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Thematic categorization of databases

More detailed information about the content of each database and access options are available in the alphabetical list.

Business, general

DatabaseShort description
EBSCO Business Source CompleteFull-text journals on business, economics, management topics. It also offers industry overviews and profiles, product reviews, company and country reports, case studies, SWOT-analyses, etc.
EmeraldFull-text journals on accounting, Finance & Economics, Business, Management & Strategy, Marketing, Sociology, Tourism & Hospitality.

Company and industry profiles

DatabaseShort description
Global business database, containing company and industry profiles, case studies, SWOT-analyses, statistics, reports, up-to-date business news. Global business database, containing company and industry profiles, case studies, SWOT-analyses, statistics, reports, up-to-date business news.
EMISCentral and Eastern European company profiles, financial information about the economy (corporate profiles, financial statements, and earnings estimates), M&A transactions, macroeconomic statistics, forecasts and many more.
ORBIS EUROPEGlobal financial database: company data, financial strength metrics, associated news, ownership structrues, global M&A deals, etc. Subscription is limited to 5 concurrent users. To request a personal account for exporting data, please check the content description in the alphabetical list. Using Orbis is recommended under Chrome.

Statistics and international organizations

DatabaseShort description
Statista (EISZ)Statistics are available for different market sectors (media, business, financials, politics, etc.)
EuroStatData from the Statistical office of the EU.
KSH- StadatStatistical data from 1997 provided by the Hungarian Central Statistical Office. Data are also available in English.
UN ComtradeInternational trade statistics from 1962. Visualization is supported by UN Comtrade Labs-function.
UNECEStatistical database about Europe, North-America, Central Asia. It contains economic data, country profiles, country ranking, population and gender data, etc.
IMD World Competitiveness OnlineUnique and comprehensive database on the competitiveness of nations from 1989.
IMF eLibraryAccess to IMF documents (books, journals, reports, etc.) and all datasets in the field of macroeconomics, globalization, demography, financial integration, trade, etc.
OECD iLibraryAccess to OECD-publications (books, journals, statistics) and datasets.

Economics, mathematics

DatabaseShort description
EconLitReferences to economic literature maintained by the American Economic Association’. Data are available from 1886.
EconbizVirtual library in the field of economics and business studies.
The New Palgrave Dictionary of EconomicsDefinitive scholarly reference work for economists, updated regularly.
Zentralblatt MathAbstracting and reviewing service in pure and applied mathematics maintained by the European Mathematical Society.

Legal sources

DatabaseShort description
Max Planck Encyclopedias of Public International Law OnlineA comprehensive, analytical resource containing peer-reviewed articles on every aspect of international law.
Jogtár (Wolters Kluwer) – Legal databaseSelected Hungarian laws in force in English and German.

Multidisciplinary e-journal packages

DatabaseShort description
EBSCO Academic Search CompleteDesigned specifically for academic institutions with access to many different areas.
DOAJFull-text, open access, peer-reviewed journals representing all science area.
ScienceDirectFreedom collection gives access to the current and four previous years of content, representing all fields of science.
SpringerLinkRelevant subjects for our university are: Business and Management, Economics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Political Science and International Relations, Social Sciences etc. Journals are accessible from 1997.
Wiley Online LibraryAccess to journals from 1997, representing all areas.
Journal collection (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)High-quality, peer-reviewed, scientific journals, two-thirds of the journals are in English.

Full-text e-journal packages – Social Science

DatabaseShort description
JSTOR Essential CollectionArchive journal database representing a wide range of subjects among others: business, mathematics and statistics. Last 1-5 years (depending on the journals) is not accessible.
OUP Journals Social Sciences CollectionIncludes a selection in economics, business, finance, communication subjects from 1996.
SAGE HSS CollectionJournals from SAGE Publisher. Titles are available from 1999.
Taylor and Francis SSH – 2019Main disciplines are: Business, Management & Economics, Politics, International Relations & Area Studies, Sociology & Related Disciplines. Journal articles are accessible only from 2019.

Full text e-book packages

DatabaseShort description
DOABPeer-reviewed, open access collection.
Springer E-book packagesAvailable packages are Economics and Finance 2017-2019, Behavioral Science and Psychology 2017, Political Science and International Studies 2017-2019.


DatabaseShort description
ScopusIt indexes all fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts and humanities. It is worth using primarily for checking citations and the position of researchers and institutions in the given field.
Web of ScienceIt indexes all fields of science. It is worth using primarily for checking citations and the position of researchers and institutions in the given field. InCites Analysis and JCR are also available.

Research method

DatabaseShort description
SAGE Research MethodsSupports research by providing materials to guide users through the research process.


DatabaseShort description
DART-Europe – E-theses PortalElectronic full-text doctoral theses held in European repositories.
Dictionaries (Hungarian Academy of Sciences) (EISZ) Mono- and bilingual, general and specialized dictionaries.
World Biographical Information System OnlineA comprehensive biographical database from the 8th century B.C. to the present.
GreenFILEWell-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.
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