Especially for: Economics
The different disciplines each have their own scholarly information resources. On this page, you will find various entry points for searching for scholarly information on Economics.
Online courses from the University Library
Searching for scholarly information / Management and Economics
‘Everything's on the Internet, isn't it?’ How to select, retrieve and evaluate scholarly information.
Financial databases/EDSC workshops
The data team gives workshops every other week (except in July and August) on using the various financial databases in the University Library (UL).
Get started with financial data
On these pages, you’ll find our manuals where we explain (and demonstrate using video clips) how you can search for things like share prices via Datastream or annual reports information collected using the Thomson One Banker Excel add-in.
This web page brings together information resources in economics and management that are available via the website of the University Library (UL).
Many databases offer their own manuals and online (live) instructions. These help you make the best use of the capabilities of the database. You will find here an overview of manuals for databases on economics.
Database for the fields of economics and management with articles from approximately 2,000 journals. Also contains trade and industry reports, newspaper articles, research reports and information on dissertations. The information in ABI/ Inform is primarily focused on the US, but increasingly also on Europe and Asia. Period: 1970 till present.
Datastream contains economic and financial data from e.g. IMF, OECD, and national governments, the "Deutsche Bundesbank" and stock markets worldwide.
Get started with Datastream: manuals from the EDSC
Factiva contains business information about several major resources, like the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Dow Jones and Reuters newswires, Associated Press, Reuters Fundamentals, and the D&B company profiles. One can search by news source, company, topic, sector and region.
Database with information from the annual reports of all organizations that are required to disclose their financial information, including foundations and associations. Reach is part of this database.
- Orbis manual from the EDCS
- Within Orbis you can click Help to view the Quick Tour
- Get started with Thomson One Banker: manuals from the EDSC