Scientific evidence can be found on the internet (Google Scholar) and in online research databases. Below is an overview of the most relevant research databases in the field of management.
Unfortunately, due to licensing restrictions, most research databases are only accessible to students, faculty or staff of universities or other institutions of higher educations. However, CEBMa provides its members who are not affiliated with an educational institution with access on an individual basis. For more information click here.
ABI/INFORM Global™ is one of the most comprehensive business databases on the market. It includes in-depth coverage for over 3,535 publications, with more than 2,495 available in full text.
Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete provides full text coverage for more than 1,100 scholarly business, management and economics journals, including nearly 500 peer-reviewed publications. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 1,800 journals.
PsycINFO is a database produced by the American Psychological Association. PsycINFO provides abstracts (NB!) and citations to the scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences. The database includes material of relevance to professionals in related fields such as management, business, education, social science, and social work.
Web of Knowledge
Web of Knowledge (formerly known as ISI Web of Knowledge) is an academic citation indexing and search service, and is provided by Thomson Reuters. Web of Knowledge covers the social sciences, arts and humanities. It provides bibliographic content and tools to access, analyze, and manage research information. Multiple databases can be searched simultaneously.
Science Direct is a database of Elsevier Inc. and includes approximately 1,000 peer-reviewed journals published by Elsevier and a number of other publishers. Although the majority of the journals are in science and technology, journals in arts and humanities, business and social sciences are also included.
ERIC - the Education Resources Information Center - is an online digital library of education research and information. ERIC provides access to education-related scientific literature to support the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making.