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Guide to the content and features of Datastream

Where can I use Datastream?

Datastream is accessible on campus only. It is installed on the computer terminals on Level 3 of Li Ka Shing Library. Use the computers on the white bench outside the Library Office on Level 3, on computers labelled with "Datastream Excel Add-In installed".

Datastream allows only 5 concurrent users. Please remember to Exit when you have finished using Datastream so that others can have access to the database.

Datastream is a database for financial and economic data. It provides current and historical time series data on stocks, indices, bonds, unit trusts, investment trusts, commodities, derivatives, constituent lists, exchange rates, interest rates, and other economics data.

For a more comprehensive reference source, try the User Guides.

Getting started on Datastream

Research Librarian, Business

The use of electronic resources must comply with the Appropriate Use of Electronic Resources Policy and Singapore Management University Acceptable Use Policy