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  • ABI/INFORM Dateline

    This database includes hard-to-find local and regional business publications, including McClatchey Tribune titles, with news about local companies, analysis, information on local markets and more. It also allows users to research employment opportunities, compile data on benefits and compensation, learn about corporate strategies and other topics from a local and regional perspective.

    Content: Full Text
    Coverage: 1985-present
    Vendor: ProQuest

    ABI/INFORM Dateline

  • ABI/INFORM Global

    Articles from nearly 3,000 worldwide business periodicals, including the Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Vendor: ProQuest

    ABI/INFORM Global

  • Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection

    This database contains essential publications for information about the financial services industry, including accounting, tax, banking, and industry trends.

    Content: Full Text
    Vendor: ProQuest

    Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection

  • Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database

    The Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database includes the renowned Aerospace Database and provides full-text titles from around the world including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more. For those researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Vendor: ProQuest

    Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database

  • Applied Science & Technology Source

    This database provides comprehensive coverage for a wide variety of applied science specialties from acoustics to aeronautics and neuronetworks to engineering.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Vendor: EBSCOhost

    Applied Science & Technology Source

  • Asian & European Business Collection

    This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines. Find information on companies, economies, markets, international trade, and overall business conditions and practices throughout these regions.

    Content: Full Text
    Vendor: ProQuest

    Asian & European Business Collection

  • Business Source Premier

    Features the full text for more than 2,200 journals. Full text is provided back to 1965, and searchable cited references back to 1998.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Coverage: 1965-present
    Vendor: EBSCOhost

    Business Source Premier

  • Career and Technical Education

    ProQuest Career and Technical Education is the definitive source for vocational information. Both students and instructors can access the database to research virtually any technical topic, including: Computing science, Healthcare, Building trades, Auto mechanics, Sales and retail, Accounting, Graphic design, Photography.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Vendor: ProQuest

    Career and Technical Education

  • Checkpoint - Username and password access

    Tax and financial research

    Access: Use this link if you have a personal username and password to the Checkpoint site.
    Vendor: Thomson Reuters

    Checkpoint - Username and password access

  • Checkpoint - General access

    Tax and financial research

    Vendor: Thomson Reuters

    Checkpoint - General access

  • Conference Board Research

    Over 1000 references on key business issues regarding corporate leadership, economy and business environment, and human capital.

    Conference Board Research

  • EconLit

    Produced by the American Economic Association. EconLit indexes and abstracts journal articles, essays, research papers, books, dissertations, book reviews, and working papers.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Coverage: 1969-present


  • eForensics Magazine

    eForensics Magazine provides access to over 100 ebooks covering Mobile, Network, Database and Computer Forensics.

    Access: Requires a user name and password, available from the online user name and password list (click on User Names and Passwords below, then enter your Ursa credentials) or from Michener Library personnel at (970) 351-2671.
    Username and Passwords

    eForensics Magazine

  • FT.com

    Online access to the Financial Times newspaper.

    Access: Requires a user name and password, available from the online user name and password list(click on User Names and Passwords, then enter your name and UNC ID number) or from from Michener Library personnel at (970) 351-2671.
    Content: Newspapers


  • IBISWorld

    IBISWorld has over 700 U.S. industry research reports. Reports are updated an average of 3 times a year and include information on industry performance, outlook, operating conditions, and supply chain linkages. UNC's subscription to IBISWorld only includes the US Industry Research Reports (the reports under the Industry Market Research tab). A preview is provided for other content, but the full reports are available for purchase only.


  • Legal Information Reference Center

    Providing exclusive online full text for many of the top consumer legal reference books, Legal Information Reference Center contains more than 225 full-text publications and thousands of legal forms.

    Content: Reference Resource
    Vendor: EBSCOhost

    Legal Information Reference Center

  • Legal Source

    Providing full-text coverage of the world's most respected scholarly law journals, this database is the authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Vendor: EBSCOhost

    Legal Source

  • Mintel Academic

    Mintel Reports for academics. Brands, companies, markets and consumers. Market Intelligence delivering all the data you need and telling you what it means.

    Vendor: Mintel

    Mintel Academic

  • Mintel Market Sizes

    Uncover new opportunities with your fast track to global market data. Market size, share and segmentation data.

    Vendor: Mintel

    Mintel Market Sizes

  • NBER Working Papers

    Economic Research disseminated by the National Bureau of Economic Research, a nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization.

    NBER Working Papers

  • New York Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

    Full Text of the New York Times, with index coverage from 1985-1993.

    Content: Newspapers
    Coverage: 1851-four years ago

    New York Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

  • Newspaper Source Plus

    Newspaper Source Plus includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 857,000 television and radio news transcripts.

    Content: Full Text
    Vendor: EBSCO

    Newspaper Source Plus

  • Oxford Handbooks Online

    Access to Oxford Handbook titles to which UNC has purchased online versions. UNC does not have access to all titles.

    Content: E-Books
    Vendor: Oxford

    Oxford Handbooks Online

  • Passport GMID

    Passport GMID offers integrated access to internationally comparable statistics, full-text market reports, insightful comment from expert industry and country analysts as well as thousands of sources of further information. 205 countries are researched, with extended coverage of 52.

    Access: Available only to UNC faculty, staff, and students; you must enter your name and Bear Number to use this product.

    Passport GMID

  • PrivCo

    PrivCo focuses its coverage on major private companies in the U.S. This database provides private company financials and revenues, private M&A deals and deal multiples, private firm valuations, venture capital fundings, private equity deals, private and family ownership breakdowns, bankruptcies, restructurings, and more.


  • Regional Business News

    A full text newswire database that incorporates business wires from all over the world.

    Vendor: EBSCOhost

    Regional Business News

  • Research Insight

    Research Insight is a powerful financial modeling tool.

    Access: Research Insight and the Excel add-in for Research Insight are only available on computers in Kepner. Students should be able to access the application from the Windows start menu.

    Research Insight

  • Research Library

    Covers scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers in a broad range of subjects.

    Content: Some Full Text
    Vendor: ProQuest

    Research Library

  • Richard K. Miller & Associates e-book collection

    Richard K. Miller & Associates (RKMA) publishes a wide range of market research handbooks that focus on various consumer-related markets. Each title include market forecasts, sector trends, and statistics.

    Content: E-Books

    Richard K. Miller & Associates e-book collection

  • SBRnet (Sports Market Analytics)

    The Sports Business Research Network combines market research from the National Sporting Goods Association; the U.S. Department of Commerce; various sports governing bodies; and full-text articles from magazines and newsletters. Subjects covered include sporting goods industry, sports sponsorship and marketing, broadcasting, facilities, broadcasting and new media.

    SBRnet (Sports Market Analytics)

  • SEC Accounting Rules

    Current Securities and Exchange Commission accounting rules and regulations for security transactions.

    Vendor: CCH

    SEC Accounting Rules

  • Simmons OneView

    The Simmons National Consumer Survey provides data on lifestyle demographics, purchasing behavior, and media consumption for consumers in the United States. The survey is a valuable resource for demographic information and market research.

    Username and Passwords

    Simmons OneView

  • SimplyAnalytics (formerly SimplyMap)

    SimplyAnalytics is a mapping application that lets users develop interactive thematic maps and reports using thousands of demographic, business, and marketing data variables. You must create a personal login in order to use SimplyAnalytics.

    Simultaneous Users: 5

    SimplyAnalytics (formerly SimplyMap)

  • Social Explorer

    Social Explorer provides easy-to-use tools for visual exploration of demographic information, from census and economic data to election and religion data, and more. With these interactive online tools, users can visually explore change over time and understand the patterns behind the raw numbers.

    Vendor: Oxford

    Social Explorer

  • SportBusiness International

    SportBusiness International is the longest-established and leading magazine covering the global industry of sport. Each month the magazine delivers exclusive features, data and analysis for the key areas of the business of sport including sponsorship, media, events and stadia. The online platform also includes blog posts and video content.

    SportBusiness International

  • SpringerLink

    Homepage for content published by Springer. UNC does not subscribe to all titles.

    Content: Full Text


  • Statista

    Statista is one of the first statistic portals in the world to integrate data on over 80,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, Statista provides direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets. Data can be downloaded and exported for academic use.


  • Ulrichsweb.com

    The online version of Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, providing detailed information about serial titles published throughout the world.