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The Virtual Business Library (VBL) provides access to NYU's business resources, subscriptions, and services.

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New & Updated Resources

  • 3 Jan 2020: Interface updates: Mintel Academic's "Reports" interface and IBISWorld's landing page have been updated.
  • 12 Nov 2019: New database: Pitchbook: Research companies, deals, funds, investors, and service providers across the entire private investment lifecycle. Find it on the "Company & Financials" tab. (Faculty may purchase a researcher account with expanded downloading capabilities for $2,500. Initiate your request using our Pitchbook Researcher Account Request Form.)
  • 27 Sept 2019: New modules: Sales Catalyst and Brand Catalyst have been added to Simmons Insights. These tools generate actionable brand, consumer, and sales insights using Simmons data without the need to manually create crosstabs.
  • 5 Aug 2019: New database: GlobalData Travel & Tourism: Provides research on market trends for travel, tourism, and related industries. Find it on the "Industry" and "Market" tabs.
  • 24 July 2019: New dataset: L2 Political Academic Voter File: Database of every registered US voter with basic socio-demographic indicators (some modeled). Access mediated by NYU's Data Services.
  • 17 July 2019: New eBooks: Harvard Business Publishing Collection (containing 600+ titles) has been added to the "Business eBooks" tab and library catalog.

To view new databases across all disciplines, consult NYU's main Databases A-Z list.

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