Major Research Tools

Concise Encyclopedia of Economics

Full-Text, Reference

Essays by economists on economic concepts and schools of thought. Includes biographies of economists. Originally published in 1993 as the Fortune Encyclopedia of Economics (Ref HB 61 .F67).


EconLit

Index

Coverage: 1886-present

Indexes articles in more than 600 economics journals as well as working papers, books, and dissertations.


EconPapers

Gateway

A collection of economics working papers, journal articles, and software.


EH.Net Encyclopedia of Economic and Business History

Full-Text, Reference

Encyclopedia of peer-reviewed entries written by experts in the field. Still a work-in-progress, so the number of entries is fairly small.


Fed in Print

Full-Text, Index

Index of Federal Reserve research publications. For most publications from the early 1990s to the present, includes links to full text.


International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences

Full-Text, Reference

Revision (c.2008) of the classic first edition. Features new articles and biographies contributed by scholars from around the world on a wide array of global topics in the social sciences.


NBER Working Papers

Full-Text

Coverage: 1973-present

Searchable, full-text database of working papers from the National Bureau of Economic Research.


SSRN eLibrary Database

Full-Text, Index

Searchable database of working and accepted papers on accounting, economics, financial economics, and management. Provides abstracts and, in some cases, links to full text.


Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage

Data, Full-Text

Database of business and investment information, including company profiles, financial data, and stock, bond, and mutual fund reports. Includes S&P's Industry Surveys and Register of Corporations.


Wall Street Journal via ProQuest

Full-Text

Coverage: 1984-present

Full text of the Wall Street Journal. Includes limited images, charts and tables.


Web of Science: Social Sciences Citation Index

Index
Coverage: 1975-present

Index covering the journal literature of the social sciences. Allows you to search for a topic, an author, or for articles that cite a known author or work.


Working Papers and Technical Reports in Business, Economics, and Law

Gateway

Directory of institutions that produce economics and business working papers and reports, with links to full text when available.


Other Suggested Research Tools

Humanities and Social Sciences Index Retrospective

Index

Coverage: 1907-1984

Index of major journals in the humanities and social sciences.