E-resources

Find empirical data in the library databases: academic articles, market, country and company information, law, statistics about everything.

365 DESIGN - knowledge about design, trends, consumption & economy

Information:
Host: Pejgruppen
Source type: Primary/secondary


In Danish only.
365DESIGN is a Danish industry universe, targeted professionals within the design industry.  365DESIGN communicates knowledge about design, trends, consumption & economy.
Topics are the industry, brands and products, trends and colors of the season, the retail industry's development and information on the most important design, furniture and interior design trade shows and events.
You have access to the news portal and to the magazine 365DESIGN, published 4 times a year.
Magazine in hardcopy can be borrowed from the library as well (from 4/2018)

Access: Via Studyupdate

AGROVOC - natural science vocabulary

Information:
AGROVOC is a vocabulary covering these areas: food, nutrition, agriculture, forestry, fisheries, scientific and common names of animals and plants, environment, biological notions, techniques of plant cultivation and more. It is published by FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) and edited by a community of experts.

Translated into 33 different languages and you can use it to look up synonyms and related concepts (broader or narrower terms).
Perfect for desk research!


Access:

http://aims.fao.org/standards/agrovoc/functionalities/search

BAAA Library catalogue

Information:
Business Academy Aarhus' own library catalogue. Search for books, e-books, files, magazines and much more in the catalogue. Reserve interesting titles, or renew the stuff you have borrowed using your EAA-username.

Access to the library catalogue

Bibliotek.dk - national library database

Information:
In Denmark borrowing books etc. is free of charge. 
Furthermore, you may request books, movies, music etc. from all of Denmark's libraries (ie. public libraries, university libraries, educational libraries) just by requsting via the site bibliotek.dk. 
The Business Academy's library is receiving requested books from other libraries twice a week. 

Electronic resources
Due to the complicated rights to electronic information, it is in most circumstances not possible to access other libraries' collection of ie. e-books or databases, even though you're able to view the titles etc. using Bibliotek.dk, unless you're a registered customer of the library in question.

Access: Free via bibliotek.dk

Byg-Erfa - constructional experiences & knowledge

Information:
Host: Fonden Byg-Erfa
Source type: Primary


Fonden BYG-ERFA collects, processes and conveys constructional experiences straight from the contruction industry.
In Danish only.


Access:

From school and from home via WAYF

Access via WAYF - troubleshooting (pdf)

 

Børsen Business Net - business news and articles

Information:
Host: Børsen
Source type: Pimary/secundary

Børsen is Danish business newspaper and business news portal. Read selected business news in English, or search the print edition's article archive - in Danish.


Access:

DCA - News on research in food and agriculture

Information:

Host: National Center for Food and Agriculture, University of Aarhus
Source type: Primary


National Center for Food and Agriculture publishes within these subject areas:

  • Horticulture
  • Livestock
  • Agriculture/Farming

These series contain research results and trial statements with focus on danish conditions. Before 2011 the publications were divided into two seperate publishings, "Grøn Viden" and "DJF rapport"  - now they are all published in "DCA publications". Language is danish - but use Google Translate.


Access: Free via National Center for Food and Agriculture, University of Aarhus

Search all DCA publications

Historical publications: http://dca.au.dk/publikationer/historiske/

Directory of Open Access Journals - 'free' academic articles

Information:
Host: DOAJ
Source type: Primary source


In this database you'll find open access journals and articles from all over the world. The topics cover most of Business Academy Aarhus' subject areas.

You can search for articles using a detailed subject hierarchy.


Access: https://doaj.org/

Help: Video tutorial and introduction to Open Access

Doingbusiness.org - starting new enterprises abroad; barriers and law

Infomation

Host: The World Bank
Source type: Primary/secondary


Doingbusiness.org provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement across 190 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level. For all small and medium enterprises, this site gathers and provides information on economic data, laws and regulations for almost all countries in the world and covers the most important topics to start and manage a business.


Access: Free via www.doingbusiness.org

EBSCO Business Source - knowledge on marketing, economics, management, environmental issues, green architecture

Information:
Host: EBSCO
Source type: Primary / Secondary


Ebsco Business Source Complete is targeted academic business programmes and business life in general and contains approximately 6200 journals with full access to around 3800 journals.

You'll find ie. 'Harvard Business Review' and 'Marketing Research'.In 'Greenfile' you'll find information on all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.  Full text access to more than 4,700 records.

Ejendomsforeningen Danmark - data on construction, costs and revenue

Information:
Host
: Ejendomsforeningen Danmark (danish property federation)
Source type: Primary (Industry association)


Data in the property statistics derives from a variety of sources - both public authorities and other stakeholders in the real estate industry.

Property statistics is an online database of statistics on the property market. It contains statistics that are publicly available or can be purchased as a special extract from, for example, Statistics Denmark and is backed by Property Federation's own data.Property statistics are continually updated and new data is added.

Property data includes data within these nine subjects:

  • Property stock
  • Construction
  • Cost of construction
  • Cost of property management
  • Return, price and property rental
  • Residents and commercial tenants
  • Vacant premises and property
  • Property turnover
  • International comparisons

Language is danish, but use a translation tool.


Access:
https://ejendomsforeningen.dk/tal-analyse/ejendomsstatistikken

Ejendomsmægleren - news on real estate

Information:
Host: Ejendomsmægleren (The Danish Association of Chartered Estate Agents)
Source type: Primary (industry association)


The Danish Association of Chartered Estate Agents have made their industry magazine (Ejendomsmægleren) accessible online. Use the magazine for inspiration, for example for your choice of subject; they are of course a primary source of information within the market of real estate.

Language is danish, but use a translation tool


Access:
http://www.de.dk/Bladet/

Eurostat - the statistical database of the EU

Information:

Host: EU Commission
Source type: Primary


The statistical database of the European Union, containing all official statistics of the EU member countries and the most important partner countries. A really good alternative to certain countries' national statistics!

All stats are harmonized which make them comparable across borders.

A good starting point is Statistics Explained, an official Eurostat website, presenting statistical topics in an easily understandable way. You will find links to the tables, related publications and sources so you can make your own tables and work with the data.


Access: Free - Eurostat

Finans.dk - articles and news from the financial sector

Information:
Host: Finans.dk
Source type: Primary/Secondary


JP Finans writes insightfully about modern business, politics and the economy. You can also find links from the media specialists FinansWatch, EnergiWatch and others, but unfortunately, that does not give you full access to the Watch-medias.

Language is Danish but you can use Google Translate.


Access:
Access from the school's internet
Access from private internet

Finans/Invest - articles on investment, financing and capital provision

Information:
Host: Finans/Invest
Source type: Primary/Secondary


The newest edition is not indexed in the database.  You can search for articles, but not download. Contact the library. The library subscribes to the physical magazine which is accessible through the library catalogue. 

Finans/Invest is a journal that publishes articles on investment, financing and capital provision and related legislation. Finans/Invest bridges the gap between theory and practice. Readers are presented with the latest knowledge in the financial area. The authors of the journal are typically either researchers from universities and business schools with an interest in business conditions or employees in the financial sector with research interests.

Language is Danish but use Google Translate.

Search 101:

  • Enter only one keyword in the search box. More words are seen as a phrase
  • It is not possible to search with open endings - so try searching for both ("Life", "Life insurance" and so on). - or use the topic hierachy in the left menu
  • This search machine only searches the summary - not the full text

Access: http://www.finansinvest.dk/artikelbasen/

FinansWatch - articles and news on the financial sector

Information:
Host: Watch Medier
Source type: Pimary/secondary


FinansWatch.dk contains a variety of news about the financial sector, interviews, careers and more. The articles on FinansWatch.dk is written for the industry and the starting point is Danish, but the outlook is global. Besides articles from FinansWatch you will find selected articles from partners, for example Financial Times, Jyllandsposten, Politiken, Bank Info and RB Exchange.

Language is Danish - but use Google Translate.

 


Access:
From the school's internet
From private internet

Help:
Access from private internet - troubleshooting (pdf)

Foreningen Dansk Internet Handel - analysis on Danish internet trade

Information:
Host: Foreningen Dansk Internet Handel (Association for Danish Internet Trading) (FDIH)
Source type: Primary (industry association)


Business Academy Aarhus has become a member of FDIH, the danish E-commerce Association,  and are now able to provide access to the popular analyzes of Danish e-commerce, published by the industry association.

Besides annual analysis, they publish monthly and special analysis.
The monthly analyses are thematic - focus on Black Friday, omnichannel or foodstuff.
The special reports are often the result of member surveys - ie. fraud or logistics.

Please note that all reports are in Danish.


Access:

Via the Business Academy Aarhus-library document server on MS Office 365

Link to a very short sign-in-guide (pdf)

FødevareWatch - articles and news from the food industry

Information:
Host: Watch Medier
Source type: Primary/secondary


FødevareWatch provides independent, critical and fair journalism about the food industry.
The content encompasses the entire sector - manufacture, processing and retail.

Language is Danish - use Google Translate.


Access:

From the school's internet
From private internet

Help:
Access from private internet - troubleshooting (pdf)

Ejendomsstatistikken - data om byggeri, omkostninger og omsætning

Information:
Udgiver: Ejendomsforeningen Danmark
Kildetype: Primær (brancheforening)

Data i Ejendomsstatistikken stammer fra en lang række forskellige kilder – både offentlige myndigheder og andre aktører i ejendomsbranchen.

Ejendomsstatistikken er en internetbaseret database med statistik om ejendomsmarkedet.
Den indeholder statistik, der er offentligt tilgængeligt eller kan købes som specialudtræk fra for eksempel Danmarks Statistik og er suppleret med Ejendomsforeningen Danmarks egne data. 
Ejendomsstatistikken bliver løbende opdateret og suppleret med helt nye data.

Ejendomsstatistikken indeholder data inden for ni emner:
1. Ejendomsbestand
2. Nybyggeri
3. Omkostninger ved byggeri
4. Omkostninger ved ejendomsdrift
5. Afkast, pris og leje af fast ejendom
6. Beboere og erhvervslejere
7. Ledige lokaler og boliger
8. Omsætning af ejendomme
9. Internationale sammenligninger

Google Scholar - search the internet for academic texts

Information

Host: Google
Source type: Primary/ Secondary


Google Scholar allows you to search across a wide range of academic literature. It draws on information from journal publishers, university repositories and other websites that have been identified as scholarly. Results may include other kinds of scholarly publications such as books, dissertations, conference papers etc.

The results are not always freely accessible – if hitting a paywall looking for articles, try our article database EBSCO for a fulltext version or the article service videnskabeligeartikler.dk (link to these two resources elsewhere in the resource list).


Access: http://scholar.google.com/

Industry analysis from Dansk Brancheanalyse

Information:

Host: Dansk Brancheanalyse
Source type: Primary/secundary


Dansk Brancheanalyse compiles a very thorough industry analysis on a few Danish industries.
Read (in Danish) about:
Restaurants | Hotel industry | Car dealers | Accountants | Advertising agencies | Travel agencies


Hard copy at Sønderhøj library. To order a volume: Press the trolley icon next to the specific volume.

Infomedia - articles from Danish newspapers and magazines

Information:
Host: Infomedia
Source type: Primary/secondary


Infomedia is the key database to Danish news articles from a variety of information sources - newspapers, magazines, news agencies, internet sites, radio and television programmes.

Please note that both interface and information are in Danish, but you're able to translate somewhat OK using Google Translate.

Not all media are in full text, but present just a short abstract.
Check the list of e-resources if we have an individual license; if not, it's often possible to order a paper copy via the library service bibliotek.dk.


Karnov - Danish laws

Information:
Host: Karnov Group
Source type: Primary


In Danish only - use eg. Google Translate.
Database containing all Danish laws - with comments, notices, decrees and references to relevant literature. Containing current legislation (and historical legislation from 1993-).


Access:
From school's internet only

Ledelse i dag - Industry magazine

Information:
Host: Lederne
Source type: Primary/Secondary (industry organization)


Ledelseidag.dk aims to reflect and communicate new insights into personal leadership behavior and a broader management process, thus contributing to professional leadership. The archive holds articles from the early 90's.

Language is Danish, but use Google Translate.


Access: Via Studyupdate

Mandag Morgen - articles on Danish society

Information:
Host: Mandag Morgen
Source type: Primary


Access to the innovation house Mandag Morgen where you can access a knowledge bank with statistics, online analysis, a weekly newsletter and special publications in the areas of growth, welfare and green economy. In addition to this, news about the projects and events that Mandag Morgen morning creates in collaboration with private companies and public institutions.

Attention: This access is for searching only - not for reading or downloading articles. Contact the library and we'll print for you. Language is Danish - but use Google Translate.


Access: Search only via https://www.mm.dk

Markedsbasen - industry analysis & reports

Information:
Host: Berlingske Media
Source type: Primary/Secondary

The popular Premium portal from the media company Berlingske 'Markedsbasen' has unfortunately closed down 1st of December 2015.
We have downloaded the most recent Danish analyses (in Danish, 2015/2014), please contact us if you'd like something about the Danish market on:
E-commerce * temp agencies * hotels * IT hosting * consulting engineers * children's equipment * furniture manufacturers * cleaning and facility * headhunters * gourmet stores * kitchen manufacturers * property administrators * architects * travel agencies * organic foods * fashion * microbreweries * computer games *gourmet restaurants * DIY stores * loudspeaker manufacturers * bicycle manufacturers * standard house manufacturers * professional sports * accountants * telephone companies * lawyers

Language is Danish - but use Google Translate.

Marketline Advantage - market analysis b2b / b2c

Information:
Host: Informa Business
Source type: Secondary
Database providing business intelligence on countries, consumers and industries (esp. production and service markets- mainly B2B-markets).
  • Market reports (including Porter's 5 Forces' analysis) and industry case studies
  • Company analyses (including SWOT-analyses) and company case studies
  • Country profiles (PEST & Risk analyses)
  • City profiles for 180 major cities
  • Thematic and interdisciplinary analysis
Please note: Marketline has developed their own method to harmonize data - collected via field and desk research.

OECD iLibrary - publications on economic development

Information:
Host Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Source type: Primary


OECD is an international organization, analyzing and supporting economical growth in member countries. 
Via the portal OECD iLibrary, you have access to all publications. They are indispensable when doing an economical country analysis - looking for macro-economical key figures or analysis of ie education, labour markets, agricultural development, pensions and much more.
We've registered 'most wanted' in the library catalogue - use search word OECD to learn which publications are mostly used.


Access:
From the school's internet
From private internet

Help:

Guide: Statistics (pptx)

Guide: Reports (pptx)

Access from private internet - troubleshooting (pdf)

Orbis - Global company data

Information:
Host: Bureau van Dijk
Source type: Primary


From this database, you'll find financial information on companies from all over the world: Key figures, contact and industry information and limit the result in many ways.
It is possible to make industry and company analysis - using the (peer) analysis functions and create lists of subsidiaries (find a guide for this at the bottom of the page).

  • If you need Danish annual accounts - use Virk.Data
  • If you need foreign annual accounts, try searching the internet. If this doesn't work, we'll be glad to help, but we do not buy foreign annual accounts.

Access:
From the school's internet
From private internet

Help
:

Basic functions guide - company information, segmentation & exporting data (pptx)
Finding subsidiaries (pdf)

Access from private internet - troubleshooting (pdf)

Organic eprints - Research in organic food and farming

Information
Organic Eprints is an international open access archive of electronic documents related to research in organic food and farming. The archive contains full-text papers together with bibliographic information, abstracts and other metadata. It also offers information on organisations, projects and facilities in the context of organic farming research.


Access:
https://orgprints.org/browse.html

Passport - market analysis B2C

Information:
Host: Euromonitor International
Source type: Primary/secondary


Database providing business intelligence on markets and industries, especially consumer and service markets

  • Market reports
  • Reports on distribution and logistical conditions in retailing
  • Lifestyle reports (consumer behaviour and segmentation)
  • Company profiles and statistics on market shares etc
  • Macro-economic, social, demographic and industrial statistics

Please note that Passport's key goal is NOT to publish precise statistical data. The goal is to process harmonized data to be able to show developments and trends.


Access:
From the school's internet
From private internet

Help:

Searching statistics in Passport - pptx

Searching analysis in Passport - pptx

Access from private internet - troubleshooting (pdf)

PressReader - global newspaper database

Information:
Host: NewspaperDirect, Inc.
Source type: Primary/secondary


Library PressDisplay provides access to 4000 national newspapers from 100 countries. The papers are in the original layout - as a regular paper page.

  • The database holds up to 90 days of archive
  • It is possible to search one or many papers at once

Access: Only for registred borrowers from Aarhus Public Libraries

Proff - the business finder. Danish B2B portal

Information:
Host: Eniro A/S
Source type: Primary


Via the B2B portal Proff you'll get an overview of Danish enterprises' economic key figures and key personnel. It is possible to limit search from region to zip number, and you can search using both the official NACE industry descriptions, Proff's own industry description and in the enterprises' own product description - in Danish.

Please note that the consolidated financial statements are shown in the branches' profiles.
If you need more limitation possibilities - ie number of employees, headquarters only - use 'ORBIS' in stead.
If you need the full financial statement - use Virk.data.


Access: https://www.proff.dk/

Pubmed - International Medical / Veterinary Medical Database

Information:
Publisher: U.S. Natinal Library of Medicine
Source Type: Primary source

International human and veterinary medical database.
The database contains references to scientific journals.
Some articles are available in full text, but if you didn't find the article in full text: Copy the title of the article (example: "your copied article title") and search using Google. Not Google Scholar - just Google.


How to search PubMed:
FAQ PubMed

Skov & Landskab - reserach on forests and landscape area

Information:
Host: University of Copenhagen
Source Type: Primary


Through "Videntjenesten" you have access to reports and publications on the latest research and development on forest and landscape area. Researchers present results of their professional work.

We subscribe to the following:

  • Park and landscape (Park og landskab)
  • Forest and nature (Skov og natur)
  • Planning and the great outdoors (Planlægning og friluftsliv)

Language is Danish but use Google Translate.


Access:
From school's internet only

SurveyXact - surveys and questionnaires

Information:
Host: SurveyXact
Source type: Tool


Software for creating and distributing questionnaires and surveys.

Please note that you must obey the Danish legislation on selling ('Købeloven') and respect the rules of conduct for sending out emails.

You are not allowed to send out surveys using your Business Academy Aarhus email or using the academy's address list in Outlook for mass distribution.

Statistics Denmark

Information:
Host: Statistics Denmark
Source type: Primary


Danmarks Statistik - Statistics Denmark - is the national statistics bureau of Denmark. Statistics Denmark collects and analyses data on individuals, companies and national economics from all kinds of Danish sources.

The homepage has an English mirror, but the content is not as complete as the Danish version.

  • Statbank Denmark
    Search for free un-analyzed data in the Statbank database. Perfect mirror of the Danish version.

  • Statistical sources
    You'll find links to national and international statisical sources - ie national statistical bureaus. This page exists only at the Danish main page.

  • Publications
    A lot of the published reports are online in pdf and free. Feel free to translate via Google Translate., as they are not existing at the English mirror page. Publications for sale (pdf and print) are often purchased by the library.


Tid & Tendenser - zeitgeist, trends, lifestyle, consumption and design

Information:
Host: Pejgruppen
Source type: Primary/secondary


In Danish only.

TID & tendenser is focused on zeitgeist, trends, lifestyle, consumption and design across industry boundaries.

TID & tendenser updates readers on the future, zeitgeist, economy and new trends within politics, media, marketing, management, phases of life, generations, demography, lifestyles, gender, wellfare, health, foodstuffs, education, culture, religion, consumption, retail, e-commerce etc.

You have access to the news portal and to the magazine t&t, published 4 times a year.

Magazine in hardcopy can be borrowed from the library as well.


Access: Via Studyupdate

TØJ – Fashion & Business Trends

Information:
Host: Pejgruppen
Source type: Primary/secondary


In Danish only.

TØJ is a Danish industry universe, targeted professionals within the clothing and fashion industry.  TØJ communicates knowledge about design, trends, consumption & economy.

Topics are the industry, brands and products, trends and colors of the season, the retail industry's development and information on the most important fashion trade shows and events.

You have access to the news portal and to the magazine TØJ, published 4 times a year.

Magazine in hardcopy can be borrowed from the library as well (from 4/2018)


Access: Via Studyupdate

Ugeskrift for Retsvæsen (UfR) - Danish sentencings (court rulings)

Information:
Host: Karnov Group
Source type: Primary
In Danish only - use eg. Google Translate or other translation tool.
The database contains Danish court rulings and references to articles, in which sentencing has been given; and this within the last 50 years.

Videnskabeligeartikler.dk (academic articles)

Information:
Order academic articles via the service Videnskabeligeartikler.dk. The databases are licenced by the research libraries, and you do not have direct access. You can search and request article copies, and pick them up at the BAAA-library, or another library, you're a registered patron at.
If the article is accessible through Aarhus University, you can speed things up by visiting a AU library dept., and print/download the article directly.
NOTE: Please remember to search online for your article, because it might be available in full text somewhere. Try Academia or Researchgate. If you get at hit using Researchgate, contact the library - we have download rights. Search for the title, using quotation marks, like this: "the title of your article"

Access:
videnskabeligeartikler.dk
  • Pick up articles at the BAAA-libraries: Please use your EAA-username - or we cannot send you the 'please pick-up articles' e-mail.

  • Out-of-country-students are offered to get articles by postal services. When receiving a 'please pick-up articles' email from the library, please return email with information on your postal address.

Videntjenesten - Forest & Landscape

Information
Publisher: Forest & Landscape (the center has a binding arrangement between the Department of Geosciences (IGN) and Natural Resource management and Department of Food and Resource Economics (IFRO) at the University of Copenhagen.

Source: Primary


Videntjenesten produces four series, each covering his field:

  • Park and Landscape
  • Planning and Outdoor Life
  • Greenery
  • Forest and Nature

Research results are presented primarily in short knowledge-leaflets – but you can also find detailed reports. There is of course access to the back copies archive.


Access
Access from school

Access from private internet

Virk.data - CVR, financial statements, public data

Information

Host: data.virk.dk
Source type: Primær


CVR (The Central Business Register) is the governmental register on businesses, owned by the Danish Business Authority. Here you can search enterprises, find their CVR numbers, business type, financial statements etc., but if you need to do a segmentation (ie. all breweries in Denmark), you need to use 'Orbis' or 'Proff' instead.
Navigation and headings are in English, but some of the data is danish - use google translate.

Access: The Central Business Register


Data catalogue on Virk.data
The data catalogue can give you an overview of public, business-relevant data, so you can easily find raw data that can be used in your business. The subject groups are: Transport & Traffic, Commerce & Manufacturing, Social Affairs, Energy & Environment, Health & Safety, Maps & Geodata, Economy, Agriculture, Construction & Real estate. Please note that both interface and information are in Danish, but you're able to translate somewhat OK using Google Translate

Access: Data catalogue

Wordupmate - Online dictionary for entrepreneurs

Information:
Wordupmate is an online dictionary with 3000+ words and definitions for students studying entrepreneurship.

Please note that both interface and information are in Danish, but you're able to translate somewhat OK using Google Translate.


Access: Wordupmate