Databases





DATABASE TITLE FULL DESCRIPTION COVERAGE FULL TEXT
Factiva A global information resource, providing full-text access to top national and international newspapers (including full text of the Wall Street Journal), newswires, business journals, market research reports, analysts reports and web sites. Contains over 8000 publications with content from 118 countries in 22 languages. Updated daily. - partial
FAOSTAT This is a multilingual (English, French and Spanish) database currently containing over one million time-series records covering international statistics in areas including production, trade, land use, fertilizer and irrigation, fisheries and population. The time coverage of the data series sometimes varies, but is predominantly 40-50 years old. Data is downloadable. 1961 - present partial
FASB Financial Accounting Research System FARS is an electronic tool for accounting research available on the Libraries’ Windows Terminal Server. Contains six major infobases: Original Pronouncements (all AICPA and FASB pronouncements in chronological order); Current Text (the General Standards, Industry Standards and the Current Text sections); EITF abstracts (Emerging Issues Task Force Implementation Guides); Staff Implementation Guides; Derivative Instruments and Hedging Activities (relating to Statement 133); and Comprehensive Topical Index. - partial
Forrester Research In-depth market research on industries, especially the emerging technology trends and their impact on business. Reports are written by analysts and specialists. - yes
FRANCIS Indexes multilingual, multidisciplinary information published in over 4,200 journals from around the world. Subject descriptors are in both English and French. Abstracts are provided in 80% of the records. Also indexes books, book chapters, conference papers, French dissertations, and exhibition catalogs.##ACCESS ENDING February 28, 2015 1984-present -
Frost & Sullivan Direct access to Frost & Sullivan's business intelligence portfolio, providing practical industry insights and analysis with real-world statistics and research results. Provides the latest technology, company, econometric, demographic, and industry information. Industries covered include: Communication and IT, Transportation, Consumer Products, Healthcare, Environment and Energy, Aerospace and Defense, Electronics and Semiconductors, Chemicals, Materials and Food. - yes