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January 26, 2011
Writing about web page https://customers.reuters.com/trainingknowledgenetwork/Datastream/Index.html
The Thomson Reuters Knowledge Network provides a variety of training materials for users of Datastream.
The on-demand e-tutorials require you to sign up for a free account with Thomson Reuters Customer Zone, but the video tutorials can be viewed online by anyone.
For Datastream beginners I would recommend viewing:
November 15, 2010
The library has an extended trial to the company and financial database PI Navigator provided by Perfect Information. This database provides filings data for more than 14 million global companies. It includes annual reports, M&A data, IPO and bond prospectuses, and news announcements.
A database factsheet for PI Navigator showing some basic search tips can be downloaded from this blog post.
Current members of the University of Warwick can access PI Navigator from the Key Electronic Resources for Business page on the library website. The trial ends on 30/06/11.
Download: Database Factsheet: PI Navigator
October 18, 2010
The Bureau van Dijk databases Amadeus and Fame are updating to a new interface later this week.
From Monday 25th October links to both Amadeus and Fame will automatically direct you to the new interface. Many of the search functions remain the same but the look of the site will change. A database factsheet for Amadeus showing the new interface can be downloaded from this blog post.
If you have any searches or list formats saved on the old version of either database please contact Emma Cragg for help exporting them.
Download: Database Factsheet: Amadeus