A-Z Databases


Database Use

Use of information in these resources is governed by the Ross Community Values and Academic Honor Code, as well as individual database vendor agreements as noted below. Kresge Library contracts with vendors to allow faculty, students, and staff to use these subscription databases for educational, personal and non-commercial purposes. As part of the agreement, both copyright and contract law apply.

According to the "fair use" clauses of U.S. copyright law, you may cite short excerpts in papers and reports for classroom and other academic uses if you also cite the source of the information (e.g. journal article). You may not use entire works for this purpose. When using information from these databases, properly cite and credit the source. If you have any questions about citing a particular resource, please contact us.

New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
EvaluatePharma is the leader in consensus forecasts of leading industry analysts and analysis of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology healthcare sectors providing exclusive and trusted market intelligence into global performance to 2022.

For more information see the EvaluatePharma Overview page.
IDC.com provides market intelligence covering the information technology, telecommunications and consumer technology markets. IDC reports contain analysis to help IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1,100 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide.

Technical Notes:Users must fill out a profile on first use. Access is via UM login for current faculty, students and staff of the Ann Arbor, Flint and Dearborn campuses. No guest access available.

Academic data set for the hotel industry from Smith Travel Research. Includes performance, company statistics, forecasts, hotel census and property and room counts. Contact a librarian for information on accessing this data.