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UPDATES REGARDING LIBRARY RESOURCES AND SERVICES

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Economics

Resources

Find Sources

Find Articles

Use these selected databases to find articles on your topic:

International Statistics

Domestic Statistics

Background Sources

Multidisciplinary encyclopedias:

Discipline specific sources:

Additional Online Resources

These websites have been evaluated by librarians (that's a good thing) for use in an academic setting. However, any website can be changed without notice, so be sure to evaluate every site you use.

Compustat, CRSP, WRDS, and FactSet

Compustat provides accounting information for US firms. Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) provides access to market data for US firms. Both are accessed through the Wharton Research Data Service (WRDS). WRDS includes financial datasets such as company accounting information, stock price information, patent information, operational business information and more for firms and in the US and around the world. Fairfield University subscribes to these services through the Dolan School of Business and provides access to them for students and faculty of the university.

Register for WRDS here
Register for FactSet here

For technical support please contact Michael McDonald at mmcdonald8@fairfield.edu

Citations & Support

Citing Your Sources

The links below point to brief informational guides for creating accurate citations. For more complete information, consult the original books at the library (see call numbers below) or contact a librarian.

Questions about Citations? Save time, ask a Librarian!

Citation Managers

the Zotero logo

Zotero (pronounced "zoh-TAIR-oh") is a standalone application that uses browser connectors to save full text, organize sources, and create citations. Click the logo to see more info!

Refworks logo

ATTENTION: Please note that the Library will be ending its subscription to Refworks in July 2022. For more information, see our Refworks-to-Zotero transfer guide.

The Writing Center

The Writing Center, located in the main level of the DiMenna-Nyselius library, will help you with your writing. Tutors will work with you to improve essays, research papers, oral presentations, and more!

Schedule an appointment online or contact them by e-mail at writingcenter@fairfield.edu.

Ask a Librarian

Still not finding what you need? A Librarian is available to help!

Schedule a Research Appointment Chat with a librarian 24/7 Research Services Hours