UGBA 002: Top Five Business Databases

Top Five Business Databases

This is a (subjective and personal) list of the most commonly used databases among the hundreds available to Haas students.

This is only a tiny sample of what's avaialble to you.  Visit the Databases A-Z list to see what's available to you courtesy of your tution and fees!

  • Factiva
    Provides general and business news and information from more than 9,000 sources in 22 languages.
  • Business Source Complete
    Provides full-text for more than 7,400 scholarly business journals and other sources, including nearly 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications.
  • Global Financial Data (GFD)
    Contains long runs of historical data (over 6,000 series) on security markets and macroeconomic trends for over 150 countries.
  • Mergent Online
    Provides financial information on U.S.and international companies.


As its name implies, OneSource is a single-stop destination for various types of business information.  Look here for in-depth company profiles (including lots of information about executives), industry and market reports, SEC documents, and news.

OneSource is only available to Haas students, faculty, and staff using a personal log in.

Last Update: June 03, 2011 15:44