Research Tools

On this page, you will find links to specialized databases that support research, teaching and learning in Management. 

ABI/INFORM Global

Contains newspapers, magazines, and scholarly journals. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business...

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On/off campus via link

 

AngelList

Venture capital and startup data searchable by company, individual, location, market sector. Accessible salary data and valuation data.

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Freely available online

 

Archives Unbound

Topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students. Includes an...

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On/off campus via link

Bloomberg

The Bloomberg system is a leading information service for global financial markets. At least 250,000 terminals are used by investment...

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At The BRIDGE Lab only, via one of the Bloomberg Terminals. Note: During the University closure due to COVID-19, data downloads will be performed by staff at The BRIDGE. For student and faculty research and data needs, please email The BRIDGE and our team will send you the requested data within several business days.

Bloomberg Market Concepts

A free, self-paced e-learning course for students that provides the basics on both finance and Bloomberg.

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Students can register with their utoronto.ca email addresses here: Bloomberg for Education

Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier features full text and searchable cited references for top journals covering a variety of business disciplines.
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On/off campus via link

 

Capital IQ

Capital IQ is a research and data analysis tool used to retrieve information on public & private companies, including: financial statements, M...

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At The BRIDGE Lab only, via the Google Chrome icon "CIQ" on the computer desktop. Note: MAccFin students, please email The BRIDGE for more information.

 

CB Insights

Focusing on startup and disruptive technologies. Covers venture capital & angel investment activity, with a focus on the US. Data on deals,...

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On/off campus via link

 

CPA Canada Standards & Guidance

Includes the CPA Canada Guidance collection, federal income tax materials including the Income Tax Act and court cases, as well as Excise and GST/...

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On/off campus via link

 

CrunchBase

Detailed investment information on startup companies, executives, and investors in Canada and globally. Search the Business Graph to link them all...

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Available online. Some content is free and some is by subscription only.

 

Dataverse

Research data repository where you can store, share, publish and discover datasets.

Filter by Subject> Business and Management, or...

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EconLit: Economic Literature Index

Economic research citations and abstracts dating back to 1886 and across 74 countries. Publications include peer-reviewed journal articles,...

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On/off campus via link

EDGAR

US-listed company filings.

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Freely available online

 

EIU (The Economist Intelligence Unit) Reports

From the Economist Intelligence Unit, country reports are updated monthly and country profiles are updated annually. Coverage of almost 200...

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On/off campus via link; some information locked and unavailable.

 

eMarketer

eMarketer is a media and marketing data resource for digital marketing, social media, advertising, and e-commerce. It includes infographics,...

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On/off campus via link

 

Emerging Markets Information System

EMIS delivers news, company, industry, financial data and some market research direct from more than 80 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America,...

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On/off campus via link

 

Factiva

News and trends, licensed publications, influential websites, blogs, images and videos.
Special Instructions: For company...

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On/off campus via link

 

FactSet

FactSet is a research platform that consolidates all the analytics and data professionals need to monitor global markets, public and private...

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At The BRIDGE Lab or online with account request and approval.

 

Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan provides access to international market and technology research and analysis in 15 major sectors ranging from healthcare and...

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On/off campus via lnk

 

Gartner

Technology research and analytics, industry and product information.

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On/off campus via link

 

Global Financial Data

Global Financial Data is a collection of financial and economic data provided in ASCII or Excel format. Data includes: long-term historical...

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On/off campus via link; select "Sign Up Now" to create a free account.

IBIS World

Industry research and analysis for Canada, US, and the world. Search for a company name, industry, or industry code.

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On/off campus via link

 

Introduction to Data Analytics for Business

This course will expose you to the data analytics practices executed in the business world. We will explore such key areas as the analytical...

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Investext (Mergent)

(Previously Thomson ONE)

Provides forecasts and analysis based upon research reports from over 980 firms, and covering more than 30,000...

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On/off campus via link

JSTOR

Academic journal articles in Management, Organizational Behaviour, Finance, Economics, and many other areas.

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On/off campus via link

 

Key Business Ratios

Solvency, efficiency, profitability and other business ratios.

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On/off campus via link

 

LexisUni

Formerly Lexis Nexis. Public & private U.S., Canadian and international company profiles and industry reports, as well as...

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On/off campus via link

 

Market Research.com Academic

Online provider of qualitative industry trend analysis and quantitative research on market trends including data on market segmentation, size and...

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On/off campus via link

 

MaRS Market Intelligence

MaRS Market Intelligence provides services to student entrepreneurship programs in Ontario through the Campus Linked Accelerators and Student...

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On/off campus via link

 

Mergent

Financials for more than 25,000 companies with historical numbers back 15 years in some cases. Download EDGAR filings in Excel format and create...

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On/off campus via link

 

Mergent Archives

Includes several historical collections, Moody's Manuals (going back to 1920), Annual Reports Historical Collection (global coverage as far back...

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On/off campus via link

 

Microsoft Professional Program in Data Analysis

By learning the fundamentals of data analysis, including visualization, descriptive and inferential statistics, and using logic for querying data...

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Nikkei Telecom 21 Limited / 日経テレコン 21 Limited

Provides coverage of the Japanese business and financial community through current news reports from these Japanese language newspapers: Nihon...

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On/off campus via link

OECD iLibrary

Publications of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development including books, periodicals and statistics.

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On/off campus via link

 

Open Library: Textbooks

The eCampusOntario Open Library provides educators and learners with access to more than 250 free and openly-licensed educational resources. 

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Freely available online

Passport GMID

International coverage of more than 20 industries, with focus on consumer products and services. Reports updated annually. 

This...

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On/off campus via link

 

ProQuest

With more than 11,000 titles, ProQuest is an interdisciplinary journal and newspaper database that is international in scope. Includes Canadian...

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On/off campus via link

 

Risk.net

News and analysis on risk management, derivatives and regulation.

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Free online

 

SEDAR

Canadian-listed company filings.

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Freely available online

 

SimplyAnalytics

Create maps or business lists in Canada or the US. Includes demographic data. The mapping tool generates business lists and includes demographic...

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On/off campus via link

 

Statista

Over one million statistics and facts, plus market and consumer data. Statistical data on over 80,000 topics.

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On/off campus via link

 

Tableau Public

Tableau Public is a free service that lets anyone publish interactive data visualizations to the web. Visualizations that have been published to...

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The Globe and Mail

Available from May 2020 to August 2021, for Department of Management students only. Access:

  • All news articles, features, and...
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    The Department of Management students only: check your email for a personalized link. Use your @utoronto email account to register.

    Please do not share this link with anyone as it is unique to you. It is only valid for one user to set up a prepaid account and is only used once. It cannot be used simultaneously with others.

     

Vault Career Insider

Career guides and job descriptions, resume and interview preparation tips, etc.

 

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On/off campus via link; must register for a free account.