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ARL Statistics Online (Association of Research Libraries)

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU (on-campus use only)
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    This edition of the ARL Statistics describes the collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities for the 126 members of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) in fiscal year 2010-2011.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Bureau of Justice Statistics

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    US Department of Justice information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government. 

    Detailed subjects: 
    Criminal Justice

Business Monitor International

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Provides data, analysis, ratings, rankings, and forecasts for 175 countries and 22 industry sectors. Integrates country risk, analysis of financial markets, and industry research.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

CQ Electronic Library

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
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    Congressional Quarterly's portal for research in US government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs. Includes CQ's Politics in America, as well as other almanacs, data, and news publications.

D&B's Key Business Ratios (Dun and Bradstreet)

Maximum of 5 users at a time
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Calculate business ratios that identify key relationships between financial data. 14 key business ratios cover all critical areas of business performance, broken down into median figures, with upper and lower quartiles. Arranged by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Codes.

Digital National Security Archive

Subject: 
Government & Law
Access: 
Current NU Only
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     The Digital National Security Archive contains a comprehensive set of declassified government documents. The resource now includes 38 collections consisting of over 94,000 indexed documents, with more than 650,000 total pages. Each of these collections covers critical world events, countries, and U.S. policy decisions from post World War II through the 21st century. Glossaries, chronologies, bibliographies, overviews, and photographs are included.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

EDGAR

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Open Access
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    Annual reports (10K), proxy statements (DEF-14) and other sec filings.

EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit, Country Info)

Subject: 
Business & Management, Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Contains Country Reports, Country Finance, and Country Commerce.

Emerging Markets Information Service (EMIS)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    News as well as company and financial data from more than 80 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Also known as ISI Emerging Markets.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Facts & Comparisons Clinical eAnswers

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Facts & Comparisons® contains authoritative and comprehensive drug information with unbiased, reliable information.  In addition to descriptions, generic and commercial names, dosage, warnings, it includes a drug/disease indications database, dosage, body measurement, and general pharmacology calculators, patient handouts, and much more for the health professional, and pharmacy and pharmacology researcher. 

    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Medicine

Historical Statistics of the United States

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    A classic 2-volume reference work containing statistics about the United States has been updated and is now available online from Cambridge. Tables of statistics include information about population, slavery, the economy, and much more. Download in Excel or .csv. Sorting, graphs and plots available.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Economics, Government, History, Political Science

ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)

You must register for a myData account in order to access some reports.
Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    ICPSR is a non-profit membership-based data archive based at University of Michigan. ICPSR maintains and provides access to a vast archive of social science data for research and instruction.

International Historical Statistics

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    International Historical Statistics is an impressive and peerless collection of statistical data from around the world, covering a wide range of socio-economic topics. The collection includes data on the Americas and Europe, but also hard-to-find data on Africa, Asia and Oceania. It is a truly interdisciplinary product that will prove a valuable resource to those researching and studying Business, Economics, Environmental Studies, Geography, History, Politics, Sociology and Statistical Studies.

iPoll Databank

Subject: 
Business & Management, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Search polls with Roper iPoll.

     

Journal Citation Reports: JCR (ISI)

Subject: 
Science, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals. It is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences. Journal Citation Reports can show you the:

    • Most frequently cited journals in a field
    • Highest impact journals in a field
    • Largest journals in a field

    Covers 2001-2009.

MarketLine Advantage

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Provides company, industry, country and financial data for every major marketplace in the world.  Includes company SWOTs, company overviews, industry profiles, case studies, financial  deals, country analysis, news and a statistics database covering over half a million data points for 215 countries and 46 political and geographic groupings.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Mergent Online

Maximum of 5 users at a time.
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Access to detailed global company information, including business description, history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, long-term debt and capital stock. Financial statements are presented in "as-reported" form.
    If you are off-campus, click here. (Best used with Internet Explorer)

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Mergent Web Reports

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Mergent WebReports is an online database that allows you to access a vast archive of corporate and industry related documents. WebReports contains more than 180,000 documents covering over 100 countries and industries using an easy to navigate and reliable system.

    Includes Digital Corporate Manuals and the Digital Municipal & Government Manuals.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

NetAdvantage (Standard and Poor's)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Ready access to S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Mutual Fund Reports, Bond Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, and The Outlook.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Osiris

Access courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Financial information on 53,000 companies worldwide (42,000 are non-US companies).
    The information includes: standardized and "as reported" financials (including restated reports), SEC filings, detailed earnings estimates,recommendations, ownership, stock data, news and ratings.

    Windows and Internet Explorer recommended for this database.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Passport GMID (Euromonitor)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Passport GMID provides international marketing data, analysis, and information sources for countries, consumers, and industries.

    Recommended: Windows and Internet Explorer

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Pivot (COS)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Combines a comprehensive, editorially maintained database of grants and other funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion, along with a database of 3 million pre-populated scholar profiles. Users may search for funding opportunities and view matching faculty from inside or outside Northeastern University. Conversely, a search for scholars will link to matching funding opportunities based on their research profiles. You may register to receive alerts whenever new matching opportunities are posted that match certain criteria. Pivot replaces three previous COS (Community of Scholars) databases: Expertise, Funding Opportunities, and Scholar Universe.

RIA Checkpoint Tax

Access courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    US federal, state and local tax law information including cases, codes, and regulations as well as news updates. 

    If you are experiencing difficulties on-campus, try this alternative link.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Roper Center iPoll Databank

Subject: 
Business & Management, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Search polls with Roper iPoll.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Criminal Justice, Government, History, International Affairs, Political Science

SBRnet (Sport Business Research Network)

Subject: 
Business & Management, Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Includes sports business resources such as market research, government statistics, news, international publications, research, and directories. Offers detailed data on sport participation, fan profiles, sports facilities, sport finance, sporting goods, sponsorship, marketing, and media.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Sports

SimplyMap

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health, Business & Management, Government & Law, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
Maximum number of users at a time: 
5
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    A mapping application that enables users to develop interactive thematic maps and reports using thousands of demographic, business, health, crime, and marketing data variables including Mediamark and Simmons Consumer Data. Data from the year 2000.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Government, Health Sciences, Political Science

SRDS (Standard Rate and Data Service)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
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    A searchable database of media rates and information; the largest and most comprehensive in the world, with more than 100,000 U.S. and international media properties, circulations, advertising rates. Includes Local Market Audience Analyst (available with Internet Explorer in Windows only).

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

TRAIL: Technical Report Archive and Image Library

Subject: 
Engineering, Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    A large collection of U.S. Federal Technical Reports issued prior to 1975, including historical government documents from the U.S. National Bureau of Standards, the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, the U.S. Bureau of Mines, and more. Technical reports communicate research progress in technology and science, and often contain plans, surveys, or data that was the most up-to-date at the time. Provided through our Center for Research Libraries membership.

Value Line

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    This company and industry research service includes the flagship ValueLine Investment Survey (Standard and Expanded), plus Mutual Fund Survey, Daily Options Survey, Special Situations Service, and Convertible Survey.

     

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

World Development Indicators

Subject: 
Business & Management, Government & Law
Access: 
Free Web Resource
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    Access to more than 700 development indicators, with time series for 208 countries and 18 country groups from 1960 to 2006. WDI offers chart and data export formats. Indicators include statistics on national and per capita income, trade, health, environment, and other measures of development.

     

    The World Bank: The World Bank authorizes the use of this material subject to the terms and conditions on its website, http://www.worldbank.org/terms.

     

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics, Government, International Affairs

WRDS: Wharton Research Data Services

Provided courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Wharton Research Data Services, or WRDS, is a web-based data management system from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania that allows faculty and students to retrieve information from a wide variety of financial, economic, and marketing data sources.

    WRDS is best known for its holdings of historical financial data from CRSP and COMPUSTAT. This data covers over 30,000 companies and includes security prices and trading volume, income and balance sheet items. We provide access to IBES' analyst projections for earnings and sales. WRDS also contains stock market indices, bond prices and interest rates, mutual fund and stock ownership information, options data, and a wide array of macroeconomic time series. International data, marketing and industry reports, and web usage data are also available on WRDS.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business