Economics Research Guide

 Databases  Reference  Books  Journals  Videos  Web 

This guide will point you to many key resources for economics.
If you need help with your research, ask a librarian.



Search library databases for articles, case studies, editorials, reports, reviews, data, and other documents.  

To select the database(s) most suited to your needs, click on DatabaseInfoIcon for more information about each database. 

Most Frequently Used Databases in Economics:

Additional databases are available. Visit Databases for BusinessOr select other databases from all database options.

Are you looking for an article you can't find from the links above?

Help Using the Databases

Additional database guides and tutorials are also available.

Reference Resources

Economics Reference - Select Works

Select from the following reference works to find in- depth definitions, background information, standards, data, and more:

Background Information, Terminology, & Standards


Where to Browse in the Library

Print materials can be found in ODU Library's Reference Collection and in the Main Stacks in the following ranges of the Dewey Decimal System

  • 330-338 (economics, economic systems)
  • 301 (social aspects of economies)
  • 650 (management and auxiliary services)

Books and Ebooks  


Library Catalogs  

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Web Sites 

Visit the following sites for authorities on money, government sites, and economics.

Associations--A Selection


Economic Indicators

Economics Research

Economic Data and Resources

Government Sites

Learning/Instruction Materials

Periodicals Online

 Past last updated: 29 March 2014 | ODU Library Reference Services 
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