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COMM 311 - Commerce Scholars Program

Data Sources

There are a large number of dataset repositories, catalogs and portals which can be used in business research. This page presents a selected list of resources, organized in broad categories by type of data:

  • Large Data Sets
  • Financial Data Time Series
  • Economics and Social Science Databases
Identifying alternate data sources
Use Library Research Guides Search institutional repositories:

 

Conducting primary research

Researchers also conduct primary research, collecting and managing their own original data. If this is an area that interests you, please review UBC Library's Research Data Management guide.

Obtain help

Large Data Sets

These sources enable you to access large sets of data, which will assist you with the assignment in which you have to analyze over 1,000 data points.

Financial Data

Economics and Social Sciences Databases