Key Databases and WWW Sites for Economics Publications and Data

Outline of Presentation for Economics 272/3 on October 17, 2002
Harold Colson, Economics Bibliographer, SSH Library hcolson@ucsd.edu

 

I. Sources for Articles, Books, Papers

Main Databases

         EconLit http://firstsearch.oclc.org/fsip?autho=100-200-510&dbname=econlit&done=referer

         Current Contents http://gateway.ovid.com/ovidweb.cgi?T=JS&MODE=ovid&NEWS=N&PAGE=main&D=ccall

         Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) http://portal.isiknowledge.com/

         WorldCat http://firstsearch.oclc.org/fsip?dbname=WorldCat?done=referer

         Digital Dissertations http://wwwlib.umi.com/dissertations/search

                          Online tutorial for “cited reference” searching in SSCI:  http://www.isinet.com/tutorials/ccrs/

Other Specialty Databases

         ABI/Inform http://www.umi.com/pqdauto?COPT=U01EPTQmREJTPTM@

         Academic Universe http://www.lexisnexis.com/universe

         British Library for Development Studies http://nt1.ids.ac.uk/dbases/bldsdb0.htm

         Current Index to Statistics http://www.statindex.org/CIS/query

         JOLIS (World Bank–IMF) http://jolis.worldbankimflib.org/e-nljolis.htm

         MathSciNet http://www.ams.org/mathscinet/

         Population Index http://popindex.princeton.edu/

 

Electronic Journals View full listing from Roger catalog

         JSTOR http://www.jstor.org

         Elsevier http://www.sciencedirect.com

  

Databases and Online Archives of Working Papers

         BibEc http://netec.wustl.edu/BibEc.html

         WoPec http://netec.wustl.edu/WoPEc.html

         RePEc/IDEAS http://ideas.uqam.ca

 

II. Gateways for Data

         UCSD Social Science Data Collection http://ssdc.ucsd.edu

         WebEc Economics Data http://netec.wustl.edu/WebEc/webecc8d.html

 

AEA Journals:

http://uclibs.org/PID/31653   AER

http://uclibs.org/PID/31655   JEL

http://uclibs.org/PID/31654   JEP

Econometrica

Introduction to Econometrics, Yixiao