Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey


Our ProQuest subscription includes three business databases from ABI/INFORM: ABI/INFORM Dateline focusses on local and regional business news, ABI/INFORM Global searches over 3,000 periodicals that focus on global business issues, and ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry indexes over 1200 trade and industry periodicals.

Bloomberg (In library use only)

We have a dedicated Bloomberg terminal in the Fletcher Jones Reading Room. It offers financial information on companies, delayed stock quotes, analysis of U.S. and international securities, economic indicators, international news, and more. It is restricted to current MIIS students, faculty, and staff only. Log onto the computer using your MIIS/Middlebury credentials and then follow the steps to set up your Bloomberg profile. For more information see our Bloomberg Terminal Research Guide.

Business Market Research Collection

This ProQuest database is a good resource for finding company, industry and economic market research.

Business Plans Handbook

This ongoing series published by Gale has examples of real business plans.

Business Rankings Annual

This annual Gale publication compiles rankings from a variety of publications.

Business Source Elite on EBSCOHost

An index to business and economics magazines and journals with full text for over 1,000 business publications and company profiles.

The Chicago Manual of Style Online

Find recommendations on editorial style and publishing as well as Q&A and examples for citing sources.

China Academic Journals

Access to hundreds of Chinese academic journals from CNKI. Our packages include literature/history/philosophy, politics/military affairs/law, education/social sciences, and economics/management.

China Data Online

National and provincial statistics for China.

Consultants & Consulting Organizations Directory

Published by Gale, this directory lists consulting firms.

Current Digest of the Chinese Press

A weekly collection of articles from Chinese newspapers. The articles have been translated into English and are full text.

EBSCOHost EBook Collection

A collection of electronic books available in PDF. Over 15,000 titles are available in the humanities and social sciences.

Encyclopedia of Associations. National Organizations of the U.S.

Encyclopedia of Associations. International Organizations

Directories published by Gale. Each entry includes brief profile and contact information.

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance

The 3rd edition of this Gale publication covers finance, trade and international business.

Encyclopedia of Crisis Management

This Sage encyclopedia covers business, organizational and political crises.

Encyclopedia of Emerging Markets

Published by Gale, this encyclopedia focuses on countries with rapid economic and industrial growth.

Encyclopedia of Global Brands

Published by St. James, this resource profiles over 250 products from development to current status.

Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Strategies

This Gale encyclopedia summarizes 100 marketing campaigns between 2010 and 2013.

Environment & Energy Publishing (E&E Publishing)

Daily coverage of environmental and energy policy and markets. E&E publishes Environment & Energy Daily, EnergyWire, GreenWire, and ClimateWire.

First Research

In depth profiles of over 600 U.S. industry segments. Updated quarterly.


A comprehensive career resource with information on thousands of companies. Glassdoor includes salary and bonuses and details for specific jobs at specific companies, as well as actual interview questions and hiring process details. Also included are reviews written by employees that highlight the pros and cons of working for a particular company.

Hoover's Online

Profiles of U.S. and international companies.

IMF eLibrary

All International Monetary Fund reports, books and statistical publications are available through the eLibrary, including International Financial Statistics, Balance of Payments Statistics, Direction of Trade Statistics, and Government Finance Statistics.


The JSTOR collection is an online collection of scholarly journals in the social sciences, humanities and ecology. JSTOR focusses on older or archival collections. The current 3-5 years of issues are not available.

LexisNexis Academic Universe

LexisNexis covers over 6,000 news, business and legal sources. You'll find full text articles from newspapers, magazines and wire services including non-English language sources. Search the business category for company profiles, financial reports, directory information, and accounting literature. The legal search includes full text articles from law journals, state and federal regulations.

Market Share Reporter

Published annually by Gale, Market Share Reporter compiles data from a variety of sources.

Market Share Reporter: Trends Over Time

A Gale publication that traces market share for over 50 industries.


Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) ratings and reports.

NBER Working Papers

Working papers from the National Bureau of Economic Research.

OECD iLibrary

The online library of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development includes statistics, books and periodicals.

OmniFile Full Text Select

An index with full text articles from magazines and journals in a wide variety of subject fields.

Plunkett Research Online

Industry-specific research including trends, market research, company profiles and statistics. Plunkett is also has job search tools with analysis of job market trends and an employer search.

ProQuest Central

A good database for research on any topic. ProQuest Central searches academic journals, magazines, newspapers and dissertations with a high percentage of full text content.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global

A collection of dissertations and theses with full text dating from 1997.

Sage Knowledge

Search electronic academic books and reference works in the social sciences published by Sage.

Sage Journals

A collection of over 400 academic journals in the fields of education, management, political science, psychology, sociology, research methods, medicine and science.

Sage Research Methods

A package of books, encyclopedias, dictionaries, journal articles and videos with a focus on research methodology.


A package of full text electronic journals from Elsevier with archive dating from 2008.


Statista is a statistics portal that provides data from a wide range of sources on a wide range of topics. Tables, charts and graphs may be downloaded in the standard formats.

Statistical Abstract of the United States

Annual demographic, economic, and social statistics.

Taylor & Francis Online: Social Science/Humanities

A package of over 1000 journals published by Taylor & Francis. Full text with archives dating from 1997.

Wiley Encyclopedia of Management


World Bank Doing Business Project

Measures of business regulations in 183 countries.

World Bank E-Library

All current and recent World Bank publications are available here in PDF format.