Business Source Alumni Edition

A limited version of the database Business Source Complete for CBS-alumni. This database contains scholarly journal articles in business and related disciplines, company profiles, market and industry reports, SWOT analyses, cases etc.

Business Source Alumni Edition contents

This database contains scholarly journal articles in business and related disciplines, company profiles, cases etc. Furthermore, you can find 1000s of industry and market reports on country and region level.
The database covers a wide range of business-related topics, among these management, economics, finance, banking, insurance, auditing, law, international trade, marketing, human resources, operations management, public administration, computer science etc.

The number of articles and other document types is limited in relation to Business Source Complete, but still very extensive.

There is full-text access to more than 1,200 journals and magazines, and to more than 25,000 other types of publications. In addition, there is access to search and read abstracts on more than 6,000 journals and magazines, and in more than 41,000 other types of publications.

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An example of a high-profile full-text journal: Academy of Management Journal. Here you will find full-text articles from March 1, 1963, and to the present day.

If you want to read the latest edition of the Academy of Management Journal (or any other journal):

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"Company profiles", located as a separate menu item, contain profiles of companies, including SWOT analyses, competitor lists, as well as company histories.

An EBSCOhost app is available for smartphones. Download from the bottom of the search page.

Link to an extensive EBSCOhost search manual
Link to a guide to print / email / save functions in EBSCOhost

Access is reserved to CBS alumni. To be admitted, you must be registered as CBS alumni and have been awarded a CBS alumni login (e.g. evtr01ae). This login must be used when you want to access the database. You can access the database from anywhere.
If you have forgotten your login or never been assigned one, please send an email with your full name and date of birth to the CBS Alumni office at Then you will receive a new login.


Facts about Business Source Alumni Edition


> 6.000 journals and magazines (whereof more than 1,200 with full text access)

> 41.000 other publications (whereof more than 25,000 with full text access)

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The page was last edited by: CBS Library // 05/08/2019