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  • ABI/INFORM Global A Best Bet database
    Articles in business, finance, management, accounting, advertising, banking, insurance, marketing, public administration, real estate, and telecommunications. 1991-current (fulltext); 1971-current (index & abstracts).
    Also Known As
    • ProQuest ABI/Inform Global
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  • Advertising Redbooks
    Agency Database contains detailed profiles of close to 15,000 U.S. and international agencies. Advertiser Database contains exclusive information on nearly 21,000 U.S. and international advertisers.
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  • Audit Analytics

    ==> PLEASE NOTE: Audit Analytics requires that you obtain a password to log in. Please email Tom Hardy at thardy@ivesinc.com using your UConn email account to get a password. <==

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  • BCC Research (BCC Research, LLC)
    Market research reports on: advanced materials, transportation, biotech, chemicals, energy, engineering, environment, food & beverages, fuel cells, healthcare, IT, instruments, membrane & separation technology, nanotech, pharma, plastics, and more
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  • Best's Insurance Reports - Property/Casualty Available on CD-ROM only
    Electronic version of "Best's Insurance Reports" containing the Property/Casualty and the Retired Companies databases. 2006.
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  • Business Source Premier A Best Bet database
    A comprehensive business database.
    Also Known As
    • BSP
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  • D&B Key Business Ratios
    Financial statements of U.S. corporations, partnerships, and proprietorships. 14 ratios include solvency, efficiency, and profitability. Calculate key business ratios that identify key relationships between financial data.
    Also Known As
    • Dun & Bradstreet's Key Business Ratios
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  • EconLit through EbscoHOST
    Indexes the international literature on economics. Topics include economic development, forecasting, and history; fiscal and monetary theory; business and public finance; international, health care, regional and urban economics, and more. 1969-current.
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  • Factiva A Best Bet database
    Global news and business information articles. Includes Dow Jones Interactive and Reuters Business Briefing. Current.
    Also Known As
    • Dow Jones Factiva
    Please LOG OUT when done. Works best with Internet Explorer.
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  • Gartner Group IntraWeb
    Market data and analysis. Note: If you don't know your NetID, find it here.
    Must agree to "CONDITIONS OF USE" prior to searching. Free registration required to search database; must use uconn.edu email address: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu
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  • Global Development Finance (GDF)
    GDF Online provides financial data on 136 developing countries for indicators including long-term debt, public and publicly guaranteed debt, private nonguaranteed debt, official creditors, and private creditors. From the World Bank. 1970-future projections.
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  • Global Insight
    Economic, financial, and political coverage of countries, regions, and industries. Covers over 200 countries and spans over 170 industries. Includes REFI. 1946-current.
    Note: Works best with Internet Explorer.
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  • Global Market Information Database (GMID)
    Provides comparable statistics for 205 countries on economic indicators, health, foreign trade, environment, lifestyle, industrial and agriculture output, communications and more. Also includes market size data for over 300 consumer products and services. Varies.
    Also Known As
    • World Marketing Data and Statistics
    • WOMDAS
    • Euromonitor
    • GMID
    • Passport GMID - World
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  • Hoover's Company Capsules & Profiles
    Brief information on 15,000 public and private companies. Information includes summary financials, top competitors, top officers, and more. Current.
    Also Known As
    • Hoovers Company Capsules & Profiles
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  • International Financial Statistics
    Data for over 200 countries. Includes exchange rates, commodity prices, consumer prices, and other financial data. current; many data files are from 1945 to current.
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  • LexisNexis Business A Best Bet database
    Company financial reports; company profiles; SEC filings & reports; corporate directories; business articles from newspapers, magazines, journals, wires & transcripts; industry reports.
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  • LexisNexis News
    National and international newspapers, news transcripts from TV and radio, and company financial reports. 1980s-current.
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  • Mediamark Reporter Available on CD-ROM only
    Reports document product usage and purchasing habits of consumers for food, real estate, and hundreds of consumer products by brand and/or manufacturer based on survey data. Current.
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  • Mergent Online
    Business & financial data about U.S. and international public companies. Includes: company data and annual reports. Most recent 15 years.
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  • Mintel Global Market Navigator
    Mintel Global Market Navigator (GMN) provides market data for over 60 countries and hundreds of products and includes market size, market share, segmentation data, trend forecasts and economic data. You can also search GMN via Mintel Reports database.
    Also Known As
    • GMN
    Must agree to "CONDITIONS OF USE" prior to searching. Free registration required to search database; must use uconn.edu email address: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu
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  • Mintel reports
    Product and industry market research reports covering US and International marketplaces.
    Must agree to "CONDITIONS OF USE" prior to searching. Free registration required to search database; must use uconn.edu email address: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu
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  • NBER Working Papers
    Working papers published by National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) researchers, intended for other professional economists. 11/1994-current.
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  • New York Times Historical (1851-2007)
    Full-image archive of The New York Times. Includes the full-text of everything published in the newspaper. 1851-2006.
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  • Newspapers through ProQuest
    Full text of: Hartford Courant 1992-, Christian Science Monitor 1988-, New York Times 1980-, Wall Street Journal 1984-, Washington Post 1987-
    Also Known As
    • iConn Newsstand
    • Hartford Courant (1992 – Current)
    • Christian Science Monitor (1988-Current)
    • Wall Street Journal (1984-Current)
    • Washington Post (1987-Current)
    • New York Times (1980 - current)
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  • OECD International Migration Statistics
    Coverage includes: agriculture & food; economic outlook; education; health; science & technology, and much more. NOTES: UConn has access to the OECD statistical databases ONLY. 1960-current.
    Works best with Internet Explorer on Windows.
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  • Oxford Handbooks Online
    E-book collection of handbooks in business/management, political science, philosophy, and religion.
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  • RIA Checkpoint (Full Access)
    IMPORTANT NOTE: First time users must register here. Additionally, you must use this same link to re-register each semester.
    Also Known As
    • Thomson RIA (Full Access)
    Accounts are reset every year on January 1st and August 1st. Reregistration is necessary after those dates.
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  • Social Sciences Citation Index

    As of September 1, 2014, UConn Libraries discontinued access to Web of Science in favor of other alternative resource including Scopus. If you have any questions and/or if you would like to transfer your Web of Science search alerts to Scopus, please contact ermsupport@lib.uconn.edu.
    ALTERNATE RESOURCE: Scopus
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  • SRDS (Standard Rate and Data Service)
    Media rates and data for the advertising industry. Includes print and online media sources. current.
    The Local Market Audience section requires Internet Explorer version 5, 7, 8, or 9. More recent versions of IE should work in Compatibility Mode.
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  • Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
    Financial information for thousands of US and global companies. Also includes Industry Surveys, Bond Reports, Stock Reports, Directory of Corporations, Register of Executives and more. current.
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  • TableBase (Gale)
    Data from tables published in magazines, brokerage, and government reports. Covers market share, market size, capacity, production, imports and exports, sales, product and brand rankings, forecasts, healthcare statistics, and demographics. 1997-present.
    Also Known As
    • RDS TableBase
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  • Thomson ONE Banker
    Offers current & historical financials, filings, earning estimates, real-time market data and stock quotes, ownership profiles, deals data and more for U.S. and International companies. An Excel Add-in facilitates the downloading and analysis of data
    Internet Explorer is the only supported browser
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  • Uniworld: American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries
    Multinational business contact information.
    Also Known As
    • Uniworld: Foreign Firms Operating in the United States
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  • Value Line Investment Survey
    Weekly reports on 1,700 stocks, projections of key financial measures, and commentary on current operations and future prospects. current.
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  • Vanderbilt University Television News Archive
    Largest repository of television news in the world: over 30,000 individual network evening news broadcasts from the major U.S. national broadcast networks: ABC, CBS, NBC, and CNN, and over 9,000 hours of special news-related programming. 1968 to present (NBC), 1995 to present (CNN); view online without charge.
    Also Known As
    • Television News Archive (Vanderbilt University)
    RealPlayer required
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  • World Development Indicators (WDI)
    Provides statistics on the economies of over 200 developing countries, including time series data on agriculture, manufacturing, health indicators, education, natural resources, and foreign investment. From the World Bank World Development Indicators. 1960s-current.
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  • WRDS
    Data management service. From the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.
    Also Known As
    • Audit Analytics (via WRDS)
    • COMPUSTAT
    • CRSP
    • Global Insight (via WRDS)
    • First Call
    • I/B/E/S
    Click on [account request] and complete the online form.
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