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Company Research

This guide lists database and internet resources for company research.

Articles

Current Olin students, faculty and staff have access to restricted library internet resources. View Remote Access for more information.


Research Tip: If you are interested in finding articles in the “popular” business press such as Business Week, Forbes, Fortune, The Wall Street Journal, etc. check the databases below. Note that some magazines and newspapers may be available in only one database.


Business Source Complete
A scholarly business database providing a collection of bibliographic and full text content in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Indexing and abstracts for scholarly business journals back to 1886 are included. Searchable cited references provided for more than 1,200 journals. Contains detailed author profiles for the 25,000 most-cited authors in the database.                              

Access: Danforth Campus

Factiva
One of the premier resources produced by the publisher of The Wall Street Journal. It provides access to the full text of thousands of popular business and general publications. Also has the full text of all Dow Jones publications including The Wall Street Journal, hundreds of newspapers and financial information on public companies. Note: Limited to 6 concurrent users; logoff when done.

Access: Danforth Campus

globalEDGE
A knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information on global business activities. Offers country insights, industry profiles, a blog, resources for teachers, diagnostic tools, and more.

Access: Danforth Campus

Nexis Uni
Contains full-text news, business, legal, and reference information sources. Newspapers included in the service are updated several times daily, newswires hourly.                                                                              

Access: Danforth Campus

Regional Business News
This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.

Access: Danforth Campus