A guide to resources and library materials for research in finance
Last Updated: May 28, 2014
This guide will help you find the library resources you need to carry out effective research on topics in Finance.
The tabs above will take you to advice on finding books, articles, research databases, and open Websites.
To the right you will find contact information for WKU's Business Librarian, who will be happy to help you plan research strategies and overcome problems you encounter on the way.
- Mergent Online
Mergent Online provides current profiles of U.S. and international companies. Contains some information on private companies. Includes company background, finances, reports, industry profiles, SEC filings, and more.
- LexisNexis Academic
LexisNexis Academic provides access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications, including national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources.
- Morningstar Investment Research Center
orningstar Investment Research Center offers analysis on 1700 stocks, 2000 mutual funds and 300 exchange traded funds (ETFs). While intended primarily as a tool for investors, it also offers company information and analysis, bond information, ratios, and industry information.