Library Databases: ABI/INFORM (ProQuest)

ABI/INFORM (ProQuest) contains market trends, business conditions, management techniques, corporate strategies, and industry-specific topics from more than 1500 journals worldwide.

ABI has a wealth of coverage of both recent and historical articles in the business literature, with strong coverage of decades of academic journals; many titles are available in full-text. Several modes of searching are offered, including by title word, author, date, phrase, area, publication name and subject.

Key Features
Built on the foundation of over 30 years in the business information industry, features of ABI/INFORM include:

  • Abstracts, full text, full image, text and graphics
  • Coverage from 1992 to present
  • Coverage of every major industry
  • Reports on market conditions
  • Information on more than 60,000 companies, as well as executive profiles
  • Advanced search capabilities
  • High quality indexing and abstracting
  • Database used at nearly all the major business schools

As the business information core of the Alumni Library Database Service, ABI/INFORM will become an invaluable component of your research toolkit. Subscribe now to the Alumni Library Database Service, and start using the power of ABI/INFORM today!

Library Databases Research Tip for ABI Inform Global
Topic Guide TabUse the "Topic Guide" tab on the menu bar at the page top to search using specific subjects such names of people, places, or companies. Not sure of your search criteria? Browse the subject directory and drill down until you find the word that suggests the kind of information you want. When you have reached the end of the list and searching can't be refined any further, click view articles.

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