ABI/INFORM Complete-Proquest

ABI/INFORM Complete is ProQuest's premier business journals database and offers access to over 8,600 journals with over 7,200 of those available in full text. ABI/INFORM Complete is the most comprehensive ABI/INFORM database, comprising ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline.


Launched in the early 1970s, ABI/INFORM remains the gold standard when it comes to business research databases. ABI/INFORM Complete’s massive content set—which includes important fulltext journals and much soughtafter titles from the business press as well as key trade publications, dissertations, conference proceedings, and market reports—will help today’s researchers resolve tomorrow’s problems.

ABI/INFORM Complete includes all content found in ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Research, and ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry. It also includes ABI/INFORM Archive, which offers a deep backfile of many of the most important business journals of the last century.

Through agreements with some of the world’s most prestigious publishers—including Cambridge University Press, Dow Jones & Company, Emerald Group Publishing, Dun and Bradstreet, Palgrave MacMillan, the Financial Times Group, and the Economist Intelligence Unit—ProQuest provides access to hundreds of key business titles.

Key ongoing full-text journals include:

○ Journal of Economic Literature

○ Journal of International Business Studies

○ Organization Science

○ Journal of Economic Perspectives

○ Academy of Marketing Science Journal

○ American Economic Review

○ Accounting Review

○ Supply Chain Management

○ MIT Sloan Management Review

○ China Quarterly

Key ongoing full-text periodicals include:

○ Wall Street Journal

○ Financial Times

○ Economist

○ SmartMoney

Key ongoing full-text analyses include market and industry reports from:

○ Economist Intelligence Unit

○ Hoovers/Dunn and Bradstreet

○ Business Monitor International

○ Oxford Analytica

○ Oxford Economic Forecasting

○ ISI Emerging Markets

Other key full-text non-journal content includes:

○ Working papers

○ Dissertations

○ Business cases

○ Conference proceedings

Subject coverage

○ Business

○ Economic conditions

○ Corporate strategies

○ Management theory

○ Management techniques

○ Business trends

○ Competitive landscape and product information

○ Accounting

○ Finance

○ Etc.

TIME RANGE: full text: 1986-current, abstract: 1971-current

UPDATE: daily



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