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Accounting and Tax (1971-Current) 1971+   About Accounting and Tax  (1971-Current)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Index of key accounting industry publications and newspapers; full-text of selected titles.

Ad Age Datacenter   About Ad Age Datacenter    UTK Users (w/NetID)
The Ad Age Data Center provides advertising agency financial and performance information as well as employment data, Industry Annuals, Fact Packs and Timelines. Click Logout when finished.

Ad$pender 1995-   About Ad$pender  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Tracks ad expenditures for products, brands, and companies.

Access limited to 3 concurrent users. Remember to use the "logout" button in the upper right corner when you are finished.

Advertising   About Advertising  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Provides competitive intelligence on media companies, ad agencies, and more. Limited to 5 simultaneous users. Please click Sign-Out when finished.

APA Handbook of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 2011   About APA Handbook of Industrial and Organizational Psychology  UTK Users (w/NetID)

Business & Economics Portfolio   About Business & Economics Portfolio  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Conference Board Business & Economics Portfolio includes Research Insights & Top-Line Indicators from The Conference Board. Economic data coupled with business management and research and insights. Includes Business Cycle Indicators, Consumer Confidence Index, Employment Trends Index, and Measure of CEO Confidence.

Business Insights: Essentials   About Business Insights: Essentials   UTK Users (w/NetID)
One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) databases.

Business Source Complete   About Business Source Complete  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Business Source Complete is a scholarly business database providing bibliographic and full-text content covering all disciplines of business. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, trade publications and top management journals dating back as far as 1886 are included.

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Unlimited simultaneous users.

Replaces : Business Source Premier

CCH Accounting Research Manager   About CCH Accounting Research Manager  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Access to accounting and auditing standards from FASB, AICPA, and others. Limited to 2 simultaneous users.

Once you are on Welcome Page, Click on Subscriber Login to access database.

Requires Internet Explorer browser

Corporate   About Corporate  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Provides information on corporate families--hierarchy, products, personnel, outside service firms, etc.

Current Index to Statistics 1974+   About Current Index to Statistics  UTK Users (w/NetID)
An index to publications in statistics and related fields.

D&B Million Dollar Database Current only   About D&B Million Dollar Database  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Directory of companies with 20+ employees or at least $1 million in sales. Access is limited to 5 simultaneous users. Please logoff when you are finished.

De Gruyter Online (Including the Research Now E-Journals)   About De Gruyter Online (Including the Research Now E-Journals)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Provides access to the De Gruyter e-Journals including the Research Now titles formerly published by Berkeley Electronic Press (BEP)

EconLit 1969+   About EconLit  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Comprehensive index to scholarly economics literature. Click Exit when finished.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

Economist Intelligence Unit Reports 1996+   About Economist Intelligence Unit Reports  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Country Commerce and Country Finance reports provide advice on foreign investment and national business practices.

Factiva   About Factiva  UTK Users (w/NetID)
From Dow Jones and Reuters, a collection of 8000+ full text magazines and newspapers plus corporate and stock market data. Limit of 3 simultaneous users. Click logoff to end your session.

First Research (Mergent)   About First Research (Mergent)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
First Research provides industry profiles covering over 900 industry segments. Updating on a quarterly basis, the industry profiles contain critical analysis, statistics and forecasts.

General BusinessFile ASAP 1980+   About General BusinessFile ASAP  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Combined access to periodicals, newspapers, investment reports and over 200,000 company profiles. One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) databases.

Global Insight   About Global Insight   UTK Users (w/NetID)
Current economic and political information and risk analysis for foreign nations.

Hospitality & Tourism Index Online 1965+   About Hospitality & Tourism Index Online  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Scholarly research and industry news in all areas of hospitality and tourism. Click Exit when finished.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

IBISWorld   About IBISWorld  UTK Users (w/NetID)
IBISWorld contains reports on industries by North America Industry Classification System (NAICS). These reports provide trends, statistics and analysis on market size, market share of competitors, and industry growth rates. Each study examines the barriers to entry, operating cost structure (industry averages), technology & systems, and domestic & international markets.

Import Genius   About Import Genius  All Users
ImportGenius gives you access to shipping manifestos for all shipments entering the United States and nine countries in Latin America.

University of Tennessee Students and Faculty get free access but will need to use a personal login account to use this database.

International Directory of Company Histories   About International Directory of Company Histories   UTK Users (w/NetID)
Covers large corporations, both public and private, U.S. and international. Please Click "Log Out" to end your session.

Key Business Ratios 2006-2008   About Key Business Ratios  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Financial ratios (solvency, efficiency, profitability) for several hundred industry categories. Access is limited to 5 simultaneous users. Please Click "Log Off" when ending your session.

LexisNexis Academic varies   About LexisNexis Academic  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Access over 6,000 news, business, and legal sources. Includes national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources. Academic   About Academic  UTK Users (w/NetID)
A collection of full-text market research reports

Mergent Archives   About Mergent Archives  UTK Users (w/NetID)
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Mergent Online   About Mergent Online  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Corporate profiles, downloadable financial data, stock prices, and annual reports for U.S. and international corporations. Mergent Horizon is now included in Mergent Online. Maximum of 20 simultaneous users.

Mergent WebReports 1909-   About Mergent WebReports  UTK Users (w/NetID)
With coverage beginning in 1909, provides corporate profiles and summary historical financial data for public companies. Based on Moody's Manuals.

Mintel Oxygen (Academic Access)   About Mintel Oxygen (Academic Access)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Mintel Oxygen offers market research reports covering US and International food service marketplaces. Each report gives market-share size and trends, and consumer profiles. Reports may be downloaded as RTF and tabular data may also be saved as CSV files. In order to use Mintel Oxygen you must agree to the Mintel Academic Agreement. On first log-in you will need to create a personal profile using your UTK email address which will be used when you log-in in the future.

Click Log out when exiting. Library Edition   About Library Edition  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Data and analysis of stocks and mutual funds.
Access is limited to 7 simultaneous users. Please click "End Session" to end your session.

NBER Working Papers & Books 1921+   About NBER Working Papers & Books  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Full-text of working papers and many books from all sections of the National Bureau of Economic Research

Passport   About Passport  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Provides business-related statistics, market research reports, and more. Coverage includes information on 205 countries, their consumers, and markets, with extended data and analysis for 80 countries.

Allow pop-ups and Active-X for this database. Formerly called Passport GMID.

Plunkett Research Online   About Plunkett Research Online  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Plunkett Research Online provides industry analysis and market research for vital industry sectors. For each sector, the database gives market research and trend analysis, statistic information, profiles of leading companies, association and organizations lists. Remember to click Logout when finished.

PrivCo   About PrivCo  UTK Users (w/NetID)
PrivCo is the premiere source for business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies

ProQuest Statistical Insight 1973+   About ProQuest Statistical Insight  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Index to statistical data of all kinds from federal, state, private, and international sources. Links to full-text when available. Previously known as LexisNexis Statistical.

RDS Business & Industry 1994+   About RDS Business & Industry  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Index of trade and industry journals, most are full-text. Good for company, industry & product information. Limited to 4 simultaneous users.

Regional Business News   About Regional Business News  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Covers 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from U.S. metropolitan and rural areas.

RIA Checkpoint   About RIA Checkpoint  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Tax and accounting database includes access to the Federal Tax Handbook and Reporter; the IRS Code; tax regulations and cases; and more.

Simmons OneView 2005 - 2012   About Simmons OneView  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Simmons OneView (formerly Simmons Choices3) provides access to U.S. consumer statistics on product usage, spending behavior, media habits and more. This database can be used to create customized reports analyzing the demographics and users' psychographic characteristics of product usage. The data is generated from the Simmons National Consumer Study (NCS), which does sampling U.S. population several times a year.

For help in using, see this UT Libraries Research Guide .

Access limited to 11 concurrent users.

OneView will log out after 2 hours of inactivity. This an across the board restriction and does not have a user preference.

** The UT Library is currently experiencing off-campus access problems with Simmons Oneview. Until this problem is resolved, please use VPN for remote access **

SimplyMap   About SimplyMap  UTK Users (w/NetID)
SimplyMap is a database with web-based mapping application that lets users create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data. Includes access to Nielsen Claritas PRIZM data. Use the Guest Login if you do not have an account.

Limited to 3 simultaneous users.

Small Business Resource Center   About Small Business Resource Center  UTK Users (w/NetID)
One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) database.

Sports Business Research Network   About Sports Business Research Network  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Full-text articles from trade magazines and newsletters on the business of sports.

SRDS Media Solutions   About SRDS Media Solutions  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Provide advertising rates, editorial or programming content, circulation and other basic information for a variety of advertising media, including radio, television, newspapers, and consumer magazines.

Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage   About Standard & Poor`s NetAdvantage  UTK Users (w/NetID)
U.S. corporate financial and investment information. Includes Standard & Poor's Industry Surveys.

Statista   About Statista  UTK Users (w/NetID)

Statista is a statistics portal integrating data on over 60,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single platform. This also includes data from the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) and the American Association of Advertising Agencies.

When finished, click My Account and select Logout.

TableBase 1997+   About TableBase  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Tabular data for markets, demographics, products, brands, industries, and companies. Investment Banking   About Investment Banking  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This database replaces Thomson Research and Investext. Requires Internet Explorer.

TRANweb 1979+   About TRANweb  All Users
Articles, conference papers, and other materials on transportation

TRIS Online (Transportation Research Information Services) 1960+   About TRIS Online (Transportation Research Information Services)  All Users
Part of the TRID database, which provides access to more than one million records of transportation research worldwide.

Uniworld Online Current   About Uniworld Online  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Includes two directories: American firms operating abroad and foreign firms with operations in the U.S.

Value Line Research Center Current year   About Value Line Research Center  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Investment analysis for corporations and industries. Includes Value Line Investment Survey

Click Log out when exiting.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

Wall Street Journal, ProQuest Historical Newspapers 1889-1996   About Wall Street Journal, ProQuest Historical Newspapers  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue.

Wall Street Journal-Eastern Edition, ProQuest Digital Microfilm 2008-   About Wall Street Journal-Eastern Edition, ProQuest  Digital Microfilm  UTK Users (w/NetID)
You must know the issue date to find the digitized image of the microfilm. There is a 1-2 month time lag. The most recent issues are available in print in the Reference Room or online in the Factiva database.

Web of Science 1900+   About Web of Science  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Citation index for sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Includes Conference Proceedings Citation Index and Book Citation Index. Journals indexed in Web of Science.
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Academic Search Premier   About Academic Search Premier  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This multi-disciplinary database covers magazines, scholarly journals, and newspapers and is a good place to start for any subject.

Unlimited simultaneous users.

Audit Analytics   About Audit Analytics  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Datafiles that track audit firms and public corporations for detail on auditing fees, auditor changes and opinions. UT has access through Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS).

Barron's, Proquest Digital Microfilm 2008-   About Barron`s, Proquest Digital Microfilm   UTK Users (w/NetID)
You must know the issue date to find the digitized image of the microfilm. There is a 1-2 month time lag. The latest 3 months of print are available in the Hodges Reference/ Newspaper collection. Full-text access is available online in the Factiva database and Accounting and Tax database.

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Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities   About Cabell`s Directories of Publishing Opportunities  UTK Users (w/NetID)
The Directories help you to determine which journals typically publish manuscripts similar to yours or could be the best fit for your manuscript.

COMPUSTAT Last 20+ years   About COMPUSTAT  On Campus Only
Datafiles containing annual and quarterly financial statistics for publicly traded companies. Available through Wharton Research Data Service (WRDS).

Data-Planet Statistical Datasets   About Data-Planet Statistical Datasets  UTK Users (w/NetID)
A very large dynamic repository with the ability to ingest massive amounts of statistical data combined with descriptive content and a robust suite of visualization, search, and analysis capabilities on a single platform. Includes 90+ billion data points, 2+ billion time series, ~5000 datasets, 16 major subject categories. For more information go to: Data-Planet Datasets and Sources and DataSheets!

Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference   About Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Designed for quick statistical lookups with the ease of a simple search box. It includes quick views and thumbnails of the data, full descriptions and citations, and DOI links to DataSheets!

Emerald Journals   About Emerald Journals  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This is the entry point for online access to journals published by Emerald. We do not have access to their e-books or their databases.

Europa World Plus   About Europa World Plus  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Provides political and economic information on countries and territories around the world. Please LOGOUT when finished.

Limited to 4 simultaneous users.

Global Commodities   About Global Commodities  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Full-text database containing a vast range of visual, manuscript and printed materials sourced from over twenty key libraries and more than a dozen companies and trade organizations around the world. Commodities included: Chocolate, Coffee, Cotton, Fur, Opium, Oil, Porcelain, Silver and Gold, Spices, Sugar, Tea, Timber, Wheat,and Wine and Spirits.

Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective   About Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective   UTK Users (w/NetID)
Indexes a wide range of important journals in the humanities and social sciences from 1907 to 1984. Click "logout" to end your session. Limited to 2 simultaneous users.

Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)   About Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
World's largest archive of political and social research data.

International Country Risk Guide (ICRG) : Table 3B Political Stability Data 1984-2011   About International Country Risk Guide (ICRG) : Table 3B Political Stability Data  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This ICRG file provides political risk ratings for 140 countries.

JSTOR varies   About JSTOR  UTK Users (w/NetID)
A collection of selected scholarly journals in humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Most titles do not include the most recent 3-5 years. For more current research, search one of our general or subject-specific databases.

Oxford Scholarship Online   About Oxford Scholarship Online  UTK Users (w/NetID)
A searchable database of Oxford University Press e-books. Full-text access is available for the areas of Economics and Finance, Law, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, and Religion. Check the Libraries' Catalog for titles with no online access.

Oxford University Press Journals   About Oxford University Press Journals  UTK Users (w/NetID)

Sage Journals Online   About Sage Journals Online   UTK Users (w/NetID)
Collection of more than 500 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

SAGE Research Methods Online   About SAGE Research Methods Online  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Resources for research methods in the social and health sciences. For more information go to

ScienceDirect Varies   About ScienceDirect  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Collection of Elsevier full-text journals and books. UT has access to contents marked with a green icon.

Springer LINK   About Springer LINK  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Full-text journals and e-books from Springer. E-books published since 2005 are available online. For older titles, check the Libraries' catalog.

SSRN eLibrary   About SSRN eLibrary  All Users
SSRN (Social Science Research Network) consists of two parts: an Abstract Database with abstracts of scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection containing downloadable full text documents.

Wharton Research Data Services   About Wharton Research Data Services  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Access to Audit Analytics, Board Analyst, Standard & Poor's COMPUSTAT, Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP), and Trade and Quote (TAQ) databases.

Wiley Online Library   About Wiley Online Library  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Full-text of selected Wiley journals and e-books. Check the Libraries' Catalog for titles not available online.

World Bank Data   About World Bank Data  All Users
Contains World Development Indicators, Global Development Finance, and additional statistical data files from the World Bank.

World Bank eLibrary   About World Bank eLibrary  UTK Users (w/NetID)
The World Bank eLibrary is a subscription-based collection of nearly 8,000 books, reports, journals, and working papers including: Development Outreach, World Bank Economic Review and World Bank Research Observer journal articles published since 1996. [Please click Sign out when finished.]

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