Business Source Complete

With premium full-text content and peer-reviewed business journals, this database is an essential tool for business students. It covers all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, accounting, banking, finance and more.

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Title List:
Journals: Excel | HTML
Subject: Excel | HTML
Other: Excel | HTML

Content Includes

  • 1,621 active, full-text, non-open access journals and magazines
  • 922 active, full-text, peer-reviewed, non-open access journals
  • 440 active, full-text, peer-reviewed, non-open access journals with no embargo
  • 693 active, full-text, non-open access journals indexed in Web of Science or Scopus

Business Source Versions Compared

Business Source Ultimate
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals: 1,465
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals with No Embargo: 910
Business Source Complete
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals: 922
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals with No Embargo: 440
Business Source Premier
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals: 556
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals with No Embargo: 208
Business Source Elite
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals: 299
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals with No Embargo: 138

Business Source Versions Compared

Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals
Active Full-Text Peer-Reviewed Non-Open-Access Journals with No Embargo
Business Source Ultimate 1,465 910
Business Source Complete 922 440
Business Source Premier 556 208
Business Source Elite 299 138

Superior Business Coverage

When Business Source Complete is combined with the comprehensive database Regional Business News Plus, the result is a package that delivers more key content to academic researchers than any other business database available.

Topical Video Content

Business Source Complete offers access to video content from the Associated Press, the world’s leading news agency. Videos relevant to the search terms will appear in a panel in the result list. With footage from 1930 to the present and updated monthly, this collection of more than 75,000 videos covers a wide variety of topics.

Company View

The Company View component of Business Source Complete provides detailed company information for more than 1.1 million of the world’s largest public and private companies. Data includes financials, subsidiaries, products, employees, industry information and more.

With the Company View Content in Context feature, users gain a broader and deeper approach to investigating a company through contextual access to related information including:

  • Case studies
  • Industry profiles
  • SWOT analyses
  • Books/Monographs
  • Articles from business journals, magazines and trade publications
  • Market research reports 
  • Product reviews
  • News articles
  • Country reports