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Academic Search Complete
Multi-disciplinary database providing indexing and abstracts for over 13,000 journals and other publications.
American Fact Finder
American Fact Finder provides United States-specific searchable, downloadable demographic and economic data from the US Census.
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Bank Regulatory Database (via WRDS)
Five databases for regulated depository financial institutions, providing accounting data for bank holding companies, commercial banks, savings banks, and savings and loans institutions.
Provides market research reports covering major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial and advanced manufacturing (Business-to-Business), pharmaceutical, and high technology organizations.
Best Practice Database
Provides benchmarking data and other strategic research, originally commissioned by Fortune 500 clients and the like, on real life "best practices" in such areas as customer service, sales and marketing, human resources, operations, knowledge management, the Internet and e-business.
Provides detailed financial and marketing data for some 16,000 lines of business in 300 national and local markets throughout the U.S.
Blockholders Database (via WRDS)
Standardized data for blockholders of 1,913 companies (1996-2001).
Provides real-time and historical financial market data and economic data, analysis, and news worldwide.
Business Expert Press Digital Libraries
Fully searchable collection of more than 200 current business-related e-books written by experts for non-experts.
Business Monitor Online
Also known as Business Monitor International. Industry data, analysis, and forecasts for 24 major sectors in markets worldwide; emerging markets are emphasized, but key developed markets, such as the United States, are also covered.
Business Source Complete
Comprehensive business articles database covering more than 13,000 scholarly, professional, and trade periodicals in all areas of business.
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A Standard and Poor's product that profiles and financial data for more than 2.8 million U.S. and international public and private companies; investment firms; hedge funds; relationships among firms and people; biographical and contact data; mergers & acquisitions activities; venture capital/private equity data; securities data; regulatory filings; corporate news.
Private global equity, venture capital, and angel investment database that provides both historical and daily real-time information about VC- and angel investor-backed startup companies, venture capital companies, angel investors and their interests, private company financing deals, incubators, related mergers and acquisitions transactions, and more.
CBOE Volatility Index (via WRDS)
The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Volatility Index® (VIX) is a key measure of market expectations of near-term volatility conveyed by S&P 500 stock index option prices.
Provides access to primary law (including state, federal, and international taxation) and CCH analysis on such legal/business topics as Antitrust & Trade Regulation, Banking, Corporate Governance, Human Resources, Intellectual Property, Pensions and Benefits, Products Liability, Securities, Government Contracts, and much more.
Provides thousands of downloadable time-series of macroeconomic data for China, Japan, India, and 15 other Asian countries ('Global Database') and some non-Asian countries ('Daily Database'), including the USA.
Information and tools for tax and accounting professionals, from Thomson Reuters/RIA.
CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
Comprehensive coverage of theory and research in international affairs, including global economics.
Comprehensive bibliographic database of scientific and technical engineering research covering all engineering disciplines.
Compustat CIQ People Intelligence (via WRDS)
Data coverage of over 4.5 million professionals and more than 2.4 million people globally, including private and public company executives, board members, and investment professionals (1997-present).
Compustat Emerging Markets Database (EMDB) (via WRDS)
The Compustat Emerging Markets Database (EMDB) covers 53 markets and more than 2,200 stocks in developing countries, 1998-2005 only.
Compustat Global is an international database including data on over 42,000 non-North American companies (active and inactive).
Compustat North America (via WRDS)
U.S. and Canadian fundamental and market information on active and inactive publicly held companies.
The Conference Board's Resarch Online Collection provides full-text research reports on issues in business management and U.S. and global economics.
Consultants and Consulting Organizations Directory
Comprehensive directory of more than 25,000 U.S. and Canadian consulting firms and independent consultants/experts who serve business, industry, and government.
CRSP/Compustat Merged (via WRDS)
Concurrent database access to CRSP's stock data and Compustat's fundamental data that simplifies matching Compustat financial data to CRSP security price data.
CRSP Database (via WRDS)
Security price, return, and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX, and Nasdaq stock markets.
CRSP U. S. Mutual Funds Database (via WRDS)
The CRSP [Survivor-Bias-Free U.S.] Mutual Funds Database includes a history of each mutual fund's name, investment style, fee structure, holdings, and asset allocation.
CRSP/Ziman Real Estate Data (via WRDS)
All real estate investment trusts (REITs) that have traded on the NYSE, AMEX, and NASDAQ exchanges since 1980.
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Data-Planet statistical datasets provides access to more than 5,550 datasets from more than 65 source providers, including both private/commercial sources as well as federal, state, local, and international governments and organizations.
Global numeric database with millions of time series for financial instruments, securities, and indicators, covering more than 75 countries and 60 markets worldwide, with 30 years or more historical depth for some series.
Upgraded and expanded successor to The Deal.com.
Direct Marketing Education Foundation (DMEF) (via WRDS)
Four individual data sets, containing customer buying history for about 100,000 customers of nationally known catalog and non-profit database marketing businesses, are available through DMEF to approved academic researchers for use within academic situations.
Corporate names are anonymous and customer names and addresses have been removed, but the business type is indicated. ZIP codes have been retained (if possible) to provide a potential link to Census ZIP level demographics.
Dow Jones Averages & Total Return Indexes (via WRDS)
The Dow Jones Averages are comprised of The Daily and Monthly Dow Jones Composite (DJA), as well as The Dow Jones Industrial (DJI), The Dow Jones Transportation (DJT), The Dow Jones Utility (DJU), The Dow 10, and The Dow 5.
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Online version of The Journal of Economic Literature.
Economist (The Economist.com)
Publisher portal to full-text/full-image articles in The Economist magazine, covering 1997 to present, plus related content.
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission public company filings and forms (annual Form 10-Ks, Prospectuses, Proxy Statements, and much more), in full-text from 1994 to current.
EIU Country Commerce
Guides to the specific operating conditions, commercial laws, and business regulations in more than 50 countries (including the United States).
EIU Country Finance
Covers financial institutions and services, banks and banking systems, capital markets, operating conditions, tax laws, and investment opportunities in the world's 45 principal financial markets (including the United States).
EIU Country Reports
Sociopolitical and economic outlooks for 200 countries (including the United States).
Internet and information technology (IT) industry information, news, data, trends, numbers, and analysis for anything and everything online or digital.
Encyclopedia of Associations
Both individual directory title access and cross-searching for the most current editions of the Encyclopedia of Associations (National Organizations of the U.S.), International Organizations, and U.S. Regional, State, and Local Organizations.
Encyclopedia of Business in Today's World
Up-to-date, authoritative coverage of nearly 1,000 U.S. and international business topics.
Encyclopedia of Sports Management and Marketing
Provides 837 articles about the sports industry and business practices as they relate to sports.
Europa World Plus
Online version of the Europa World Year Book and the nine-volume Regional Surveys of the World series.
Execucomp Database (via WRDS)
Standard & Poor's database of top executives' salary, bonus, and stock option data, for 2,872 companies.
Current coverage, for a company's fiscal year, is from 1992-present. Updated quarterly.
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U.S. and international business news and information and general news from some 31,000+ sources (including Barron's, The Wall Street Journal, and The Wall Street Journal Online), spanning 26 languages and more than 200 countries.
Fama-French Research Portfolios and Factors (via WRDS)
Constructed from the intersections of two portfolios formed on size, as measured by market equity (ME), and three portfolios using, as proxy for value, the ratio of book equity to market equity (BE/ME).
Faulkner's Advisory for Information Technology Studies
Full-text reports on markets, products, trends, and events in the IT and communications industries.
FDIC (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation) Database (via WRDS)
Financial data and history of all entities filing the Report Of Condition and Income (Call Report) and some savings institutions filing the OTS Thrift Financial Report (TFR).
Federal Reserve Bank Reports (via WRDS)
Contains three databases: Foreign Exchanges and Interest Rates come from reports published for the Federal Reserve Board (H.10 and H.15 reports); the third contains the Coincident State Indexes from the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia.
First Research Industry Reports
In-depth profiles for more than 900 U.S. industries, with especially good coverage of small or niche industries. Reports for Canadian and Global industries are also included.
Research, trend analysis, and expert opinion on technology change and related IT issues, and their impact on businesses and consumers.
FRED® Economic Data - Economic Research. Federal Reserve Bank, St. Louis
Download, graph, and track more than 148,000 economic time series of regional and national financial and economic data from nearly 60 providers, including U.S. and international governmental, non-governmental organization, and private (corporate and commercial) sources.
Freedonia Focus Industry Market Research Portal
Collection of over 600 market research reports, updated annually, covering 18 U.S. industry sectors, emphasizing B2B (business to business).
Frost and Sullivan
Full-text U.S. and international market research reports, focusing on such industries as aerospace and defense; chemicals and materials; environmental and building technology; energy; healthcare and biotechnology; communications and information technologies, and much more.
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Research reports and expert analysis for all areas of information technology.
Comprehensive career resource with information on 80,000+ U.S. and international companies and jobs.
Global Books in Print
Publication details and ordering information for books (both print and digital) in-print, out-of-print, and forthcoming, as well as audio and video publications.
Global Development Finance Online
Time series statistical data for more than 200 debt and financial flows indicators for 138 countries reporting public and publicly-guaranteed debt to the World Bank.
Global Financial Data
Provides more than 32,000 current and historical economic and financial data time series, covering over 200 countries; many series are from hundreds of years ago.
Global Market Navigator
Market size, market share and segmentation (including by brand name), and markets' CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate), for a wide range of consumer and industrial products and services--along with 5 years' historical and 5 years' forecast data.
Vast Web-portal, encompassing more than 5,000 online resources, that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities.
GlobalSpec: The Engineering Search Engine
Identifies U.S. and international products and suppliers that specialize in scientific, technical, and industrial markets.
Google Scholar @ UCLA
Google optimized for locating scholarly and academic material--including content in subscription resources licensed by UCLA.
Covers scholarly, government-produced, and general interest titles, focusing on content concerning the environmental effects of individuals, corporations, and local/national governments.
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HFR Database (via WRDS)
Hedge fund-level detail on historical performance and assets, plus firm characteristics on the broadest and most influential hedge fund managers.
Search for U.S. and international public and private company profiles and screen for a wide range of additional company and industry data.
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I/B/E/S (via WRDS)
Earnings forecasts from security analysts, including earnings per share, revenue, cash flow, long-term growth projections and stock recommendations.
IBISWorld Industry Market Research
Full-text, fully searchable U.S. industry analyses, covering over 790 industries at the 5-digit NAICS level - more than 97% of the U.S. economy.
IMF International Financial Statistics
International Monetary Fund time-series data.
Provides national, sectoral, and state-by-state statistics from Indian government and industry associations.
Worldwide coverage of scientific and technical literature in physics, electrical and electronic engineering, computer science and information technology.
ISI Emerging Markets
Industry, company, and financial markets information and analysis, along with full-text business and legal news, from some 80 emerging markets throughout Asia, Europe, and Latin America.
ISSM: Institute for the Study of Security Markets (via WRDS)
Numeric database containing tick-by-tick data covering the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and American Stock Exchange (AMEX) between 1983 and 1992, and NASDAQ between 1987 and 1992.
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Full text/image of hundreds of core scholarly journals from their beginning to approximately one to three years ago.
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Key Business Ratios Online
Provides 14 key business ratios (industry financial performance benchmarks), drawn from balance sheet and income statement data collected by Dun & Bradstreet from both public and private U.S. companies, sorted into 800 SIC- or NAICS-coded lines of business.
Directory of some 4 million B2B (business to business) and commercial companies in nearly 70 countries, searchable by some 57,000+ product and service keywords, 860,000+ trade names, and over 4.6 million executive names.
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Mega-database of thousands of full-text news, business and financial, legal, and medical publications and general information sources.
Local Market Audience Analyst
Provides U.S. demographic and consumer lifestyle data.
Los Angeles Times (1985-current)
Searchable and displayable full text of the Los Angeles Times newspaper from 1985 to today's issue.
Los Angeles Times (1881-1990)
Full-text coverage, December 4, 1881 through December 31, 1990, as PDF images.
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Making of the Modern World: Economic Literature from the Goldsmiths' Library and the Kress Library
Full-text and full-page image access to books from the 1460-1850 period, and pre-1906 periodical publications in this digital reproduction of the combined collections of the Goldsmiths' Library of Economic Literature at the University of London Library and the Kress Library of Business and Economics at the Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration.
Management and Organization Studies
Full text of 60 peer-reviewed management and organization studies journals published by Sage Publications and participating societies.
Market Research Library
Industry and country-specific market research reports aimed at U. S. businesses looking for new market opportunities; from the U. S. Commercial Service.
Searchable repository (aggregator) of over 3,000 full-text market research reports covering eight major subject areas: Business services, consumer goods, demographics, food & beverage, heavy industry, life sciences, public sector, and technology and media.
Marquis Who's Who
Consolidation of all Marquis biographical directories profiling more than 1.3 million people of note, U.S. and worldwide; includes Who's Who in Finance and Business, Who's Who in America, and many more.
Database covering the world's mathematical and statistical literature since 1940; from the American Mathematical Society.
Covers the product and service sectors of more than 6,200 public companies (NYSE, NASDAQ, and AMEX companies) with complete financials, including segment financials and earnings estimates, detailed product and service hierarchies, competitors, major customers, suppliers, and strategic partners.
Current and historical (up to 30 years) balance sheet and income statement data in "as reported," "restated," and "standardized" data formats for 15,000+ U.S. and 30,000+ international public companies.
Platform to access Mergent Industry Reports, in-depth analyses of key industries/sectors and their trends in North America, Latin America, Europe, and Asia/Pacific.
Proprietary intelligence service providing financial data about mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals worldwide plus narrative reports and analyses associated with those deals.
MFLINKS: Mutual Fund Links (via WRDS)
MFLINKS enables details on holdings for either particular funds or fund families and groups of funds at specific points in time.
Provides quick, streamlined access to comprehensive company data for more than 113,000,000 U.S. and international public and private companies; from Bureau van Dijk.
Mintel Oxygen Market Research Reports
Market research reports covering United States, Western European, and global consumer products and services, as well as demographics and specific consumer lifestyles.
Mutual Funds Holdings (via WRDS)
Thomson Reuters-produced numeric databases covering Mutual Funds Holdings (CDA/Spectrum S12) and 13F Institutional Holdings (CDA/Spectrum s34).
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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Working Papers
Searchable online archive of downloadable economics working papers, by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER).
National Directory of Nonprofit Organizations
Directory of the largest nonprofit organizations in the United States (more than 260,000), providing organization's contact and basic factual information.
A title in the Gale Directory Library.
New York Times: 1851-2009
Historical coverage of The New York Times newspaper: September 18, 1851 through December 31, 2009.
New York Times: 1980-present
Comprehensive digital coverage of The New York Times back to 1980 is available for this internationally renowned U.S. newspaper through the ProQuest database.
Full-text news coverage of 1500+ sources worldwide, including 650 in the U.S. (130 or more are California newspapers, some not covered by either Factiva or LexisNexis Academic).
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Online library of country profiles, data, reports, and interactive databases produced by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
OptionMetrics Ivy Database (via WRDS)
Comprehensive database of historical price and implied volatility data for the U.S. equity and index options markets.
OptionMetrics Ivy Database contains data on all U.S. exchange-listed and NASDAQ equities and market indices, as well as all U.S. listed index and equity options, starting from January, 1996.
Comprehensive company data for over 113,000,000 U.S. and international public and private companies (active and inactive).
Quantitative analysis and economic forecasting for 191 countries via the modules: Global Economics, and Cities and Regional Forecasts (covering Asia, China, Europe, Latin America, and North America).
Oxford Scholarship Online: Economics and Finance
Cross-searchable library containing the full text of more than 1,100 Oxford University Press books, including 200+ in Economics and Finance and representing Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion.
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Materials in the area of public affairs, with topics such as: Economic conditions, education, energy resources and policy, government, health conditions, international relations, and social conditions.
Current, historical, and forecast data on consumer market sizes.
Covers 350 markets and 200 countries, with detailed reports on U.S. & international consumer lifestyles, with company profiles and company brand data.
Penn World Tables (via WRDS)
National income accounts-type of variables converted to international prices, with coverage from January 1, 1950 through December 31, 2009.
PHLX: Philadelphia Stock Exchange (via WRDS)
As one of North America's primary marketplaces for the trading of stocks, equity options, index options and currency options, the PHLX continues to be a market leader in the development and introduction of innovative new products and services.
Industry overviews of 34 major industries and industry groups, both established and emerging, and profiles of thousands of U.S. and international companies, both public and private.
Online data and mapping application that provides access to more than 10,000 indicators related to demographics, housing and real estate, income, mortgages, health, and more.
Political Risk Yearbook
Analysis and data, including forecasts, by the Political Risk Service (PRS) Group, covering the current state of political, financial, and economic risk in some 100 countries. To limit, add [country name] to search. Re-sort results by "Date Newest" to retrieve the most current annual content.
Financial data and revenues and additional intelligence on major privately-held companies, primarily U.S.-headquartered.
Comprehensive U.S. legislative information, including Congressional publications, regulations, and legislative histories, bills, and laws.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses
Indexing and abstracting of doctoral dissertations and Master's theses, including the full text of University of California dissertations.
ProQuest News & Newspapers
Simultaneous searching and retrieval of full-text newspaper articles from up to 17 current and historical newspapers licensed by UCLA from ProQuest.
ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
Authoritative and comprehensive statistical summary of the economic, social, and political conditions of the United States.
The American Psychological Association's (APA) comprehensive database of literature in psychology and related disciplines, such as business (human resources, marketing, consumer behavior), psychiatry, education, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, and law.
The National Library of Medicine's Medline database, profiled for UCLA users, covers over 4,600 biomedical and health sciences journals, 1966 to present.
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Rand State Statistics
Extensive U.S. national and California state and local statistical data.
Reference USA Business Database
Search and screen directory-style information for 14 million+ public and private U.S. businesses, and over 262 million U.S. consumers and their lifestyles.
Regional Business News
Incorporates more than 80 business journals, newspapers, and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Research Centers Directory
Comprehensive guide to premier nonprofit research organizations throughout North America.
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Database for full-text journals and reference works published by Elsevier in the sciences, technology, medicine, and social sciences.
Detailed datasets on new issues, mergers and acquisitions, syndicated loans, private equity, and more for the global financial marketplace.
SDC Platinum subscription includes these 7 datasets:
SEC Order Execution (via WRDS)
Monthly, electronic disclosures from market centers that trade national market system securities, 2000-2005.
SimplyMap (Version 3.0)
Web-based mapping application to create professional quality, interactive thematic maps and reports using thousands of U.S. demographic, business, and marketing variables.
Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
Downloadable working papers and selected journal articles and abstracts provide early dissemination of the newest research in accounting, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, legal issues, and management in this free, searchable archive.
Sports Business Research Network (SBRnet)
Market research and industry news articles covering sports in the United States: Equipment sales, attendance, participation, broadcasting, sponsorship, sports marketing, "revenues from sports venues" content (both professional sports and colleges), and more.
Integrated database of thousands of journals, books, protocols, eReferences, and book series in virtually all social sciences and scientific fields as published by Springer-Verlag, the world's second largest STM (science, technology, and medicine) publisher.
SRDS Advertising Publications
This media/advertising industry "bible" provides information (including but by no means limited to advertising rates) on print publishers and TV and radio stations/networks in the U.S. and overseas. Included: current advertising rates, audience/market data (including DMA and MSA maps, station lists and formats), and circulation data.
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
Analytic data, descriptions, and details for companies (public and private), industries (U.S. and global), and mutual funds.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Authoritative, comprehensive annual summary of statistics on the economic, social, and political organization of the United States.
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Tabular data (such as market share/size, rankings, sales figures, demographic figures, etc.) on companies, industries, products and brands, and consumers.
Directory of over 610,000 U.S. and Canadian manufacturers, distributors, manufacturers representatives, and service companies, and 152,000 brand names.
Provides analyst reports from investment banks and consulting firms.
TRACE: Trade Reporting & Compliance Engine (via WRDS)
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA's) over-the-counter (OTC) corporate bond market, real-time price dissemination service providing comprehensive, real-time access to corporate bond price information.
TAQ: Trades and Quotes Database (via WRDS)
Intraday transactions data (trades and quotes) for all securities listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and American Stock Exchange (AMEX), as well as Nasdaq National Market System (NMS) and Small Cap issues.
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UCLA Library Catalog
Use to find books and other library materials owned at UCLA.
UlrichsWeb: Global Serials Directory
Comprehensive database for all types of periodical publications (consumer and trade magazines, academic and scholarly publications, monographic series, newsletters, newspapers, electronic publications, 'zines, etc.).
Authoritative directory for multinational business contact information.
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Wall Street Journal - Current
Full text of the newspaper, from January 2, 1984 through today's issue.
Wall Street Journal - Historical
Full text of the newspaper, July 8, 1889 through December 31, 1996.
Wall Street Transcript
Full-text interviews with investment analysts, CEOs of public companies, and investment money managers.
Web of Science
Multidisciplinary index to scholarly journals and the online equivalent of the ISI citation indexes.
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)
Comprehensive, web-based data platform that allows access to a wide variety of historical financial, economic, and marketing data sources.
Wiley Online Library
Multi-subject database that includes full-text journal articles and reference works published by Wiley and [formerly by] Blackwell.
World Bank eLibrary
Provides the full collection of all World Bank Publications and research.
World Development Indicators
World Bank database of time series development indicators data for 227 countries; coverage starts with 1960.
Worldwide catalog of millions of books, periodicals, sound recordings, visual materials, and maps held in thousands of libraries, in hundreds of languages.
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Comprehensive database of current, future, rumored, and historical corporate "deals:" mergers & acquisitions, initial public offerings, joint ventures, and private equity/venture capital deals
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