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Academic Search Premier

Provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF back files from 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals and all journals can be Search/Browse through A-Z Journal link

  • Campus wide Access

ACE Equity (Standalone)

ACE Equity database covers all companies listed in Indian stock exchanges. Data includes financial and non-financial information of companies and sectors. It covers company, sector, mutual funds, macro economy and digital library. The database provides financial and general information on each companies - balance sheet, P & L account with schedules and sub schedules, segment-wise finance, cash flow, forex data, a gamut of ratios, quarterly, half yearly and annual results with currency conversion facility, share price data, shareholding information, complete information of the derivative market, sectorial indices movements, array of high quality news, and bulletin of corporate events. It's included excel add-on for auto upgrade of company information. Please contact library to install offline database. Historical coverage: Last 15 to 20 years.

  • Standalone - installation is required - download the user guide and follow the step

ACE Knowledge & Research Portal (Online)

ACE Equity database covers all companies listed in Indian stock exchanges. Data includes financial and non-financial information of companies and sectors. It covers company, sector, mutual funds, macro economy and digital library. The database provides financial and general information on each companies - balance sheet, P & L account with schedules and sub schedules, segment-wise finance, cash flow, forex data, a gamut of ratios, quarterly, half yearly and annual results with currency conversion facility, share price data, shareholding information, complete information of the derivative market, sectorial indices movements, array of high quality news, and bulletin of corporate events. It's included excel add-on for auto upgrade of company information. Please contact library to install offline database. Historical coverage: Last 5 to 7 years.

  • Campus wide Access

ACE Mutual Fund (Standalone)

ACE Mutual Funds Database is mainly used by distributors and for research. The database has the feasibility to generate reports, which is useful for both. It covers all schemes of AMCs and they are properly classified as well as categorized. Basic Details and essential information of all schemes is properly culled from the offer documents and is properly altered whenever there is a change made by the Fund house. All portfolio details whether Company, Asset, Industry, Rating and Maturity Profile, coverage of NAV and dividend details.

  • Standalone - installation is required - download the user guide and follow the step

ACM Digital Library

ACM Digital Library provides access to 53 peer-reviewed scholarly journals; 8 technical magazines including Communications of the ACM (ACMs flagship magazine), ACM's complete collection of conference proceedings containing over 2,500 volumes of scholarly materials; and 37 technical newsletters sponsored by ACM's technical Special Interest Groups (SIGs).

  • Campus wide Access

Administrative boundary database

A dataset on the administrative boundary for the country up to taluka level with HQ (2015).

  • Restricted Access (in Library)

AGM/EGM & Postal Ballot Resolutions

AGM/EGM & Postal Ballot Resolutions provides company-wise and resolution-wise details of resolutions passed or proposed to be passed in AGM/EGMs, through postal ballots, and in Court/NCLT Convened Meetings along with the voting result of each such resolution, for all listed companies

  • Campus wide Access

AIR (All India Reporter) (Standalone)

- AIR Criminal Law Journal (1950-June 2020)
- AIR High Court (1935-June 2020)
- AIR Supreme Court Weekly (1950-June 2020)
- AIR Privy Council (1900-1950)
Provides access to Indian cases and judgments of the particular area and jurisdiction. The database contains supreme court, high court and criminal law cases and judgments.

  • Restricted Access (in Library) 3 concurrent user license

Annual Review

It is a collection of Complete Science and Economics, the library subscribes 50 journals. Annual Review articles hold a unique place in the scholarly communication ecosystem because they transfer expert knowledge synthesized from the exponentially expanding corpus of scientific literature to scholars and society.

  • Campus wide Access

ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers)

ASCE provide the full-text journal articles from 35 e-Journals that covered topics like Infrastructure management and security, Structural engineering, Transportation engineering, History and heritage, Tunnels and underground construction, Urban planning and development, etc.

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ASI Unit level data (1974-2016)

Annual Survey of Industries (ASI) covers the units registered under the factories Act. Though these units are manufacturing units there are also a few non-manufacturing industries covered. It generates data on input, output, employment, wage bill, capital formation etc., on an annual basis.

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Audit+Compliance module of Audit Analytics provides detailed audit information on over 2,500 auditors and 60,000 publicly registered companies of the US, Canada, and Europe. It tracks customer and competitor activities and trends related to audit, regulatory and disclosure issues. It addresses core informational demands for a variety of research needs, including market intelligence, due diligence, benchmarking, compliance monitoring, and trend analysis. The Audit + Compliance module includes the following databases:

  • Audit Fees: Audit fee data on public companies since 2000.
  • Audit Opinions: Tracks all auditor reports on financial statements disclosed since 2000.
  • Auditor Changes: Tracking auditor changes made by public companies since 2000.
  • Auditor Engagements: Updated daily, tracks external auditors and their tenure for every US public company.
  • Benefit Plan Opinions: Tracks all auditor reports found in 11-K filings.
  • Director & Officer Changes: Updated daily, monitors all director and officer changes.
  • Disclosure Controls: Covers all SEC registrants that have disclosed its management’s assessment of disclosure controls since September 2002.
  • Internal Controls: Covers all SEC registrants who have disclosed their assessments of internal controls over financial reporting.
  • Late Filers: Tracks all late filing notifications since 2000.
  • Financial Restatements: Tracks all financial restatements disclosed since 2000. -All accounting and accounting-related issues are categorized for each restatement.


Auditors database provides detail on Auditors of all listed Indian companies along with appointments/ cessations updated on a daily basis and remuneration paid to Auditors (with a detailed break-up of Audit Fee, Fee for other services, and Reimbursements, etc.).

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Avoiding Plagiarism (Online Course)

This engaging course will teach you key skills, such as how to correctly cite the reference and paraphrase other people's work, and will better equip you to avoid intentionally or unintentionally plagiarizing.


Bloomberg is the premier source for global business and financial information, and a leading provider to businesses, education and government in India.

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Board Meeting Resolutions

Board Meeting Resolutions database provides details of resolutions/purposes discussed and approved in board meetings, for all listed companies. Using this database, you can view and analyze, the notification/agenda of board meetings as well as the final outcome.

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Business Expert Press eBooks (2009-2018)

There are 767 full-text ebooks covering specific areas of business, including supply and operations management, international business, entrepreneurship, finance, accounting, leadership, public relations, consumer behaviour, marketing, and strategy. Written and edited by professors and academic thought leaders, the titles are specifically designed for studies in advanced business and management. (Coverage 2009-2018)

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Business Source Ultimate

Business Source Ultimate provides full-text academic journals with articles covering all disciplines of business, including Accounting, Finance, Banking, Management Information Systems, Production and Operations Management, Economics, etc. The database includes more than 5072 full-text journals & magazines with 2657 are peer-reviewed titles and all journals and magazine can be Search/Browse through A-Z Journal link

  • Campus wide Access

Business Standard Newspaper (1997 onwards)

For the issues of Business Standard from 1997 till current, they are available on BS platform.

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Cambridge University Press

It is a collection of Business History. Library subscribes 27 journals related to Business Ethics, Society and History, Environment & Development Economics, Labor & Law, Management & Organization, Public Policy, Political Science and Financial History.

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Capitaline AWS

Capitaline is an online database giving financial and other information on more than 55,800+ companies, which includes listed as well as unlisted companies. It provides extensive and accurate data on companies, which runs into over 1500 data fields. The companies are grouped under all major industries from various sectors. A Balance Sheet or P&L can be read with complete schedules or breakups along with different useful tools like; common size, simple growth, CAGR growth, etc. The data format has been created and standardized by keeping in mind the accepted norms & practices. Capitaline provides analyst meet reports AGM reports for more than 200 companies every quarter in text format along with coverage of all corporate announcement on daily basis. IPO data are covered extensively, which include; Issues, Prospectus, Allotment & New Listing. Live News: Market Commentary, Hot Pursuit & Corporate News. Historical coverage: Last 15 to 20 years.

CDP Global Dataset

The 2014 CDP public datasets include all responses of global companies who have responded to CDP. The data is available in excel spreadsheets for each year of the data.

  • The climate change data has responses from 2003
  • The supply chain data is from 2010
  • The water data is from 2010
  • Forests data is from 2013

CEIC database

CEIC includes World Trend database, Global database and Premium databases which covers content from Brazil, Russia, India, Indonesia, and China. The Global database contains over 2.5 million time series covering 208 countries from the United States and China to Vietnam, Bulgaria, Chile, and Kenya. It offers a quick country reference on key indicators such as GDP, GNP, FDI, and CPI, as well as detailed information on 18 macroeconomic and 14 industrial sectors. Brazil database covers 13 macroeconomic and 13 industry growth sectors with unmatched coverage of the energy, biofuel, and automobile sectors. Regional data are also available for Brazil's 5 regions, all 27 states, and 6,000 municipalities Russia database offers time-series macroeconomic and industrial data on Russia. For each of the data segments, analyses are available on the national, regional, and city level.

Census of India (1991, 2001 & 2011)

The Indian census is the source of information on demography (population characteristics), economic activity, literacy and education, housing & household amenities, urbanization, fertility and mortality, scheduled castes and scheduled tribes, language, religion, migration, disability and many other socio-economic and demographic data. It's the source of primary data of village, town and ward level. It provides valuable information for planning and formulation policies for central and the state governments.

  • Restricted Access (in Library) | CDs Avaliable at Library | CDs List


CLOCKSS (Controlled LOCKSS) is a not-for-profit joint venture between the world's leading academic publishers and research libraries whose mission is to build a sustainable, geographically distributed dark archive with which to ensure the long-term survival of Web-based scholarly publications for the benefit of the greater global research community.

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Provides information and insights on the new capacities coming up in India in the near or medium-term future. The database will help financial markets look for funding opportunities, construction companies and capital goods providers for business opportunities, policy makers for possible new employment potential or infrastructure gaps, analysts for future industry structure and competition.

CMIE CapEx dx

Provides information and insights on the new capacities coming up in India in the near or medium-term future. The database will help financial markets look for funding opportunities, construction companies and capital goods providers for business opportunities, policy makers for possible new employment potential or infrastructure gaps, analysts for future industry structure and competition. Online, projects since 1995. Over 43,000 projects have been tracked.

CMIE Commodities

Provides real-time spot and futures prices, market intelligence, historical fundamental data and forecasts for agricultural crops. Commodities deliver data on prices for 200 varieties of 70 commodities from 150 markets. It also contains statistics on area, production and yield up to the district-level.

CMIE Consumer Pyramids dx

Provides data on households survey of India, Consumer Pyramids includes the following databases:

People of India dx: This database provides information on the members of the household. It includes identity indicators of the members, their education level, occupation, self-reported health status and financial inclusion. It also includes the employment/unemployment status and associated labour market indicators. The employment/unemployment database has been expanded substantially. The People of India database is now offered in only the waves frequency. This reflects the manner in which the data is collected. It is collected once every wave for each member of the sample households. It reflects the position of members of households as of the date of the survey.

Aspirational India dx: This database provides information on the assets owned by the household, assets they intend to buy in the near future and assets that they bought in the recent past. It also includes status on whether the household has saved in specific financial instruments or whether it intends to save in them and, whether the household has borrowed and if so, from which sources and for what purpose. Besides, now the consumer sentiments responses are also provided in this database. This database is now offered in only the wave frequency. This reflects the manner in which the data is collected. It is collected once every wave for each of the sample households.

Income Pyramids dx: This service was earlier available as "Composition of Incomes". A truncated version was also available in "Household Income & Expenses". "Composition of Incomes" is now renamed to "Income Pyramids". Income information of a household continues to be presented in two files. One presents the income earned by a household from all sources including that which can be attributed to specific members and separately, that which cannot be attributed to specific individual members. The second file presents member wise income.

This information is only provided in monthly frequency. Monthly income of all months since January 2014 of all responding households and members is released in this service. The Waves presentation of this information has been discontinued. Income data for a month is released four months after the end of the month.

Consumption Pyramids dx: This service presents data in two files. One file provides the monthly time-series of expenditure on over a hundred individual expense items. Monthly expenses of all months since January 2014 of all responding households are made available in this service. Expenses data for a month is released four months after the end of the month. The second file contains the weekly expense incurred by households on select fast-moving expense items. This is new in the CP-DX offering. This is an observation made once for each household during a Wave. So, it contains the expenses made by the households on the select expense items during the seven days preceding the day of the survey.

CMIE Economic Outlook

Provides forecasts on growth, inflation, fiscal balance, balance of payments, corporate earnings and a host of sectorial indicators. The database has a huge depository of historical time series data which continuously updated.

CMIE First Source

CMIE First Source is a query-able database of all companies registered in India. It has information on over 1.9 million companies, 2.8 million signatories (directors), 1.1 million charges on assets, 0.5 million annual reports, etc.

CMIE Industry Outlook

Its covers around hundred industries. It presents detailed data on; demand and supply, prices, financial performance and investments, etc. of the industries. This includes forecasts and descriptive analysis of the current trends.


"Prowess Application for Credit Evaluation (PACE)" is a database application that enables evaluation of corporate credit proposals of banks and NBFCs. The principal source of this database is Annual Reports of individual companies and it covers approx. 51,262 listed and unlisted companies that are updated continuously with 10-years historical data. It provides a set of analytical ratios built over a standardized database which is a pre-requisite for evaluation of credit proposals in banks. It also provides financial data and analytical ratios as well as peer comparison and industry benchmark comparison tables on a multidimensional level.

CMIE Prowess dx

Prowess dx is a delivery of the Prowess database that is specially designed for academia.

  1. Quick and easy downloading of the data in simple text format.
  2. 51,262 companies covered, including listed companies, unlisted public companies and private companies. All companies listed on the National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Stock Exchange are covered.
  3. Time-series data since 1990. Annual Reports of companies and data available from India's two largest stock exchanges are the principal sources of this database.
  4. Includes the profit and loss statement, balance sheet and ratios based on these. There are 3,500 data fields in Prowess dx.
  5. In the case of listed companies, cash flow statement, quarterly financial statements, share prices, corporate action and daily total returns are included. Financial statements based on consolidated and standalone basis are available.
  6. Financial statements are standardized. The database does not suffer from any deliberate survival bias. The database is updated continuously.

CMIE ProwessIQ

CMIE Prowess IQ (Interactive Querying) provides the financial performance of Indian companies, its covers 51,262 companies financial data. It is internet-based application for querying CMIE's database on performances of listed and unlisted companies. It is simple and easy to use with virtually no installation and updation hassles. ProwessIQ provides charting tools and well-formatted reports on performances of companies. The reports provide financial information including analytical ratios and benchmark comparisons. Downloads of source documents such as annual reports, interim results, ratings rationales are part of the service.

CMIE States of India

Provides comprehensive compilation of state level statistics. Statistics are sourced from official documents of state government. The database includes socio economic indicator of all the states.

CMIE Trade dx

India exports and imports about 10,000 commodities to and from nearly 200 countries/regions. The database provides monthly statistics on this trade. It includes quantity, value and unit value in respect of each products exported or imported. The monthly time-series is available for up to ten years. Annual series is available for about 15 years.

Compustat Executive Compensation (Execucomp)

Compustat Executive Compensation data (ExecuComp) provides annual compensation data on top five executive officers within North American company from 1992 to 2009. It contains more than 38,000 executives and their compensation data on the top officers of over 3300 companies with more than 220 data items. The top 5 executive officers’ data within the company is available from 1992 to 2009 and from 2010 on wards the total number of executives’ data has been available for all the 3300 companies. Features: (1) Executive compensation data, such as names of executives, titles, age, gender, compensation (salary, bonuses, stock options, and shares owned), most recently held title, when an executive became the CEO or left the position. (2) Director compensation data, such as annual options received, annual shares received, annual retainer, cash fees, stock awards, and pension compensation. (3) Company financial data, such as key income statement and balance sheet data, market value and share price data. (4) Company descriptor data, such as an address, SIC, CUSIP number, ticker, stock exchange, and industry/index membership. (5) Deferred compensation plan information, including contribution information and individual plan, balance Long-term incentive awards data and other plan-based awards data, such as shares awarded, the value of shares and payout terms, options exercise price, the grant date fair value of the stock/option award and the potential cash payout under cash-based incentive plans. (6) Outstanding option and restricted stock awards data. (7) Executive pension plans, including the credited years of service and the plan value. (8) Stock option grants data, such as stock option value, exercise price, market price, and expiration date.

Compustat North America

Provides fundamental and market data for active and inactive companies that trade on a U.S. or Canadian Exchange. Annual, quarterly and monthly data is from 1979 forward and last 11 years of daily market data.

Coronavirus Research Database

This database curates openly available content related to coronaviruses. It includes thousands of open-access articles from the world’s leading publishers as well as current research from pre-print repositories such as arXiv and will continue to grow and evolve as more is learned about the pandemic.

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Corporate Social Responsibility

The CSR database provides information of CSR activity of indian listed companies. The data includes Financial Year, Average Net Profit of last three Financial Years, Prescribed CSR Expenditure, Sector in which the CSR Activity is covered and State in which the Expenditure is done. It also provides CSR Board Committee details and the reasons for unspent amounts. Additionaly, Its provide CSR report extracted from the annual report of the particular company.

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CounterPoint Mobile Handset Data (India & Bangladesh)

CounterPoint datasets - Monthly model sales tracker database for smartphone (India from January 2017 to May 2018 & Bangladesh from January 2016 to March 2018)

  • Restricted Access (in Library)

CRISIL Research

Provides a detailed and comprehensive analysis of the current trends and the long-term performance outlook on 70 industries in India. It includes the evolution of an industry, the regulatory environment, cost structures, nature and extent of competition, global trends along with statistical information on capacities, production, imports-exports, domestic and international prices, and consumption patterns.

CRSP Mutual Funds

The CRSP [Survivor-Bias-Free U.S.] Mutual Funds Database includes a history of each mutual fund's name, investment style, fee structure, holdings, and asset allocation. Also, included are monthly total returns, monthly total net assets, monthly/daily net asset values, and dividends. Additionally, schedules of the rear and front load fees, asset class codes, and management company contact information are provided. All data items are for publicly traded, open-end mutual funds and begin at varying times, between 1962-present, depending on availability. The database is updated quarterly and distributed with a monthly lag.

CRSP Stock/Security

Contains security-level historical pricing, returns, and volume data on more than 20,000 stocks (inactive and active companies) from the NYSE, AMEX, and NASDAQ markets. Monthly data goes back to 1925. Also includes U.S. market indices, treasuries, and mutual funds, and a merged information.

Daily Rainfall Data (1975 - 2006 & 2012)

This Dataset contains about Ahmedabad Station's Daily Rainfall Data for the years 1975-2006 and 2012.

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Daily Surface Data (2004 - 2011)

It includes data on temperature, humidity, wind speed and visibility for 10 cities in India in different climatic zones. Its analyses various parameters including; temperature, rainfall, evaporation, duration of sunshine in hours, force of wind and squall data from the year 2004 to 2011.

  • Restricted Access (in Library) CD002191

Datastream (Incorporating WorldScope)

Historical, global coverage of equities, stock markets, commodities, futures, currencies, options, bond markets, company financials, and economic data. The database is updated daily, and historical equity information goes back as far as 1973, though coverage varies across countries and types of content. Sources include national governments, OECD, EIU, IMF, World scope, and Morgan Stanley Capital (MSCI).

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Derwent Innovation

Derwent Innovation is a comprehensive database built by IP experts and data scientists. DI provides patent research and analytics platform delivering access to globally trusted patents. It's enhanced content, proprietary search and data intelligence technology help the global community includes 40,000+ innovators, researchers and legal professionals.

  • Campus wide Access | (Two User Licenses - Contact Library Staff for login details)

DGCIS monthly time series data (January 2002 to August 2017)

The data includes the quantity and value of various pulses imported from different countries via major ports of India. The pulses covered are peas, chickpeas, pigeon peas, beans, kidney beans, cowpeas, lentils and some other varieties. The data includes the quantity (in kgs) and value (in US $) of these commodities over different months from 2002 till 2017.

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The database provides information on industry, company, IPO, mutual fund, commodity market, etc. it is also a vast source for company annual reports.

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District GDP of India (2001-2002 to 2015-2016)

The District GDP is the database on the Indian economy, contains information on the performance of the economy at the district level. More importantly, it provides sector wise estimates of GDP for each of the districts of India (as per Census 2011).

It provides; Aggregate GDP, Primary sector (agriculture, mining, fishing, forestry, livestock), Secondary sector (construction, electricity, gas & water supply, manufacturing), Tertiary sector (transport, storage & communication, trade, hotel & restaurant, public administration, banking & insurance, others) - Overall 3 major sectors and all sub-sectors of the economy. Per worker and per capita GDP & sectoral share across all sectors (at current prices) from 2001-02 t0 2015-16. GDP forecast for the above mentioned sectors till 2017-18. GDP of IT- manufacturing and IT- services (at current and constant prices) & per worker GDP IT-manufacturing and IT-services (at current prices) for 2001-02 to 2015-16.

  • Restricted Access (CyberLab PC-8 in the Library )

District GVA of India (2011-12 to 2019-20)

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District Metrics

District Metrics (DM) helps you to unravel the potential household consumers in India at a disaggregated level. The service brings you, in a single platform, demographics, purchasing power or income and economic activity for - districts & towns enabling you to locate the markets of your choice. The reliable data and robust estimates in DM are powered with querying tools, supported by dynamic map-views that enable marketers identify and locate market geographies and households that can be prioritised. It also provides a unique feature in the interactive maps that facilitates the users to juxtapose their own internal datasets like sales, distributors etc along with the DM data on the map.

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District Wise Monthly Rainfall Data (1901-2010)

This Dataset contains data about Indian District's Monthly Rainfall Data for the years 1901-2010.

  • Restricted Access (CD002444, in the Library)

DSI Data Service & Information

Includes statistical data on different countries on different socio economic indicators which are sourced from about 100 autonomous statistical databases, some most important sources are UNIDO, IMF, OECD and Eurostat.

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EBSCO American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933 - 1955

The database will provide Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities, 1933-1955.

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EBSCO eBooks collection

The Library has subscribed 59 titles on the topics like Medical, Finance, Production & Operations Management, Political Science, Globalization, Political Economy, Banking, Ethnic Studies, Business Economics, Social Science, History, Gender Studies, Probability & Statistic, Industrial & Organizational Psychology, etc.

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EBSCO Newswires

EBSCO's Newswires provides near real-time access to top worldwide. It covers AP Financial News, AP Top News, AP WorldStream, AP U.S. Politics & overnment, AP 50 State Reports, UPI Security Industry, UPI Emerging Threats, UPI Business, UPI Entertainment, UPI Sports, UPI Top News, Arabia 2000, and more. The index to the full text content in EBSCO Newswires is held for a rolling 30-day archive by EBSCO.

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EBSCO Regional Business News

EBSCO Regional Business News database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

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EBSCO Research Starters - Business

EBSCO Research Starters - Business provides business students with a solid foundation for their research and assignments. Topic summaries help students grasp the broad outlines of a subject, understand real-world applications, critically engage with the topics and locate sources for advanced scholarly research.

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Economic and Political Weekly

It publishes an analysis of contemporary affairs and academic papers in the social sciences. The focus of the EPW is economic issues, but it also covered sociology, political science, history, gender, and environment studies.

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Emerald eBooks

Library has acquired selected 17 titles on the following topics; Accounting, Business and economics, Business education, Corporate governance, Entrepreneurship, Health care, Industry and Labor, Marketing, CSR, etc.

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Emerald eCases

Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies (EEMCS) is an online platform of case studies covering a variety of business-related subjects. These case studies offer practical insights into “real world” situations giving students/researchers a chance to discuss the business problems and enhance their critical thinking. The studies are peer-reviewed and focus on business decision making and management development throughout global emerging markets. Subject covered includes Accounting, Advertising, Economics, Finance, Human Resource Management, Supply Chain Management, etc. Total 1878 cases include Emerald Emerging Market Case studies 784, The Case Journal 281, Darden School of Business 359, Kelloggs School of Management 413, CSCMP (Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Cases), 24, Fudan Business School 17.
Click here to view case title list.

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Emerald Insight

It has access to 312 full-text journals with back issue access containing more than 100,000 articles. Emerald back files contain more than 120 journals from vol. 1 up to year 1994.

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EMIS (Professional)

EMIS provides financial, company, industry, and macroeconomic information, daily news from emerging market countries. It focuses on news, data, intelligence, and company & industry information for emerging markets around the world. Includes proprietary M&A information, peer analysis, credit analytics, benchmark indicators, and trend comparisons.

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Encyclopaedia Britannica

It has a complete coverage of print addition; in addition to that it has vast coverage of topics in much more detail. It includes Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Thesaurus, Dictionary of Quotations, access to World Data Analyst Online, and Britannica Internet Guide, news headlines from BBC and NY Times, etc.

  • Campus wide Access (Simultaneous use limit 5 users)

EPWRF India Time Series

Provides time series data on financial markets, banking statistics, domestic product of states of India, price indices, agricultural statistics, power sector, industrial production, etc. It also includes economic and market reviews and research notes on Indian macro economy and financial markets.

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ET Prime

ETPrime is business storytelling platform that provides business stories for its readers and delivers them straight into their inbox daily. It provides specialized information on technology, media, telecom, pharmaceuticals, automobiles, finance, economic trends, and even climate change, etc. Users can read ETPrime on the desktop and mobile websites, ET Android and iOS apps.

Euromonitor Passport

Offers integrated access to internationally comparable statistics, full-text market reports, and country analysts as well as thousands of sources of further information. The database provides key business intelligence on countries, companies, markets and consumers. It covers over 350 markets and 207 countries.

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Expert Insights Article

Expert Insights are short articles designed to provide readers with a professional "tune-up" no matter what your research or job might be. Whether users need to learn how to use social media, deliver better presentations, improve your skills in managing your time, your risk, manage and lead the projects you've been assigned, the instruction and guidance you need to be found in expert insights series. These short articles will be of interest to users who are seeking to enhance specific skills as they prepare to receive their degrees and begin their job searches.

Films on Demand

Films on Demand (FOD) have a large variety of curriculum-focused (academic) and archival streaming videos from sources like BBC, National Geographic, PBS, TED and more. It covers academic and technical subjects, as well as historical footage, including content from some of the top producers of video.

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Financial Results

Financial Results database provides all quarterly and annual financial results of the NSE listed Indian companies.

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Finshots (Free for IIMA)

Finshots is a 3-min daily newsletter covering the most important finance and business news in a simple language and everyone can understand easily. The platform curate the most important financial news of the day, break it down, translate into financial language and add a tinge of their own analysis on top. With over 50,000 subscribers Finshots is quickly becoming the go-to source for Millennials who want to keep up with the fast-changing financial/business landscape.

Frost & Sullivan Growth Partnership Services

Frost and Sullivan -Growth partnership service provides economic research and analysis, technical insights, market insights, financial benchmarking & analysis, etc. It covers subjects like; ICT, healthcare, metals, minerals, measurement & instrumentation, aerospace, defense, chemicals, materials & food, energy & power systems, automotive & transportation, electronics & security, environment & building technologies.

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FT Archive (1888-2016)

Delivers the complete searchable run of the Financial Times Newspaper. Every item ever printed in the paper, from 1888-2016, can be searched and browsed article by article and page by page.

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The database provides access to not only FT newspaper, it's also home for business intelligence on the web, providing an essential source of news, comment, market information, data and analysis for the global business community.


Grammarly is a tool designed to evaluate writing and offer suggestions for improving grammar and punctuation. Following are some features of Grammarly product: - Help with subject-verb agreement-pronoun reference comma use and many other grammatical issues - make vocabulary suggestions - make recommendations to avoid wordiness - improve student grammar if tutorials are carefully read and followed - check work for plagiarism against documents on the Internet

  • Campus wide Access | Contact: database@iima.ac.in

HeinOnline (SCC Online)

HeinOnline is an online legal database containing more than 173 million pages and 2,50,000 titles of historical and government documents in searchable, image-based format. It provides comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,700 law-related periodicals, entire congressional record, federal register, and code of federal regulations, complete coverage of the U.S. reports back to 1754, and entire database dedicated to treaties, constitutions, case law, world trials, classic treatises, international trade, foreign relations, U.S. Presidents, etc.

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IEA dataset (CO2 Emissions from Fuel Combustion) 1994, 2000, 2005 to 2007, 2009 to 2014

This data service contains an annual time series (1994, 2000, 2005 to 2007, 2009 to 2014) of CO2 emissions from fossil fuel combustion, a major source of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions.

  • Restricted Access (in Library)

IEEE Xplore (ASPP + POP)

IEEE Explore Digital Library ASPP and POP package includes 179 IEEE journals and more than 12, 00, 000 articles from over 1500 annual conferences. It includes access to the full text since the year 1998.

  • Campus wide Access

IGI Global

IGI Global database covers 11 subject areas namely Business, Computer science, education, engineering, environmental science, library and information science, government, media and communication, medical, security and forensic, social science. IGI Globe's 11 subject databases are subject-specific book collections, encompassing the latest IGI Global titles. They are updated annually. Each collection contains 56 to 556 titles related to specific subject areas. It gives full-text PDF viewing that allows copy, paste and printing capabilities.

  • Campus wide Access

IMF eLibrary

Provides all aspect of international and domestic finance. Broadly contains time series data on major economic indicators like inflation, exchange rate, money and banking, price, production, national accounts, etc. This also includes over 17,000+ publications by IMF on books and analytical papers, periodicals and reports, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools.

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IMS AntiTB Molecule data (Mar 2010 Feb 2014)

IMS Anti TB data is the drug sales audit data of anti-tuberculosis private drug market. It provides national, regional, metro and town class data from March 2010 to February 2014. It gives detailed description of the drugs like; name of the drug, brand, manufacturer, company name, group of the drug, etc.

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India Administrative Districts maps with PCA attribute data (Census 1991, 2001, 2011)

Provides data with GIS information (Shape 5 data) on India administrative districts maps as per census 1991, 2001, 2011.

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India Business Insight Database (IBID)

IBID is a compilation of vital information on Indian business and industry from various business magazines and newspapers, giving access back from 1993. It is a comprehensive database covering news and analysis of information-rich stories on Indian industry chosen from leading business and industry sources.

  • Campus wide Access

Indian Boards

Indian Boards provides the detailed information on board of 1467 NSE listed companies. It includes company-wise names of present board of directors, position on the board, independent director/non-independent director, date of appointment as a director, committee details, names of committees, chairman/members, remuneration of directors, company-wise cessation of directors, directors profiles, etc. Additionally, it also provides data on the boards of prominent unlisted financial sector companies (more than 200) such as AMCs, AMC trustees, clearing corporations, commodity exchanges, depositories, stock exchanges, pensions funds, insurance companies and unlisted banks, etc.

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Indian Economy & Business Analysis

The portal provides a comprehensive analysis of key economy & business events & trends. It is divided into segments such as Economy, Policy, Banking & Finance, Industry, Corporate, International and Etcetera. The section on Corporate provides brief case studies on corporate failures, deals gone wrong and so on.

  • Campus wide Access


It is a collection of interdisciplinary Indian journals and research publications. Library subscribes 33 journals related to business, economic and social science.

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Source for Indian statistics collected from the government sources for information and statistics on India. It provides socio-economic statistical data and useful information on India.

  • Campus wide Access (8 concurrent user license)

INFORMS PubsOnline

Library subscribes to 16 scholarly journals including subjects like; management science, operations research, decision analysis, information systems research, computing, interface, marketing, organization, service and transport science, etc.

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Infraline - Coal Sector

Provides critical business information, industry data, business intelligence and related services in the energy sector. It gives detailed overview of Power, Oil & Gas, Coal sector on its evolution, latest status, recent happenings, policy changes, project implementation and a glimpse of key statistics related to the sector.

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Infraline - Oil & Gas Sector

Provides critical business information, industry data, business intelligence and related services in the energy sector. It gives detailed overview of Power, Oil & Gas, Coal sector on its evolution, latest status, recent happenings, policy changes, project implementation and a glimpse of key statistics related to the sector.

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Infraline - Power Sector

Provides critical business information, industry data, business intelligence and related services in the energy sector. It gives detailed overview of Power, Oil & Gas, Coal sector on its evolution, latest status, recent happenings, policy changes, project implementation and a glimpse of key statistics related to the sector.

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Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID)

ISID Database provides the Indexes for 224 Indian Social Science Journals & Press Clippings on diverse social science subjects. Under Other Research References provides data on:

  • Union Budget Speeches
  • Economic Survey Review Chapters
  • National Policy Documents
  • Other Important Documents
  • Indian Statistical Indicators
  • International Statistical Indicators

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Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS)

ISS provides data on Historical Governance, Historical Directors data, Voting Results data, Incentive Lab data, Voting Analytics with N-PX data, and Shareholder Proposal data. It is accessed through WRDS platform.

IQVIA Medical Audit database (2003-2017)

IQVIA Medical Audit is a database which helps understand the Prescription behavior trend of Doctors across all major therapies in the Indian Pharma Market. The base of the data is Prescriptions (approx. 1 million per month) collected from a panel of approx. 6000 Doctors from Metros (23 cities) and Class 1 (112 Cities) spread across India. These Panel Doctors are spread across 19 important specialities and the data is visible by speciality. The data is extrapolated from these panel doctors to represent the universe within metro + class I towns in India. The database helps understand the number of Prescriptions written, number of doctors writing these prescription and various derived parameters from these two for different therapies/molecules/brands/SKUs in the Indian Pharma market. Various other parameters like the age group of patient, the gender of patients, indication & symptoms etc.

  • Restricted Access (in Library) | Contact library staff for Dongle

Journal of Derivatives

The Journal of Derivatives (JOD) is the leading analytical journal on derivatives, providing detailed analyses of theoretical models and how they are used in practice. The JOD provides full treatment of mathematical and statistical information on derivative products and techniques, with a focus on results-oriented analysis. Some of the topics appearing frequently in the JOD include: the latest valuation and hedging models for derivative instruments and securities; new tools and models for financial risk management; the application of academic derivatives theory and research to real-world problems; and rigorous analysis of key innovations in the derivatives markets.

  • Campus wide Access (Single user license)


JSTOR provides online full text access to scholarly journals in the area of arts, business, economics and science. The database has entire run of these journals from the very first issue to a "moving wall" of 2-5 years from present.

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Kluwer Arbitration Law

Major resource for international arbitration research, comprising primary source material and commentary in the form of books, journals and loose-leafs. Material includes bilateral investment treaty, case law, convention, legislation, model clauses and rule.

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LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis provides over 15,000 business, legal and news, access thousands of newspapers, periodicals, television and radio broadcasts, newswires, blogs, corporate directories and financial information. News sources like accountancy age, advertising age, Hoover's IPO reports, M & A reports, monthly industry reviews, etc. - complete coverage of U.S. federal and state courts, Shepard's Citations Service, and access to hundreds of law reviews. - LexisNexis company dossier reports access provides comprehensive information on more than 80 million U.S. and international companies, including industry and executive data.

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Magzter is a digital magazine newsstand, with over 4865+ magazines from around the world in its catalogue. It allows you to read, download, and explore your favourite magazines from a smartphone, tablet or computer. It covers more than 60 different languages including Indian and international language magazines on various subjects like Business, Culture, News, Technology, Education, Entertainment, Life Style, Sports, Travel, Children, Women's interest, Automobile, Fashion, etc.

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Making of the Modern World

The Making of the Modern World database includes 62,400 titles, includes books, serials, pamphlets, essays and more. This collection follows the development of the modern western worlds through the lens of trade and wealth. It has major historical events during the period 1450-1850 with full-text search capabilities. Some of them are rare books and primary source materials. It focuses on economics interpreted in the widest sense, including political science, history, sociology and special collections on banking, finance, transportation, and manufacturing.

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MarketLine Advantage

This database offers a comprehensive and unique collection of company, industry and country analysis and report, extending across 200+ countries and every major industry sector. Market data analysis database provides data across the globe on food, drinks, personal care, household products, pet care, news and magazines, etc. Country statistics database provides macro socio economic data of 215 countries worldwide both historic and forecast data.

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Meteorological Data (Ahmedabad & Gandhinagar 2014-2016)

This Dataset contains about Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar Station's Daily maximum & minimum temperature, Daily total rainfall, Daily relative humidity, Daily wind direction & wind speed, and Air Pressure ( SLP ) for the years 2014-2016.

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MICA Indian Marketing Intelligence

It provides the secondary data for socioeconomic variables and market intelligence up to district level for all the states and union territories of India. It also provides Market Potential Index (MPI) and other data, in separate views for rural, urban, and the total Indian market for 630 districts.

  • Campus wide Access (5 concurrent user license)

Monthly Surface Data (1961-2014)

It includes data on temperature, humidity, wind speed and visibility for 30 cities in India in different climatic zones. Its analyses various parameters including; temperature, rainfall, evaporation, duration of sunshine in hours, force of wind and squall data from the year 1961 to 2014.

  • Restricted Access (CD002393, in the Library)


NASSCOM provides different type reports, analysis, rankings, current trend & insight on IT & BPO industries.

  • Campus wide Access | Username & Password required | contact : database@iima.ac.in

National Stock Exchange Data (NSE) - CM & FAO (1999 - May 2021)

Historical Trade data: Historical high-frequency tick by tick trades data is provided on DVDs/CDs and through internet download facility. The historical data is available for the capital market segment (CM), futures & option segment (FAO) and wholesale debt market segment (WDM). Historical data contains: (a) Day wise bhavcopy for each trading day (b) Circulars issued by NSE or NSCCL during the month (c) Masters containing information like symbols, series, ISINs, etc. (d) Snapshots of the limit order book at four time points in the day and (e) Trades data containing details about every trade that took place.

CM (January 1999 to May 2021) and FAO (January 2000 to May 2021)

  • Restricted Access (Available in Library)

Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science

Nature is a weekly international journal, publishes the peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology on the basis of its originality, importance, interdisciplinary interest, timeliness, accessibility, elegance and conclusions. It also provides news and interpretation of topical and coming trends affecting science, scientists and the wider public.

  • Campus wide Access

Neuroleadership Journal

Examines the application of neuroscience in the field of leadership and management development with a particular focus on decision-making, problem-solving, emotional regulation, collaborating with others and facilitating change.

  • Campus wide Access (Single user license)

New York Times/ NYTimes.com

First time registration is required by using your IIMA email address.
Create a free NYTimes.com account using your IIMA email address. If you already have an NYTimes.com account using your IIMA email address, you may log in with those credentials.

NSE-CM Order & Trade Data-2019-2020

NSE (National Stock Exchange) Historical Data containing standard details of the tick by tick Order level, Trade level data, and other related information about securities for the period 2019 to 2020 in the Capital Market Segment of the Exchange.

  • Restricted Access (Available in Library)

NSS Data (Round No 51-73) (1994-2016)

The National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) in India is a unique setup to carry out surveys on socio-economic, demographic, agricultural and industrial subjects for collecting data from households and from enterprises located in villages and in the towns. It is a focal agency of the Govt. of India for collection of statistical data in the areas which are vital for developmental planning.

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OECD & IEA Statistics

OECD iLibrary provides statistics from the OECD and IEA Indicators, Statistical databases and Statistical books, and It contains 2700+ datasets, 60300+ chapters, 175500+ tables and graphs including 5 billion data points across 42 databases. The following key statistics are covered under IEA category. 1) Energy Projections for IEA Countries 2) IEA CO2 Emissions from Fuel Combustion 3) IEA Coal & Electricity Information 4) IEA Energy Technology, Prices and Taxes 5) IEA Oil, Natural Gas & Renewables Information 7) IEA World Energy Statistics and Balances 8) ITF Transport Statistics

  • Campus wide Access

OECD iLibrary (Books, Papers & Statistics)

OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics. OECD has 11,400 titles of books, vast collection of 8000 issues and articles from journals and periodicals, 5535 multilingual summaries and 5600 working papers on various subjects i.e. Economics, Education, Environment, Industry & Services, Transport, Development, Finance & Investment, Social Sciences, Humanities, Science & Technology, Agriculture, Trade, and Energy (IEA) & Nuclear Energy (NEA). Also, provide statistics from the OECD Indicators, Statistical databases and Statistical books, and It contains 2700 datasets, 60300 chapters, 175500 tables and graphs including 5 billion data points across 42 databases.


OECD.Stat includes data and metadata for OECD countries and selected non-member economies. It provides statistical data on General Statistics, Agriculture and Fisheries, Demography and Population, Economic Projections, Education and Training, Environment, Finance, Globalisation, Health, Industry and Services, Information and Communication Technology, International Trade and Balance of Payments Labour, National Accounts, Monthly Economic Indicators, Prices and Purchasing Power Parities, Public Sector, Taxation and Market Regulation, Productivity Regions and Cities, Science, Technology and Patents, Social Protection and Well-being, etc.

  • Campus wide Access

Other eBooks

The Vikram Sarabhai Library has started purchasing of e-books from the well-known publishers like Oxford University Press, Sage Publications, Springer, Taylor & Francis, etc.

  • Campus wide Access

OUP eBooks

The library has acquired selected 30 titles on the following topics; Administrative Roles, Epistemology, Governance, Econometrics, Investment, Portfolio, Financial Crisis, Leadership, Economic Creativity, Cultural Politics, Rationality, etc.

  • Campus wide Access

Oxford Bibliographies

Oxford Bibliographies Online is a series of selective, discipline-focused, online guides to the essential literature in subjects in the humanities and social sciences, as identified by editors and editorial boards selected by the Oxford University Press. Individual guides are updated quarterly, with 50-75 entries added per year to each subject area, as well as revisions to existing entries; entries provide synoptic, a bibliographic guide to the key literature and most useful online resources in a given area of research. IIMA users have access to Communications, Education, Environmental Science, International Law, Management Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, and Sociology.

  • Campus wide Access

Oxford Handbooks (Economics and Finance - Online)

A fully indexed and cross-searchable collection of Oxford Handbook series on the area of "Economics and Finance", which provides 2165 peer-reviewed research articles from the 74 books.

  • Campus wide Access

Oxford University Press

Library has access to 270 titles from different subjects i.e. humanity, social science, economics, agriculture, mathematics, law, etc. from OUP.

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Power Lingo Fx25

Power Lingo is a digital language solution for learning more than 5 Indian & 27 foreign languages with 500 course modules. While there are numerous methodologies advocated by people on "how to learn foreign languages", Lingo Fx25 is a unique experience where all the different methodologies are brought together at one place. In essence, Lingo Fx25 is a collection of all the methodologies on foreign language learning and hence suits each and every learner's requirement. It includes languages like; French, Japanese, German, English, Spanish, Arabic, Russian etc. and Indian regional languages including Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Tamil and Urdu.

  • Restricted Access (in Library)


News Paper Direct provides news and magazine content from more than 2,000 publishers and 95 countries. It gives 90 days (some of the newspapers have less than that) archival access of the newspapers.

  • Campus wide Access

Project MUSE

It is full-text, online resource covering over more than 600+ high quality humanities and social sciences journals from over 120 scholarly publishers.

  • Campus wide Access


The database features more than 4020 full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as The Economist, country and industry-focused reports, etc.

  • Campus wide Access

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

This is the most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The database contains over 2.3 million master/PhD dissertations and theses included from around the world.

  • Campus wide Access

ProQuest eBook Central (ebrary : Academic Complete)

It contains more than 183,754 book titles from world-renowned publishers and it offers affordable, on-demand access of chapters with short term loans, personal bookshelves that can be shared, notes and highlights, copying/pasting and printing with automatic citations, etc.

ProQuest EconLit

American Economic Association's electronic database is the source of reference to economic literature. The database contains more than 1.1 million bibliographic records from 1886 to present. EconLit covers virtually every area related to economics.

  • Campus wide Access


It contains more than 153,000 articles from nearly 80 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA). Coverage spans 1894 to present.

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ProQuest Times of India Archive (from 1838 - 2010)

ProQuest Times of India Archive from 1838 - 2005.
For the issues of TOI from 2006 till current, they are freely available on Times of India platform : http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/archive.cms

  • Campus wide Access

Refinitiv Eikon (Standalone)

Provides current data of exchange-traded instruments including stocks, warrants, options, futures, indexes, etc. around the world, historical equity data ranging from several months to over 20 years, government and corporate bonds information from over 100 countries, foreign exchange rates for 175 currencies, comprehensive coverage on commodities and energy, economic indicators (e.g., consumer price index) for many countries, extensive business and financial information for listed companies.

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Refinitiv Institutional (13F) Holdings

Refinitiv Institutional Holdings (13F) Database provides Institutional Common Stock Holdings and Transactions from January 1980 to January 2019 as reported on Form 13F filed with the SEC. The database provides ownership information by institutional managers with $100 million or more in assets under management (Section 13(F) Securities).

Refinitiv LoanConnector (LPC)

A comprehensive database on the global loan market, news and analysis report from 1995. The database provides up to date historical data in the downloadable format, which would be available for access and analysis for the archival study on syndication loans done in the global loans market. It is a simple web-based service that gives access to Refinitiv LPC data covering hundreds of thousands of loan and bond transactions from around the world. LoanConnector also incorporates the DealScan interface for searching over 3,50,000 loan and bond transactions worldwide. DealScan provides regionally tailored search menus with over 200+ search categories.

Refinitiv SDC - Joint Venture (Standalone)

Refinitiv SDC - Joint Venture covers almost 75,000 formal Joint Ventures and close to 1,10,000 Strategic Alliances - amounting to nearly 1,85,000 partnerships in total and alliances date back from 1985 to present. This database tracks cooperative agreements by two or more separate entities that may result in the formation of a third entity, either as a start-up or through the merger of assets, or acquisition of stakes; as well as agreements involving licensing, manufacturing, research and development, mining and exploration, and supply services.

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Risk.Net (Premium)

Risk Journals deliver academically rigorous, practitioner-focused content and resources for the rapidly evolving discipline of financial risk management. Library subscribes Risk.net e-journals Ron following subject domain credit risk, operational risk, investment strategies, commodities, infrastructures, derivatives and regulation.

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Risk.Net eBooks

Risk.Net eBooks have over 70 books, covering over 1,000 chapters available from our sister publication Risk Books. All books are written and edited by leading professionals and academics. Take some time to browse through our books below. Full chapter breakdowns are available along with search and filter tools allowing you to refine your search and find the most relevant content.

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S&P Capital IQ Pro (FIG & Real Estate)

FIG (ex-SNL) provides information on worldwide bank analysis, on an integrated online platform along with Excel. This platform covers 56,000+ listed, non-listed and subsidiary banks (30,000+ active), 58,000+ asset management companies, 11,000+ speciality finance companies, 18000+ investment banks and broker-dealers globally i.e. Americas, Asia- Pacific, Europe, Middle East, and Africa with comprehensive, reliable and timely financial data, including 100-600+ items. All items are available in the form of a heavily vetted banking specific template. Using the Market Intelligence platform, the researcher can identify regulatory red flags and take pre-emptive action. From loan portfolio analysis to credit risk, you can quickly identify key risks and potential problems compared to your peers. Market Intelligence platform also gives you instant access to the data that the researcher needs to evaluate their branch network and make the most of it based on geographic, demographic and financial factors.

Real Estate: The database tracks thousands of real estate properties around the world. The properties section within a company’s briefing book gives you detailed information on a company’s property portfolio, including property transactions, properties in its development pipeline, top tenants and top markets. Data is sourced from the company press releases, web sites, annual reports and government filings. For more detail please find the attached brochure.

Sage eBooks

Library has acquired selected 15 Encyclopedia and Handbooks on the following topics; Microfinance, Rehabilitation, Cultural interventions, Business Ethics, Hospitality Management, Classroom Assessment, Governance, Measurement, Statistics and etc.

  • Campus wide Access

SAGE Journals

It offers journals in business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology and medicine. Library subscribes more than 518 titles in the HSS and business collection.

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Sage Research Methods Online

The database is a research tool designed to help in create research projects and understand the methods behind them. Users can explore method concept to help them design research project, understand particular method, identify new method for their research.

  • Campus wide Access

SCC Online

SCC online is the collection of over 380 databases of Indian Case law from the Supreme Court of India, All High Courts, Tribunals and Commissions as well as several foreign jurisdictions and important International Law. Access to Compact and Comprehensive Digest Notes which contains ruling in capsule form along with party names, citations, names of Judges, bench strength, date of the decision and relevant annotation. Browse into hundreds of Law reviews and Law Reports, Analytical Legal News and Blogs on latest Judgements. Browse statutory law and access secondary materials like Bills in parliament, Constitutional Documents like Constitutional assembly debates, Historical Trials, Policy Documents and reports of commissions, etc.

Science Direct (Elsevier)

Library subscribes many e-journals from different packages related to Business and Economics from Elsevier. These all are available with back-files (Vol. 1, Issue 1 up to year 1994). Subjects cover; business, management and accounting, decision sciences, economics, econometrics and finance, agriculture and biological sciences, pharmacology, toxicology and pharmaceutics.

  • Campus wide Access

Science Online

Science Online includes specially selected content that composes a virtual study guide for the most researched scientific disciplines, including biology, chemistry, computer science, Earth science, environmental science, marine science, space and astronomy, and physics.

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Scientific American

One of the most popular science magazine. Many famous scientists, including Albert Einstein, have contributed articles to it. covering all fields of health, science, technology, and the environment.

  • Campus wide Access


The database allows users to search for financial and non-financial information based on user-specified search strings from the various SEC filings and PCAOB Inspection Reports from 1994-2017 with daily updates.

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South Asia Archive

The South Asia Archive is an extensive resource for students and scholars across the humanities and social sciences. The historical documents within the Archive are truly interdisciplinary, reflecting the varied range of knowledge production in colonial and early post-colonial India. It contains more than 4.5 million pages spanning the period of the 18th and mid-20th century from documents across the Indian subcontinent, including India, Pakistan, Burma, Afghanistan and Bangladesh.


This database offers to 1778 journals with perpetual access on different disciplines like; business and management, accounting & finance, mathematics, marketing, education and transportation, etc.

  • Campus wide Access

Sprinklr (Free Research Tool for IIMA)

This resource includes 100s of billions of public conversations through modern channels. Sprinklr has partner connections with 25 social platforms, 350 million web sources, and 10 messaging platforms. A simple search in the Sprinklr explorer will enable the Institute community to AI-based analysis of real-time conversations from modern channels alongside traditional channels. This will help in studying human sentiments around the topic, and not just numbers.


Statista is an online statistics, market research and business intelligence portal. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions [GFK, Scarborough - Nielsen, Ipsos, Euromonitor, Kantar etc.] as well as from business organizations [Consultancies - KPMG, Deloitte, Boston Consulting Group - BCG, PWC, Etc.] and government institutions [Official Statistical bureaus Etc.]. The platform consists over 10,00,000 Statistics (Daily almost 500 new and updated) on over 3000 topics [Topics Overview] from more than 22,500 sources [Agriculture Industry in Europe, Air Carrier market in India] with 120 Industry reports [Agriculture, Consumer Goods & FMCG, E-commerce, Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Automotive, Pharmaceuticals, Media, Advertising, Technology].

  • Campus wide Access

Taylor & Francis eBook

The Taylor & Francis eBook platform offers instant access to the world's premier Humanities titles, T & F eBooks include the subject areas of the Social Sciences, Behavioral Sciences, Built Environment, STM as well as Law content, from renowned imprints such as: Routledge, Psychology Press and Focal Press.

  • Campus wide Access

Taylor and Francis

Library having access to more than 407 peer-reviewed journals of Taylor and Francis with perpetual access on subjects like; economics, business, finance, mathematics and allied subjects.

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The Caravan Magazine

The Caravan magazine stories are based on months of reporting and research, and are crafted into dramatic narratives that employ pace, colour, character and literary style. The megazine bring the excitement and readability of great fiction to stories with real characters, real plots and real consequences. It provides archive access since Jan 2010

  • Campus wide Access (Single user license)

The Economist (1997 onwards)

Full access to Economist.com on your PC, tablet or mobile phone, including each week's issue 24 hours ahead of the printed version, Special reports on Business, Finance, Countries and Technologies, Integrated Google search engine, The Economist in audio, Multimedia library Access and Blogs

The Economist (ProQuest)

(1) Full text coverage: Jan 4, 1992 (Vol. 322, no. 7740) - present (2) Citation/Abstract coverage: Jan 4, 1986 (Vol. 298, no. 7427) - present

  • Campus wide Access

The Economist - Historical Archive 1843-2015

The Economist Historical Archive delivers a complete searchable copy of every issue of The Economist from 1843 to 2015. Full-colour images, multiple search indexes, and the facility to browse each and every issue - all combined to offer a unique primary source covering the 19th and 20th centuries.

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The Ken the leader in reported and analytical longform business journalism in India. Our subscription, grants full and unrestricted access to all the stories. It was started in October 2016 with a mission to business journalism relevant again, the stories focus on depth, reportage, analysis and narrative, instead of quantity. Ken includes one new story each day, but one which ranges from 1500-3000 words on average and often has visualisations, infographics and data to support arguments. These stories are related to technology, startups, healthcare and business, through a decidedly India-specific lens. The day's story is introduced every weekday morning at 8.05 a.m sharp. These introductions are not mere summaries but are instead personalized context-setting devices written by one of our founders or senior editors. You will also have access to their exclusive, subscriber-only iOS and Android apps that can help in highlighting, offline saving and reading progress tracking of stories. To get started as a premium subscriber, click on The Ken to create an account. Do remember to use your official campus email address. This will kick-off your subscription and give you complete access to all our stories. If you already have an account with us, just click on the link and login at our website to transfer your subscription.

  • Campus wide Access

The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

The online Dictionary is a dynamic resource for economists containing hyperlinked cross-references within articles, and it features carefully selected and maintained links to related sites, as well as incorporating quarterly additions and updates. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online offers search and browse facilities, both full text and advanced. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, contains over 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 of the world's leading economists.

TRACE - Corporate Bond Transaction Data

Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine is FINRA's over-the-counter (OTC) corporate bond market real-time price dissemination service. Bringing transparency to the corporate bond market, it helps create a level playing field for all market participants by providing comprehensive, real-time access to corporate bond price information.

Introduced in July of 2002, TRACE consolidates transaction data for all eligible corporate bonds - investment grade, high yield and convertible debt. As a result, individual investors and market professionals can access information on 100 percent of OTC activity representing over 99 percent of total U.S. corporate bond market activity in over 30,000 securities.

The TRACE Historical Time and Sales data is available through WRDS. The information collected and disseminated for all publicly traded corporate bonds by TRACE includes the time of execution, price, yield, and volume.


This database is useful for startups and entrepreneur. Tracxn have built the largest team of analysts tracking startups globally to help Venture Capital and Corp. Dev. teams scout investment opportunities and diligence deals. Also, Tracxn have extended their platform to esteemed educational institutions in India & abroad who play a vital role in churning out entrepreneurs and fostering the culture of entrepreneurship. Tracxn platform used for deep-dive sector research, outbound deal discovery and uncovering exciting startups across sectors.

UCLA-LoPucki Bankruptcy Research Database

The UCLA-LoPucki Bankruptcy Research Database (BRD) is a data collection, data linking, and data dissemination project of the UCLA School of Law. The BRD contains data on all of the more than 1000 large public companies that have filed bankruptcy cases since October 1, 1979. Coverage includes cases filed under Chapter 7 and Chapter 11, whether filed by the debtors or creditors. Here BRD has defined company "public" if it has filed an Annual Report (form 10-K or form 10) with the Securities and Exchange Commission for a year ending not less than three years prior to the filing of the bankruptcy case. And company "large" if that Annual Report reported assets worth $100 million or more, measured in 1980 dollars (about $287 million in current dollars)

  • Restricted Access (in Library)

University of Chicago Press Journals

The University of Chicago Press publishes more than 85 scholarly journals that cover a wide range of disciplines like Art and art history, Economics, Education, History, Humanities, Law and politics, Literary studies, Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Science, and Social sciences. All journals are peer-reviewed publications, with readerships that include faculties, researchers, and practitioners.

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Venture Intelligence (M & A Deal Database)

The database is a leading source of information and analysis on private equity, real estate and mergers & acquisitions in India.

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Venture Intelligence (Private Equity Deal Database)

The database is a leading source of information and analysis on private equity, real estate and mergers & acquisitions in India.

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Venture Intelligence (Real Estate Deal Database)

The database is a leading source of information and analysis on private equity, real estate and mergers & acquisitions in India.

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Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal online coverage of breaking news and current headlines from the US and around the world. Top stories, photos, videos, detailed analysis and in-depth reporting.

WARC (World Advertising Research Center)

The database covers global marketing strategy insight, leading advertising trends, case studies, research reports, company profiles, news, etc. It has in depth information on marketing, advertising and media research drawn from 30 international sources.

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WatchoutInvestors alerts and protect the investors and is a national registry of information on companies/persons who have been indicted for an economic malpractice/non-compliance of laws/regulations/default by 35 regulatory bodies. The website presently lists over 3,00,000 indicted/defaulted entities, MCA disqualified directors, and the associated companies as well as MCA defaulting companies and individuals.

  • Campus wide Access

Web of Science

Web of Science is a multidisciplinary research citation indexing database, provides complete bibliographical data, citations, and abstracts to the journal articles, book chapters, and proceeding papers across a wide range of disciplines, i.e., sciences, social sciences, and arts & humanities. It covers peer-reviewed, high-quality scholarly journals/books, including open access published worldwide. The collection includes the following citation indices:

(1) Science Citation Index Expanded (1990–present)
(2) Social Sciences Citation Index (1990–present)
(3) Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1990–present)
(4) Conference Proceedings Citation Index (1990–present)
(5) Emerging Sources Citation Index (2005-present)
(6) Book Citation Index (2005-present)

  • Campus wide Access


The database provides legal information with trusted legal sources, news and business sources from around the world including case law, legislation, law reviews, treatises, and directories organized by topical and jurisdictional libraries, business information and news, including business public records.

  • Campus wide Access

Wiley online (Including HSS collection)

Library has access to more than 551 journals with perpetual access of Wiley. It covers subjects, humanity, social science, economics, mathematics, business and management, law, etc.

  • Campus wide Access

World Bank eLibrary

The eLibrary offers full-text access to the complete backlist of all books, working papers, and journal articles published by the World Bank since the 1990s. Covers more than 20 disciplines related to poverty, development, and social science including economic and human development, agriculture, infrastructure, health, education, climate change, natural resources, and regional integration.

  • Campus wide Access

World eBook Library

The World Public Library Association is the world's largest aggregator of eBooks. Founded in 1996, the World Public Library Association is a globally coordinated effort to preserve and disseminate historical books, classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other heritage works in a number of languages and countries around the world. World Public Library is an IRC 501(c)(4) organization, organized not for profit, but operated exclusively for the promotion of social welfare. Our mission is to serve and aid the public, students, and educators, by providing the world's most complete collection of electronic books, documents, and articles online, as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instructional programs of education, elementary through post-baccalaureate studies. Collections Include: It contains more than 3 million e-book titles like 21st Century, Action Adventure, Biography, Classics, Drama, Education, Elizabethans, Esoteric, Fiction, Folklore, Children's, Gothic Tales, History, Liberal Arts, Mystery, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Political Science, Pulp Fiction, Religion, Renaissance Thinkers, Science, Science Fiction, Western, Europa, Eastern, Professional.

  • Campus wide Access


WRDS is the Wharton Research Data Service that is mainly a very convenient research platform to manage the large data sets and its subscription includes about 14 free databases. WRDS provides the user with one location to access over 200 terabytes of data across multiple disciplines including Finance, Marketing, and Economics.

WRDS - Python (JupyterHub)

Python is a widely used high-level programming language and plays a major role in large-scale data analytics applications. WRDS provides a direct interface for Python access and allowing native querying of WRDS data right within the Python program.

WRDS - R Studio

R is a programming language and a software environment for statistical computing and research, and offers robust data analytics and information processing capabilities. It includes powerful tools to analyze and interpret data, particularly via its graphing and plotting capabilities, and it is popular among data scientists and programmers. WRDS provides a direct interface for R access and allowing native querying of WRDS data right within the R program.

WRDS - SAS Studio

SAS is a powerful research software for advanced analytics, multivariate analyses, business intelligence, data management, and predictive analytics. SAS offers robust and mature feature data analytics. WRDS provides all data in SAS format and allowing native querying of WRDS data right within the SAS programs.


The Vikram Sarabhai Library has 165+ databases in its e-resources collection. The databases have been divided into different categories content wise like company & country database, scholarly resources, research support resources and legal databases. These databases fulfill the specific requirements sought by the users.

  • Most of the databases are accessible through IP, while some databases require log-in ID & password.
  • The faculty and existing students can access the databases off-campus through Remote Access.
  • The Databases should be used solely for academic and research needs and not for any commercial purpose.
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About VSL

The Vikram Sarabhai Library (VSL) is named after Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, world renowned physicist and founding Director of IIMA. It was set up in 1962 and is one of the best management libraries in Asia. The library is open 24x7. Our mission is to facilitate convenient and user friendly access to current, global and relevant information by identifying, acquiring, organizing and retrieving information in various formats (print & non print) to serve the information needs of the academic fraternity of IIMA to meet their teaching, research, consulting, training and learning requirements.

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