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Collection Development

Database Usage Statistics

Usage of Business Databases: 2020

Database Searches Downloads
ABI Inform 18,946 18,102
Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Reference Center 13,136 346
Business First Louisville
Business Market Research Collection 13,136 346
Business Source Premier 26,307 7,476
EconLit 11,456
Mergent Key Business Ratios
Mergent Online 904 131
Morningstar Investment Research Center 1,262
MRI 397
NBER Working Papers 561
Nexis Uni 3,435 6,261
Regional Business News 17,696 209
Small Business Reference Center 17,810 437
Sports Market Analytics 557
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage 487 1,995
Statista 10,007 1,668
Value Line 7,396 5,963

Usage of Business Databases: 2019

Database Searches Downloads
ABI Inform 16,745 16,491
Business First Louisville
Business Market Research Collection 12,691 169
Business Source Premier 31,166 9,269
EconLit 14,916
Mergent Key Business Ratios 333
Mergent Online 536 28
Morningstar Investment Research Center 1,153
MRI
NBER Working Papers 537
Nexis Uni 5,501 162,411
Regional Business News 21,378 244
Small Business Reference Center 21,629 472
Sports Market Analytics 567
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage 117 792
Statista 7,097 2,169
Value line 6,850 5,090

Usage of Business Databases: 2018

Database Searches Downloads
ABI Inform 21,400 16,060
Business First Louisville
Business Market Research Collection 16,206 42
Business Source Premier 330,053 7,652
EconLit 18,050
Mergent Intellect 1493
Mergent Key Business Ratios 241
Mergent Online 595 107
Morningstar Investment Research Center 1,362
MRI
NBER Working Papers 591
Nexis Uni 5,581 6,433
Regional Business News 21,054 352
Small Business Reference Center 21,156 582
Sports Market Analytics 1,351
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage 1,171
Statista 7,198 1,965
Value line 8,934 3,700

Usage of Business Databases: 2017

Database Searches Downloads
ABI Inform 23,250 23,392
Business First Louisville
Business Market Research Collection 27,529 9,287
Business Source Premier 1,329 2,726
EconLit 208
Mergent Intellect 572 77
Mergent Key Business Ratios 684
Mergent Online 572 77
Morningstar Investment Research Center 497
MRI
NBER Working Papers 15,778 2,982
Nexis Uni 16,093 839
Regional Business News 1,167
Small Business Reference Center 743
Sports Market Analytics 8,409 2,030
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage 9,495 3,472

Usage of Business Databases: 2016

Database Searches Downloads
ABI Inform 31,202 22,096
Business First Louisville
Business Market Research Collection 24,079
Business Source Premier 23,103 9,098
EconLit 24,008
Mergent Intellect 33 118
Mergent Key Business Ratios 108
Mergent Online 532
Morningstar Investment Research Center 791
MRI
NBER Working Papers 449
Nexis Uni 7,788
Regional Business News 13,041 379
Small Business Reference Center 13,555 1,034
Sports Market Analytics 1,297
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage 582
Statista
Value line

Usage of Business Databases: 2015

Database Searches Downloads
ABI Inform 31,135 24,122
Business First Louisville 337
Business Market Research Collection 24,315 1
Business Source Premier 29,895 11,223
EconLit 25,355 22
Mergent Intellect 384
Mergent Online 384
Morningstar Investment Research Center 791
MRI
NBER Working Papers 449
Nexis Uni 13,532
Regional Business News 19,299
Small Business Reference Center 19,496 437
Sports Market Analytics 694
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage 688

Top 10 Journals in Business

The lists of Top 10 journals by subject were extracted from Journal Citation Reports database. The Libraries own or have access to all titles linked below.

Top 10 Journals in Business

Journal Name Total Citations 2021 Journal Impact Factor Eigenfactor Score Article Influence Score
Academy of Management Annals 8,244 19.241 0.01487 12.644
Journal of Marketing 34,054 15.360 0.01107 5.304
Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science 20,812 14.904 0.01043 3.999
Academy of Management Review 47,651 13.865 0.01252 7.905
Journal of Management 36,651 13.508 0.02882 6.448
Journal of Business Venturing 18,553 13.139 0.00879 4.083
Administrative Science Quarterly 24,247 12.529 0.0110 8.651
Harvard Business Review 23,815 12.129 0.01796 4.443
California Management Review 7,895 11.678 0.00393 2.942
Journal of Interactive Marketing 6,332 11.318 0.00376 2.593

Business Book Holdings

Program Reviews

As part of the University of Louisville's New Academic Program Approval Process, the University Libraries are asked to provide a letter of support and an evaluation of the library resources available to support newly proposed degrees and certificates.  Below are recent reviews written by Library faculty that outline available resources for specific programs proposed by the College of Business.

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