Database covering periodical publications and ebooks.
An economic news and press database.
Business Source Complete (EBSCO)
Database featuring bibliographic , providing indexing and abstracts for the most important economic journals.
Derwent Innovation Index (1980-2009)
A patent resource combining the Derwent World Patents Index and Derwent Patent Citation Index databases.
Bibliographic database published by the American Economic Association.
Hospitality & Tourism
A database offering full-text access to journals covering research.
Regional Business News
Database offering full-text access to articles from the press, specialized journals and regional news agencies.
Database containing financial information on Spanish and Portuguese companies.
Statistics focusing on industries, markets and consumers.

Recommended bibliography

Economía internacional: teoría y política
Written by two of the most influential and important economists, International Economics: Theory and Policy provide
Book dedicated to the study of the economic structure in Spain
It summarizes in a systematic and pedagogical way the principal tools and arguments in response to macroeconomics
Book which addresses important questions about the public pension system


Journal of Economic Literature
The Journal of Economic Literature (JEL), first published in 1969, is designed to help economists keep abreast of .
Quarterly Journal of Economics
The Quarterly Journal of Economics is the oldest professional journal of economics in the English language.
Journal considered one of the top financial-themed journals.

Rules and standards

IFRS Foundation
Its principal objective is the promotion of the International Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards.
Recommendations, guidelines, rules and standards
Documents that collate the methodological and technical specifications resulting from experience.

Reference works

Diccionary which systematizes for the first time financial terminology in Catalan
Economics A-Z
This is a free-to-access online glossary of economic terms from The Economist.
Dictionary containing over 3,000 terms explained in clear and simple language.
A selection of dictionaries

Press and news

The Economist
The Economist is a British weekly publication in English based in London covering international affairs and economi
The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal is an American English-language international daily newspaper with a special emphasis on ..
Forbes is a reliable source of business news and financial information.
Actualidad económica
Actualidad Económica is a Spanish magazine on economics that has been published in Madrid since 1958.

Open-access resources

The National Statistics Institute (INE) produces and distributes official statistics in Spain.
Eurostat (Statistical Office of the European Communities) is the statistical arm of the European Commission.
The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics
The Concise Encyclopedia of Economics (CEE), 2nd ed., 2008, is an online encyclopedia of economics.

Recommended bibliography

This book aims to make economics seem as useful as it really is.

UOC Learning resources

Introducció a l'economia
Teaching materials from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya’s Introducción a la empresa [Introduction to Business]