Business Databases for Vanderbilt Alumni

Vanderbilt University alumni are welcome to visit any of the Vanderbilt Libraries and use many research databases, check out books, and meet with a librarian. In addition, Vanderbilt alumni have remote access to the business databases listed on this page. VUNetID authentication is required. 

Alumni without a VUNetID may request one through the Ask a Librarian service. (Note: To expedite the request, please indicate the school from which you graduated, and your year of graduation.)

Alumni who graduated 2011 and later can re-authenticate a VUNetID here: VUIT AccessVU - Existing Users.


  • Computer Database

    Computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology. Info

  • Expanded Academic ASAP

    Articles from scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers on a broad range of subject areas, including social sciences, humanities, science, technology, and business. Indexes articles from the New York Times. Info

  • First Research

    Industry Profiles: overviews, challenges, trends, executive insight, call prep questions, financials, forecasts, growth rating, and industry drivers. Industries by economic metrics: financial, HR, industry drivers, forecasts. Info

  • Going Global

    Worldwide job & internship listings, industry, country & city guides, country-specific career information, work permit/visa regulations, cultural/interviewing advice, corporate profiles. H1B records from Department of Labor. Info

  • Mergent Online

    Corporate financial histories (including capital changes) and operational histories for international public companies. Customizable reports on companies. Info

  • OneSource (formerly Avention)

    Details on US and international companies, executives, market research reports, and trade publications. Includes financials, subsidiaries, and trade and business news. Info

  • UniWorld

    Contact information for headquarters, branches, subsidiaries, and affiliates of the multinational firms. Find U.S. corporations with operations in other countries and firms based in other countries with locations in the U.S. Info