Databases are restricted to FSU students Faculty and staff only.
order to access resources from off-campus, patrons must identify
themselves as FSU affiliates by entering
name, University ID number and library PIN. Please follow the
instructions for OFF
CAMPUS ACCESS. Electronic databases are electronic indexes to
journals, newspaper articles, conference papers and much more. Full-text
databases are a good place to begin your research as you can print, save
or email complete articles. Other databases provide citations/abstracts. Below is an annotated list of the more popular electronic
databases which may be used to locate banking and finance resources.
Academic Search Premier
(Indexing: 1984+, full-text: 1990+).
Indexing and abstracts of scholarly journals covering the social sciences,
humanities, education and more.
459,037 articles from 780 leading
Business Source Premier
1984+, full-text: 1990+). Indexes business periodicals. Now with more full
Information about scholarly journals from the
perspective of the author "…the professor's guide to success"
Emerald Full-Text Journals
Contains over 35,000 articles from over 100
management journals, complete with full text archives back to 1994. Covers
the major management disciplines including strategy, leadership,
information management, communication, marketing, finance, and human
Global Development Finance (GDF)
The database covers external debt
stocks and flows, major economic aggregates, and key debt ratios as well
as average terms of new commitments, currency composition of long-term
debt, debt restructuring, and scheduled debt service projections.
Hoover’s Company Capsules
Provides basic information on more
than 13,500 public and private companies. This data includes addresses,
phone and fax numbers, names of key officers, sales and employment figures
and stock symbols.
International Monetary Fund
The IMF is an international
organization of 184 member countries. It was established to promote
international monetary cooperation, exchange stability, and orderly
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
Provides access to a wide range of
news, business, legal and reference information.
Mergent Online databases are the
electronic version of the Mergent/Moody's Manuals. They provide access to
global business and financial information for active and inactive
companies in over 80 countries.
A core group of reference and
research materials online in the form of full-text electronic information
Search up to a dozen Proquest
ReferenceUSA contains detailed
information about more than 12 million U.S. businesses; 102 million U.S.
residents; 683,000 U.S. health care providers; 1 million Canadian
businesses; and 11 million Canadian residents.
Value Line Research Center
The Value Line Research Center includes on-line
access to Value Line's leading publications covering stocks, mutual funds,
options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks.
Wall Street Journal
Indexing: 1984+, full-text: 1995+
Wall Street Journal Historical
The Wall Street Journal Historical
(1889-1985) offers full page and article images with searchable full text
back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions
providing access to every page from every available issue.
World Bank Group
Time series databases from the World
World Development Indicators (WDI)
Contains statistical data for over
550 development indicators and time series data from 1960-2000 for over
200 countries and 18 country groups. Data includes social, economic,
financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators.
World Scope Snapshots
(Current). Derived from corporate
annual and 10K reports, disclosure statements, newspapers, and wire
services. Includes description of the business, selected financials, key
ratios, and officers.