Databases

  • Searchable with HUGO
  • Accessible within the HU
  • Accessible from home with HU login
  • Academic Search Premier

    Fulltext articles from 3,600 international academic journals.
    Abstracts from 8,100 journals.

    Manual Video
  • BJu Tijdschriften

    Over 40 online journals (Dutch and English) by Boom Juridische uitgevers, all articles are fulltext available. A wide range of legal literature but also related issues such as crime, safety and financial management.

  • Boom Bestuurskunde

    Access to 4 Dutch online journals on public administration.

  • Business Source Elite

    Provides full text coverage for more than 1,000 international journals on finance, economics and management. In addition to the full text, the database offers abstracts for over 1,750 journals. Also includes detailed company profiles for the world's 10,000 largest companies.

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  • CBS Statline

    Information from the Dutch central bureau for statistics (CBS) on many social and economic subjects.

  • Communicatie Intelligence Database

    Database for communication professionals: (scientific) research, how-to articles, checklists and more. Both national and international data is included.

  • Company.info

    Company.info contains information on Dutch businesses and foreign companies with Dutch holdings.

  • DOAJ (Directory of open access journals)

    Open access directory with quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

  • Emerald Insight

    Access to various online journals in various disciplines including: business, (higher) education, pedagogy, engineering, information & knowledge management, facility management, operations & logistics, quality management and marketing.

  • ESB : vakblad voor economen

  • Espacenet : Europe's Network of patent databases

    Espacenet offers free access to more than 80 million patent documents worldwide, containing information about inventions and technical developments from 1836 to today (Dutch patents from 1912 to today).
    English version available at Espacenet.com.

  • EuroFM

    European Facility Management network.

  • Factomedia base

    Dutch database with articles in the field of purchasing and facility management.

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  • Finance & Control base

    Dutch database with over 2,000 articles on financial management.

    Manual
  • Financieele Dagblad

  • Gartner

    Offers publications on research and analysis of trends in IT strategy and telecommunications. Clicking on "Explore" is a way to see hype cycles and magic quadrants. Note that by logging in you give Gartner your HU email adress.

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  • GreenFile

    Database covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, such as global warming, pollution, renewable energy and recycling. The database provides abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as full text for more than 4,700 records.

  • HBO Kennisbank

    Dutch national database with full text publications by students and lecturers of the HU and other Dutch universities (mostly in Dutch) - interface in English: http://www.hbo-kennisbank.nl/en/page/home/.

  • IMF

    The site of the International Monetary Fund offers access to internationl data, statistics and country information. Under "Publications" you find e.g. the following publications in pdf format: the IMF Country Reports and The World Economic Outlook.

  • LexisNexis Academic

    Dutch and international news sources.
    Replaced by Nexis Uni.

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  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

    Indexes for more than 600 English journals, books, research reports and proceedings in the field of information science and information management.

  • Management executive base

    Dutch database, including the Management tools base. Access to articles and instruments from various Kluwer publications on management.

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  • Marketing Intelligence Database

  • Marketline Advantage

    Offers over 30,000 company profiles, 3,500 industry profiles, and 110 country profiles. Reports are fulltext available in pdf format and offer information on market segmentation, market rivalry, SWOT analyses and forecasts. Depending on the information type you can download content in one of the formats: PDF, Excel, Word or PowerPoint.

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  • NARCIS

    Open access source with publications from all Dutch universities, research institutes, the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and the Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NOW). Includes open access doctoral theses from all Dutch universities. Click on the English icon on the right top of the page.

  • Navigator (voorheen Kluwer Navigator)

    This Dutch legal database includes regulations and legislation combined with case law, comments, specialist literature, journals and Kluwer series. In addition to legal information, you have access to the Kengetallen module as well as all the “Vakstudies” publications for tax specialists. Personalised features are available by registering your HU account: select ‘Of inloggen via: WO/HBO' and click on the HU logo.

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  • NEN Connect

    Database with standards on construction, installation, environment, trade and industry. Access to: all national standards (NEN, NPR, NTA). All European and international standards accepted for use in the Netherlands (NEN-EN, NEN-EN-ISO, NEN-ISO, NEN-EN-IEC and NEN-IEC). All international standards (ISO and IEC).

  • Nexis Uni

    Dutch and international news sources. Replacement for Lexis Nexis Academic.

  • Ondernemerswijzer

    Dutch database with information for self-employed entrepreneurs.

  • Pressreader

    Online access to more than 7000 newspapers and magazines from 100 different countries in 54 languages. Full text, up-to-date and with an archive up to 90 days.

  • Rechtsorde

    This legal information portal provides access to all legal sources covered by Hogeschool licences (Kluwer Navigator, Boom Juridische tijdschriften, journals published by Paris, Ars Aequi maandblad) as well as to relevant public sources (including overheid.nl, rechtspraak.nl, Eurlex etc.). All sources can be searched in one go. Manuals, tuition and personalised features are available by registering your HU account: click on ‘Hogeschool Utrecht’ (top right), select ‘WO en HBO hier inloggen’ and click on the HU logo.

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  • Sage Business Cases

    The 2500 Sage business cases are designed to engage students in applying core concepts to practice through the use of examples from the global business environment. With instructor-only teaching notes with suggested teaching strategies, target audience, and possible responses to discussion questions that can help facilitate classroom discussion. Topics include Marketing, Operations Management, Small Business & Entrepreneurship, International Business, Human Resource Management, and more.

  • Sage Premier

    Online access to over 550 scientific peer-reviewed journals published by Sage, in the field of Social Science, Biomedical and Health sciences, and Engineering. Digtial archive from 1999 with over 290,000 fulltext articles.

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  • Science Direct

    Over 1.2 million scientific articles, from 1995 up to the present. Many articles are fulltext available, some only in abstract.

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  • Sdu HSE

  • Sigma base

    Dutch database with information on quality management in the profit as well in the non profit sector: news, columns and articles containing practical information, visions and recent developments, instruments, theoretical contexts and views.The articles come from the ‘Handboek Integrale Kwaliteitszorg’, the ‘Handboek Kwaliteit in de Praktijk’, and from the archive of ‘Sigma: platform voor kwaliteitsmanagement’, from 1997 onwards

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  • Springer Journals

    Over 1200 journals on all fields of science.

  • Vereniging Schoonmaak Research (VSR)

  • WARC

    (World Advertising Research Center)is the world's premier information resource for marketing, advertising and communications professionals, with more than 50,000 articles from three decades and all main markets. They have material on all aspects of communications from award-winning case studies to cutting-edge think pieces and conference reports, academic papers, respected adspend forecasts and creative executions. Sources are Warc’s dedicated researchers and correspondents around the world, 50 leading partners worldwide and publications they produce with other organizations.
    Extensive user guide.

    Manual
  • World Factbook, The

    Access to information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.