Business databases for Alumni
A number of library online resources are available for alumni remote access off-site, which you can find below. You can access online resources through your Imperial Plexus account. More information and a full list of resources is available on the alumni webpage.
The below databases are specifically useful for business:
Business Green is a leading source of information for the green economy, delivering the latest news and in-depth analysis on green business and environmental issues.
EBSCO Business Source Alumni Edition
Business Source Alumni Edition provides nearly 1,450 full-text business magazines and journals, of which 780 are peer-reviewed. This database includes publications in nearly every area of business including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, econometrics, economics and more. Includes full-text sources ranging from general periodicals to trade publications and top management journals, key titles available include ‘Harvard Business Review’ and ‘Journal of Marketing’. Additional full-text sources include country economic reports, industry reports, market research reports, company profiles and more. The Alumni Edition is a smaller subset of content that is found within EBSCO Business Source Ultimate, which the Library subscribes to, due to publisher restrictions.
Henry Stewart Talks
Henry Stewart Talks offers audio-visual presentations from different speakers on a variety of subjects, including the Business & Management Collection, which contains over 900 talks covering economics, finance, marketing and related topics.
JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. It helps people discover, use, and build upon a wide range of content through a powerful research and teaching platform, and preserves this content for future generations.
Statista (available from 1 January 2022)
Statista is an online database which gathers and compiles market data and business intelligence from numerous institutes and sources, including market researchers, trade organisations, scientific publications and governments. It contains more than 1 million statistics on more than 80,000 topics, from more than 22,500 sources and 170 different industries. Alumni have access to the following:
- 75 download limit for the life of their account
- Premium access (viewing statistics only)
- 1 Dossier or DossierPlus download
- A discounted rate for purchasing a full unlimited Corporate Account