Databases

What type of content are you looking for?
  • By clicking the type of content you get a selection of databases to choose from.
  • By clicking the name of the database, you get access. Please note that authentication is often required.
  • Want to know more about a certain database, click "More Info" or browse our training sessions page.

  • The following overview provides access to databases for walk-in users.
Journals, articles, (e-)books

Catalogue

Short description:
  • Contains all hardcopy books from the library and access to hardcopy and online journal titles and ebook titles from different publishers
Access details:
  • Free access

EBSCO

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  • Contains access to full-text journal articles and ebooks from different publishers
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Emerald

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  • Contains access to full-text journal articles from Emerald publishing
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Proquest

Short description:
  • Contains access to ebooks and full-text journal articles from different publishers
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Sage Research Methods

Short description:
  • Contains books, dictionaries, encyclopedia, video, journal articles, cases and datasets on research methods to help you learn and conduct projects
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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ScienceDirect (Elsevier)

Short description:
  • Contains access to full-text journal articles from Elsevier (Publisher)
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Web of Science

Short description:
  • Contains publication and citation data for discovery, access and assessment
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have on campus access to this resource

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Wiley online library

Short description:
  • Contains access to full-text journal articles from Wiley (Publisher)
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Company information and financials

Orbis Europe

Short description:
  • Contains info and financials for European and UK companies, with a focus on private company information
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Amadeus Historical Data

Short description:
  • Contains historical info and financials (from 1999 on) for both Western and Eastern European companies, with a focus on private company information
Access details:
  • Employees have access to this resource via the Blu-ray discs in the library

Bel-first

Short description:
  • Contains company info and financials for Belgian & Luxembourg companies
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Bloomberg

Short description:
  • Contains real time data, news and analytics
Access details:
  • Available for use in the e-library of campus Brussels

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EBSCO

Short description:
  • Contains general company information for international companies (incl. key financials, executives & industry NAICS codes)
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Marketline

Short description:
  • Contains company reports for international companies (incl. business description, company history, key financials, SWOT analysis, etc.)
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Nexis Uni

Short description:
  • Provides access to international newspapers, company dossiers and patent filings
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens 

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Trends Top 100,000

Short description:
  • Contains company info on Belgian companies (incl. company address, contact info, key financials, etc.)
Access details:
  • Only available on campus when connected with the Vlerick network
    Please log out after using the database!

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Market & industry information

Euromonitor

Short description:
  • Contains worldwide market context, competitor insight and future trends analysis
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Marketline

Short description:
  • Contains accurate and up-to-date research reports on companies, industries and countries across the global market
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Nexis Uni

Short description:
  • Provides access to international newspapers, company dossiers and patent filings
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens 

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Press, news, magazines

The Economist

Short description:
  • Offers insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology,…
Access details:
  • Off campus use available to Vlerick faculty & staff when using a VPN connection

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Financial Times

Short description:
  • Offers news, analysis and comment on international news, politics, business, science, technology,…
Access details:
  • Vlerick Business School has a group subscription to FT.com for its employees, Master & MBA students. For access contact the library via [email protected] or +32 9 210 97 27

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GoPress Academic

Short description:
  • Press database for Belgian newspapers and magazines, news sites and tweets from journalists
Access details:
  • Press the 'autologin' button to access the database
  • Off campus use available after registering (use your Vlerick e-mail address as your login)

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To save your searches and articles to read later your need to register first. Use your Vlerick e-mail address as your login

Nexis Uni

Short description:
  • Provides access to international newspapers, company dossiers and patent filings
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens 

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The European Business Review

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  • Business magazine offering insights, best practices and breakthrough ideas
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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The European Financial Review

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  • Financial intelligence magazine offering insights, best practices and breakthrough ideas
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Video databases

EBSCO

Short description:
  • Contains a collection of videos from the Associated Press. Videos relevant to the search terms will appear in a carousel in the result list
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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HSTalks

Short description:
  • Contains online video lectures and case studies by recognizable leading world experts. Topics include marketing, management, finance, accounting, strategy and more
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Databases for research & project support

CARMA

Short description:
  • Contains webcast- and video lectures to help faculty, graduate students and professionals learn of current development in various areas of research methods and statistics
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access after registering (use your Vlerick e-mail address as your login)

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Incites ESI

Short description:
  • Contains emerging science trends, influential individuals, institutions, papers, journals and countries in your field of research 
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Incites JCR

Short description:
  • Contains transparent, publisher-neutral data and statistics on scholarly journals 
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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JournalTOCs

Short description:
  • Table of content alerting service to keep up-to-date with newly published scholarly material
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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Sage Research Methods

Short description:
  • Contains books, dictionaries, encyclopedia, video, journal articles, cases and datasets on research methods to help you learn and conduct projects
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have (remote) access to this resource via OpenAthens

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VanDale

Short description:
  • Dictionary Dutch, English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have on campus access to this resource 

Web of Science

Short description:
  • Contains publication and citation data for discovery, access and assessment
Access details:
  • Current students, participants and employees have on campus access to this resource

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Databases

Accreditations
& Rankings

Equis Association of MBAs AACSB Financial Times