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  1. Factiva provides a wide range of information from newspapers, newswires, industry publications, websites, and company reports. The global range of publications provides both local insight and international perspective on business issues and current events especially with regard to current information on companies, industries, and financial markets.
  2. Articles in biology and medicine by the worlds largest group of leading scientists and clinicians.
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  3. The Fama-French Portfolios are constructed from portfolios formed on size and value. Returns from these portfolios are used to construct the Fama-French Factors. This dataset also includes the Pastor-Stambaugh Liquidity series and the Sadka Liquidity measures.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  4. Official reports and documents published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  5. Data related to food and agriculture around the world, provided by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  6. Proposed standards and discussion papers of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.
  7. Foreign Exchange rates for over 30 world currencies and trade-weighted indices and selected interest rates for U.S. Treasuries and private money market and capital market instruments.
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  8. Transcripts of interviews with scholars, researchers, and university professors, as well as artists, filmmakers, and creators. Figure/Ground is an open-source, para-academic, inter-disciplinary collaboration.
  9. Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation & restoration, screenwriting, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews. In addition to indexing and full-text access to journals, this resource includes Variety movie reviews from 1914 to the present and over 36,300 images from the MPTV Image Archive.
  10. References articles in film and television journals and magazines.
  11. Streaming videos licensed by SFU Library. Each video is licensed for 3 years from date of purchase.
  12. Proposed standards and discussion papers of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.
  13. Delivers pre-calculated financial ratios for U.S. companies across eight different categories (Valuation, Liquidity, Profitability, and etc).
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  14. Delivers pre-calculated financial ratios for U.S. companies across eight different categories (Valuation, Liquidity, Profitability, and etc).
    SFU faculty, graduate students and eligible staff may register for an WRDS account. These WRDS accounts come with additional features such as SSH/FPT access and memory space for intermediate result sets. Use your SFU email address when applying for an account. New accounts will normally be activated within two business days.
  15. Complete archive of the The Financial Times from 1888 to 2010. Individual articles, advertisements, and market listings are shown individually and in the context of the page and issue.
  16. Public notices and announcements by First Nation governments, federal & other level of governments, corporations and others. Focuses on First Nation legislation, including First Nation laws, by-laws, land codes, and more.
  17. Contains bibliographic information about the published and unpublished literature relating to fisheries, aquatic sciences and nautical sciences.
  18. Official reports and documents published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
  19. The FBIS monitored, recorded, transcribed and translated intercepted radio broadcasts from foreign governments, official news services, and clandestine broadcasts from occupied territories. These translations, or transcriptions make up the Daily Reports. The FBIS was created during World War II and is now under the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States.
  20. British Foreign Office files dealing with China, Hong Kong and Taiwan between 1949 and 1980. Materials include formerly restricted British government documents, letters, newspapers, maps, reports of court cases, biographies of leading personalities, summaries of events, and more.
  21. Ebooks on forensic science, law enforcement, and criminal justice.
  22. An overlay of arXiv.org, a digital library of research articles in physics, mathematics, computer science, and quantitative biology.
  23. Correspondence, diaries, government papers, business records, land transactions, legal documents, speeches, books, and pamphlets documenting European settlement across the various frontiers of North America, Africa, Australia and New Zealand, between 1650 and 1920.
  24. In-depth market research and strategy reports of emerging technologies, including Aerospace & Defense; Chemicals, Materials and Food; Electronics & Security; Energy & Power Systems; Environment and Building Technologies; Healthcare; and Information & Communication Technologies.

    SFU faculty and staff are eligible to use a separate version which includes PDF downloads. Please contact ajoseph@frost.com or Jennifer.Bowen@frost.com from a valid SFU email account to set up access to that version.

    SFU students may request PDF delivery of specific reports from Frost & Sullivan for legitimate use. Please contact ajoseph@frost.com or Jennifer.Bowen@frost.com from a valid SFU email account with your request.

  25. Detailed data on over 7500 investment funds based in Canada.
  26. Downloadable data for over 7500 active funds from almost 440 sponsor companies. Information includes fund status, type, RRSP indicators, sales/redemption charge, currency, dividend frequency, management fees, expense ratios, and percentage foreign invested.
  27. Downloadable data for over 7500 active funds from almost 440 sponsor companies. Information includes fund status, type, RRSP indicators, sales/redemption charge, currency, dividend frequency, management fees, expense ratios, and percentage foreign invested.
  28. A multidisciplinary encyclopedia database, appropriate for grade 4 and up.
  29. Historical intraday options data for all US listed equity options contracts: futures and index data (variable start dates present). Data timestamps: before July 1, 2008 by seconds; from July 1, 2008 by milliseconds
    Access: Contact Mark Bodnar (mbodnar@sfu.ca) for access.
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