A-Z Database List

Our popular research databases for hospitality and business research:

ABI/INFORM

  • Full-text access to newspapers, and trade and academic journals for all of the business disciplines. Includes full-text coverage of The Wall Street Journal.

American FactFinder

  • Interactive census database provided by the government. Includes population, housing, industry, and business statistics for US states, cities, and ZIP Codes.

Bloomberg

  • One of the world's premiere financial databases, including data on equities, fixed income, commodities, currencies, mergers & acquisitions, private equity, and more. Access is limited to a terminal in the library.

Bizminer

  • Financial statement data, including ratios, industry benchmarks, and competitive analysis.

Business Insights: Essentials

  • Company Finder with fundamentals and histories, investment and market reports, and rankings. Also provides industry reports and statistics, financial ratios, and product brands.

Business Source Complete

  • Provides full-text access to academic and trade journals. Also includes industry and country reports and SWOT analyses.

CareerSearch

  • Powerful employment research tool with a database of employers from every major sector of the business and academic worlds. Includes a Salary Wizard tool.

Economist Intelligence Unit

  • International coverage and access to EIU’s Country ReportCountry ProfileCountryDataCityData, and Market Indicators and Forecasts.

Factiva

  • Global news and business information, including company and market research. Provides full-text coverage of The Wall Street Journal.

Gartner

  • Information technology industry reports, and analysis of products on the market.

GuideStar

  • Information on nonprofits and charities.

Hoover's Online

  • Provides company profiles and business news for public companies and some private companies. Provides SEC filings, annual reports, subsidiaries, financial data, and more.

Hospitality & Tourism Complete

  • Research and industry news focused on hospitality and tourism, including full-text access to hospitality industry publications.

Hotel Horizons

  • PKF Hospitality Research tool with analysis for hotel segments across 50 U.S. metro areas. Includes RevPar, ADR, occupancy rates, revenue, and demand and supply data.

Hsyndicate

  • Global hospitality and tourism industry reports.

IBISWorld

  • Provides industry reports for over 700 U.S. industries, and coverage of selected industries on a global scale. Each report includes key statistics, market characteristics and segmentation, industry conditions, leading competitors, risk ratings, industry performance, and future outlook analysis.

LexisNexis

  • Provides full text for major newspapers and TV and radio transcripts. Includes federal and state laws, legal cases, and regulations.

Leadership Library

  • Directory of major U.S. government, business, professional, and nonprofit organizations. Screen by industry, geography, company size, or keyword.

Mergent Online

  • National and international company financial information, including filings and annual reports. Provides SEC filings, annual reports, group comparisons and "as-reported" financial statements for public companies.

Mintel Oxygen

  • Market research reports for products, markets, and demographics. Analysis includes market sizes and trends, and market segmentation. Users will be asked to register for an account with their Cornell email address.

Nestlé Library Restaurant Menus Database

  • Index of classical and contemporary food and beverage menus. Searchable by cuisine, restaurant typology, meal segment, location, and time period. Includes the Herndon/Vehling and Tschirky menu collections.

NetAdvantage

  • Standard & Poor's publications, including in-depth Industry Surveys with industry trends, operations, ratios, and data for industries like lodging, casinos, cruise lines, and real estates.

Passport

  • Excellent source of international data and statistics for industries, markets, products, and trends. Reports on countries, consumer market sizes, market forecasts, consumer lifestyles, companies, brands, and more.

ScienceDirect

  • Searchable database of Elsevier journals and eBooks.

SimplyMap

  • Web-based mapping application to create thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data for the United States.

SNL

  • News, industry analysis, markets, and deals. Includes in-depth coverage of REITs (Real Estate Investment Trusts). Users will be asked to register for an account with their Cornell email address.

Sport Business Research Network

  • International sport marketing and business information, including data for sport participation, fan profiles, facilities, sport finance, marketing, and more.

Technomic Digital Resource Library:

  • Foodservice and restaurant industry intelligence, forecasts, and data. Includes chain restaurant company information and financials. DRINKS module includes industry trends and statistics; company, brand, and product profiles; and more, for the alcoholic beverages sector.

Thomson ONE

  • Access to current and historical financial data, including merger & acquisition data, market data, financial statements, filings, stock providers, analyst reports, private equity deals, and more. This database works only in Internet Explorer.

Trends in the Hotel Industry

  • Detailed analysis of hotel revenues, expenses, and profits by property type, geographic location, rate, and size categories. Published by PKF Hospitality Research.

Vault

  • Career insider guides focused on help for job seekers. Include information on a company's corporate culture, salary negotiation, interview tips, and more. You must create a personal user account using your Cornell email address to access Vault's Career Insider.

Web of Science

  • Suite of citation indexes, including the Social Science Citation Index (SSCI).