University of Applied Sciences

Commerce & International Business

All journals

Overview of all online and printed journals

In the Boom Digital Library, users of the NHL Stenden Library can search and read publications by Boom Legal publishers, Boom Lemma publishers and Eleven International Publishing online

Business research database and has full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Contains full text information such as market research reports, country reports, industry reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and top management and marketing journals including:

    • Harvard Business Review
    • Academy of Management
    • Journal of Marketing

Statistics of social and economic nature of macroeconomic indicators such as economic growth and consumer prices , the income situation of individuals and households in the Netherlands

Database of journals in communication, mass media and other closely-related fields of study

Annual reports of companies within the Netherlands and abroad. contains quality, current and comprehensive business information and company news from any organization in the Netherlands

Full text scientific and scholary journals on a variety of subjects including:

    • Business and Economics
    • Health Sciences
    • Law and Political Science

Online versions of many books of great scientific publishers. The database includes e-books in almost all academic disciplines

Open access en 25 Emerald tijdschriften

Statistical data of the Statistical Office of the European Union in Luxembourg. The data enables comparisons between countries and regions and may be used by other governments, businesses, educational and journalists

Databases with information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, including topics like global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more

Theses, studies, qualifying reports, papers and articles from students, lecturers and associate professors of the Universities of Applied Sciences in the Netherlands

Scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. Combines the records of three renowned collections: Cornell University’s former Hospitality database, Articles in Hospitality and Tourism (AHT) and the Lodging, Restaurant & Tourism Index (LRTI)

Trade statistics for international business development (register for login)

Provides information and support for (starting) entrepreneurs

    • Profiles of more than 30,000 companies , more than 3,500 industries and 110 countries
    • Information on market segmentation and competitive landscape
    • SWOT analyses
    • Market data (size, segmentation and forecasts )
    • Expert opinions on key market events

Gives access to the national scientific researchoutput of all Dutch universities, a couple of research institutes, the KNAW(Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences) and the NWO (The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research). The content consists of publications, research output, doctoral e-theses and lists of publications of prominent researchers

News database with business information including local, regional, national and international newspapers with archives.

The OECD i-Library is the doorway to the full-text of books and journals from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development on a wide range of topics in economics, political science, environmental studies, energy, education, social sciences and health. OECD i-library user guide

Media database in which data from all Dutch advertising media are included (public magazines, trade journals, daily newspapers, free local papers, out-of-home (in- and outdoor media) and digital means of communication). You will also find information about advertising rates, print runs, publication dates, delivery specifications, research data, cover photos etc.
In addition to all media options, Retriever also publishes socio-demographic data for regions. Information is provided on numbers of residents and households, gender, family composition, age, income and nationality.
This source is accessible by logging in via Surfconext with your NHL Stenden email account

The Netherlands Enterprise Agency stimulates entrepreneurs in sustainable, agricultural, innovative and international business. It aims to improve opportunities for entrepreneurs, strengthen their position and help them realise their international ambitions with funding, networking, know-how and compliance with laws and regulations

Repository of content from more than 250 publishers supported with innovative technologies and tools.

Notice: access the database by expanding the 'Select your institution' menu, clicking 'Not listed? Click here' (top) and then enter your NHL Stenden mail address.

The full text database Science Direct published by Elsevier contains articles covering a wide range of subject areas, including Physical Sciences and Engineering, Life Sciences, Health Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Business, Management and Accounting, Economics and Finance, Psychology and Social Sciences.

NHL Stenden* has access to the content of the last 5 years.

* For people using Science Direct (from Elsevier) in combination with a personalized profile, this profile can disappear when logging into Science Direct through SurfConext. This is caused by the removal of the possibility to login using the NHL Hogeschool institution. In the future only the NHL Stenden (NHL Stenden University) institution is granted access. If you have lost your profile due to this change, you can re-link the profile using the following instructions.
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Statista is an on-line portal in the field of statistics. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions as wel as from business associations and government institutios in English and German. Statista offers statistics and survey results in the form of bar charts and tables.

Online access to 32 training videos from Video Arts. Some of the subjects are: communication skills, feedback, management, motivation, teamwork, meetings and sales

Citation index and research platform

The Worldbank offers access to more than 2000 statistical files.
Under the Worldbank flag, Open Knowledge Repository also contains more than 2,000 books, articles, reports and research publications. Publications that have not been prepared by the World Bank itself, but by third parties on behalf of the bank, are stored in a different repository. Both repositories will be fully interoperable with other international repositories such as RePEc (Research Papers in Economics), SSRN and Economist Online.

The database contains the UNWTO Elibrary and the World Tourism Factbook. Both are online services from the World Tourism Organization with a comprehensive coverage of tourism and related subject areas.The Elibrary includes all WTO publications, reports and documents published by the WTO in their respective languages (already over 1000 books in English, French, Spanish, Russian or Arabic)