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A guide to major reference works, scholarly article databases and data sources in Economics.

About scholarly articles, working papers and trade articles

The databases listed below will provide you bibliographical references to scholarly articles, working papers, trade publications and news articles. When searching in any of these databases, be sure to look at the refining facets / refining menus that can help you limit your search results by publication type and year. 

EconLit Database

Core Economics Databases

These are the specialized databases that complement the coverage of the EconLit database. They provide bibliographic information on published scholarly articles, working papers and specialized newspapers and magazines in economics. 

Working Papers Databases

Working papers are preliminary works that are not yet published and are extremely common in the field of Econmics. These papers often contain the most recent data and are cited in peer-reviewed publications.

Multidisciplinary Databases

Thesis and Dissertations

Top 10 Economics Journals from IDEAS/RePEc

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The Sofia Library Catalogue searches McGill University's collection of resources, both print and digital: 

  • scholarly, technical and popular books
  • scholarly journals, magazines and newspapers
  • films, music and partitions
  • maps, microfilm and data

NOTE: This search EXCLUDES journal articles.

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