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borealis: The Canadian Dataverse Repository

Repository for research data collected by individuals and organizations associated with Ontario universities. View Full Description

Canadian Census Analyzer

Census Profiles tables by census geography or by census year, plus Microdata Files and Postal Code Conversion Files. View Full Description


Canadian socio-economic statistical data. For advanced users. View Full Description

CANSIM @ Statistics Canada

Canadian socio-economic statistical data. View Full Description

CFMRC/TSX Database Annual Update

Toronto Stock Exchange historical data hosted on the U of T CHASS platform. View Full Description

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

The most recent edition of a handbook of key data, constants, terms in chemistry and physics. View Full Description

CRSP Databases: CRSP US Stock and CRSP Historical Indexes

Security prices and other historical data for more than 20,000 companies from the New York Stock Exchange, AMEX and NASDAQ. View Full Description

Disease Surveillance On-Line

Statistics and data for a range of years from Health Canada. View Full Description

EIKON and Datastream

An international historical financial database View Full Description

Elections Canada: Past Elections

Federal election results, by candidate, riding, or district. View Full Description

Europa World

Contains political and economic information and selected data on countries and organizations worldwide. View Full Description

Financial Performance Data

Industry Canada's performance benchmark data for financial planning of start-up and established small and medium sized businesses. View Full Description

Financial Performance Indicators for Canadian Business

NAICS key financial ratios in downloadable files organized by year, region and operating revenue. View Full Description


Industry market research reports. View Full Description


US and international datasets in criminology, demography, economics, health, political science, and sociology. View Full Description

InCites Journal Citation Reports

Research tool, developed by ISI, to show the relative importance of journals within subject categories. Includes impact factors. View Full Description

Index of downloadable Statistics Canada publications

Electronic copies of Statistics Canada publications from the past and present. View Full Description

Industry Norms & Key Business Ratios, 2011 edition (via CHASS)

Contains industry norms, starting in 2000, with twice yearly updates (Spring & Fall). View Full Description

International Financial Statistics (IFS)

Financial data about the member countries in the IMF available in tables or through queries. View Full Description

Investext (via Mergent Online)

Full-text database of investment research reports. View Full Description

Key Business Ratios

Industry benchmarking data for public and private companies. View Full Description

Market Share Reporter

Presents comparative business statistics with an immediate overview of companies, products and services and cites original sources View Full Description

MarketLine: Advantage

A collection of company, industry and country information, including over 200 countries and major industry sectors. View Full Description

Mergent Online

Provides business and financial information on more than 10,000 public companies around the world. Includes Investext. View Full Description


Standard and Poor's Industry Surveys and the Register of Corporations, Directors, and Executives. View Full Description


Repository of socio-economic survey, census, and polling data from Statistics Canada, Ipsos Reid, Gallup, etc. View Full Description

OECD iLibrary

Access books, articles, reports & statistics from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. View Full Description


Euromonitor's market research data for countries and companies. View Full Description

Penn World Tables

Lists purchasing power parity and national income accounts for countries worldwide. View Full Description


Company information data and analytical tools. View Full Description

Political Risk Yearbook

Country reports with political and economic information. View Full Description

ProQuest Historical Annual Reports

Full-text company reports. View Full Description

Public Record Locator

A searchable directory linking to public record databases from the U.S. and other countries. View Full Description

Risk Management Association: Search Statement Studies

Financial composite data for U.S. companies (and some non-U.S.). Also known as Annual Statement Studies. View Full Description

Scholars GeoPortal

Use geographically based licensed data in a visual interface. View Full Description

Scholars Portal Dataverse

Repository for research data collected by individuals and organizations associated with Ontario universities. View Full Description

Scott's Directories

Directory of Canadian companies with contact and basic business information. Please "LOG OUT" when you're finished. View Full Description


Securities filed electronically with the Canadian Securities Administrators. View Full Description

The World Factbook

Information on countries of the world prepared by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. View Full Description

WomanStats Project

A compilation of data on over 260 indicators of women's status in 174 countries. Creating a free account is required. View Full Description

World Development Indicators

Development data from more than 200 countries View Full Description

WRCERG: Waterloo Region Collaborative Economic Research Group website

Waterloo region economic data & analysis View Full Description

WRDS: Wharton Research Data Services

Contains company finances as well as equity and fixed income data, and is intended for in-depth financial and accounting research. View Full Description