade publications, including the full-text of Harvard Business Review. - The Economist Intelligence Unit. 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.    
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  
Historical Annual Reports - annual reports from 1844 for over 800 companies.
IBIS - market and industry reports for industries in the UK as well as global markets.     
Index to Theses - abstracts of theses from the UK and Ireland.  
JSTOR - electronic back issues of older issues of academic journals.    
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 - company annual reports from 1900 – 1996.    
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.  
Orbis Europe - financial data for both public and private companies in Europe.    
Oxford Reference Online - online access to Oxford University Press reference publications.  
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses - access to the abstracts of dissertations and theses worldwide. 
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.  
Web of Science - access a wide range of social science journals. Includes cited reference searching.    
Zephyr - information on M&A, IPO, private equity and venture capital deals.    
ZETOC - table of contents alerts for academic journal and conference proceedings.