Last Updated: Apr 17, 2013
This LibGuide will help you find information and resources for Economics, Finance & Accounting. Many of these resources are provided by the Library but there is advice on freely available resources as well.
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Search these recommended key databases for your research projects, dissertations and theses. An extensive range of databases can also be accessed via the Databases tab.
- Business Source Complete (EBSCO)
Business Source Complete is the upgraded version of Business Source Premier. If you are a student wanting business information, we recommend that you use the Enhanced Business Searching Interface (BSI). BSI is EBSCO's highly focused user interface created especially for business researchers. It provides an easy way to both browse and search for country economic data, company profiles, industry market trends or potential, and market research. Full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics is covered.
Fame is a financial database of major public and private UK companies. It contains financial data on 1.8 million British and Irish companies. The database contains up to 10 years of financial history depending on the company. The database has been compiled by Jordans from Companies House records, and supplemented from data in the London and Edinburgh Gazette. Fame is the best starting place for basic financial data on specific UK companies.
ORBIS is a global financial database which provides information in standardised report format which reflect organisation types and global accountancy practices. Aston University members have access to information on large and very large companies within Orbis.
The Proquest platform hosts the following databases: ABI/INFORM Complete, ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry, Accounting & Tax, Banking Information Source, British Periodicals, International Bibliography of the Social Sciences, ProQuest Asian Business & Reference, ProQuest Entrepreneurship, PsycARTICLES.
If you are looking for a particular database or resource, access a full A-Z list of all subscribed resources below.