The Library currently has trial subscriptions to three premium U.S. and international business databases:
Euromonitor International Passport
Global market research database providing insight on industries, economies, and consumers worldwide. Clients gain an unbiased view of industry sectors, countries, and companies. Euromonitor reports are written by local analysts from around the world and capitalize on their knowledge of the local market, language fluency, and access to the best research sources. Trial ends on Nov. 17, 2016. Click here for a quick YouTube tutorial on Euromonitor International
IBISWorld Global Industry Research Reports
IBISWorld U.S. Industry Reports are one the Library’s most popular business databases. The global economy presents its own set of opportunities and threats for businesses in a range of industries. IBISWorld’s 75 global industry reports offer the same clear and up-to-date forecasts and analysis as their U.S. reports, but focus on industry performance in key regions like Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and more. Trial ends on Nov. 30, 2016. Click here for a quick YouTube tutorial on IBISWorld Industry Reports.
IBISWorld Procurement Reports
IBIS World Procurement Reports concentrate on specific products rather than an industry view. Reports include executive summary, pricing environment product characteristics, supply chain & vendors, purchasing process, negotiation questions, and buyer power score. Trial ends on Nov. 10, 2016.
The Library strives to provide the highest quality databases possible in each discipline. Student and faculty comments are an important part of how we accomplish this. If you feel any of the above resources would or would not be useful to your research, please let us know by filling out this short evaluation form.
The Library has just acquired a subscription to IBISWorld, the leading source for industry analysis.
IBISWorld reports provide the most detailed performance data and analysis on the market. Reports feature supply chain information, forecasts, risk scores, operating strengths and weaknesses, analysis of external drivers, major player market strategies, and industry profit and cost benchmarks.
IBISWorld features an exceptionally intuitive interface and high-impact reports. All tables, charts and graphs can be downloaded into assignments and projects. Reports are updated every four months, and new reports are added weekly.
IBISWorld is an essential tool for entrepreneurs, business students, as well as job applicants preparing for interviews. Knowing about a hiring firm, its competitors, and the industry in which it operates, will definitely give you a leg up on the competition!
To log in to IBISWorld, click here. For more information about this or other business databases, please contact Harold Henkel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Library currently has trial subscriptions to six databases:
- IBISWorld (expires on November 3, 2012)
The United States’ most comprehensive collection of Industry Market Research and Industry Risk Ratings. IBISWorld’s industry analyses help you to understand market conditions and forecasts, supply chains, competition and risk within an industry. On-campus users log in via the above link; off-campus users request a password from email@example.com.
- Passport GMID (expires on October 31, 2012)
Euromonitor International’s award-winning global market information database contains comprehensive data and reports across industries, countries, and consumers. Euromonitor International is the world leader in strategy research for consumer markets.
- PrivCo (expires on October 31, 2012)
Business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies.
- CQ Press Almanac (expires on Novenber 1, 2012)
Coverage and analysis of U.S. congressional legislation from. In-depth analysis of the path legislation takes through Congress, including how bills are changed, derailed, or ultimately passed during an annual session of Congress.
Religion & Divinity
Social Sciences (Business & Management, Counseling, Criminal Justice, Education, Media & Communications, Politics and International Relations, Psychology)
Sage: Knowledge (expires on November 8, 2012)
- Digital Library in the Social Sciences from Sage. With more than 2,500 titles, it includes an expansive range of SAGE e-book and e-reference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.
The Library strives to spend its electronic resources budget on databases that best support the research of Regent students, staff, and faculty. Your input during trials helps us decide whether or not to subscribe to a new database. Please share your opinions on these resources by completing our short evaluation form.
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