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Quick Database Links
ABI/INFORM Complete This link opens in a new window
This database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data.
Business Source Complete This link opens in a new window
Magazines, newspapers, trade publications, and scholarly journals, book chapters, company and industry profiles; extensive full text.
IBISWorld This link opens in a new window
UMW's best database for industry research.
Up-to-date reports on over 700 industries in the United States.
Search by company, industry, or 5-digit NAICS code.
Mergent Online This link opens in a new window
Searchable database of over 35,000 public companies (active and inactive) worldwide. It also contains the D&B 20M private company database. Find company information, financial statements, annual reports, EDGAR filings, stock prices, and more. Users can compare and export company details and financial data to Excel.
Simpson Library Catalog Search
FASB Codification - Access through UMW College of Business
FASB Codification - Academic Access
Academic access to FASB Codification is now available online through the College of Business; click on "Academic Accounting Access" in order to log in. Log-in information restricted to accounting students and faculty.
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