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Our top Databases for international business research are below, along with tips & tutorials on using them. Each database provides access to a unique set of resources (news articles, scholarly articles, & other documents).
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- Other potential resources in International Business
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Top Research Databases
Business Source Complete
The best source for articles in all disciplines of business! Also includes news articles, SWOTs, industry profiles, company profiles, & market reports.
Entrepreneurial Studies Source
Provides the latest insight into topics relevant to entrepreneurship and small business.
Nexis Uni is a database for news, legal research (federal & state cases, law reviews), & company dossiers. Also includes U.S. Executive Compensation database, SEC files, D&B Market Identifiers, Hoovers Company Records, & executives & board of directors.
Mergent Online provides company information, equity pricing & research, & industry analyses. Includes executive information, annual reports, and financials.
Morningstar Investment Research Center
A comprehensive stock database that includes financial data on companies traded on the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ®, and the American Stock Exchange; in-depth research reports on companies; funds data and reports; investment tools and financial literacy features. Note: Database will be unavailable 9/9/21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for database maintenance.
Additional databases are available from our Databases for Business.
Or choose other databases from the Library's Databases page.
Use these databases that are free & open to the public:
globalEdge Insights provides data for over 200 countries and 20 trading blocks, data on emerging markets, information on industry sectors, and international & trade information for the 50 states in the U.S.
World Bank Open Data
World Bank Open Data provides free and open access to data about development in countries around the globe.
World Bank Research & Outlook
World Bank Research & Outlook provides access to World Development Indicators, policy research, reports, global finance, and global economic prospects.