Using the web-based query form to extract and output data in .txt, .csv, .xlsx, .dat, .sav, .dta, and etc.
Select Date Range
Select Database Search Method, the options include:
Manually entering identifiers
Uploading a text file containing a list of identifiers
The entire database
Select Output Format
Find detailed introduction of WRDS Web Query in this video tutorial (Vimeo 10 min, 23 sec).
To run web queries, make sure you have the following:
Detailed step-by-step directions (Must be logged in with a WRDS account to access this page)
WRDS provides a high-performance computing cluster, the WRDS Cloud. WRDS Data is easily accessible in your favorite programming language from your computer or on the WRDS Cloud.
The connection methods available are listed under each language.
Python Video Introduction (Vimeo 16 min, 56 sec) (tutorials and exemplar notebooks provided below requiring a WRDS account)
R (tutorials provided below requiring a WRDS account)
SAS (tutorials provided below requiring a WRDS account)
More programming tutorials including Stata, MATLAP and PostgreSQL are available at WRDS Support/Programming