ABI/Inform Global, an important database

Published on
March 21, 2006

ABI/INFORM Global is one of the most comprehensive business databases on the market. It includes in-depth coverage for over 2,700 publications, with more than 2,000 available in full text. The database covers scholarly journals, but also newsletters, newspapers and other sources. Topics include business conditions, management techniques, business trends, management practice and theory and corporate strategy. The subject indexing makes it a key tool for business-related topics such as human resources, accounting, finance, operations and marketing issues

Included in ABI/INFORM Global is ABI/INFORM ArchiveTM. This retrospective companion to ABI/INFORM provides cover-to-cover, full-images complete with illustrations and advertisements. Titles include:

  • Academy of Management Journal (full text 1963-2001)
  • Journal of Marketing (1936-2002)
  • Management Science (1954-2005)
  • Stratetic Management Journal (1980-2005)

ABI/INFORM Global also offers access to additional databases, such as: Hoover's Company Records (corporate data, information on a company's location, summary financials, top competitors, and more) and ProQuest Asian Business and Reference (Covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications including Far Eastern Economic Review, Asiaweek, and many more. Coverage: 1971-present)

Access via the Proquest platform: ABI/INFORM Global

(Newsletter 2-2006)