Home Page Home Page
  Rss Feeds

Electronic Resources


Search Tools

Summon Web-scale discovery (Proquest): The basic discovery and search tool of the Library. It provides a unified search of the Library’s resources (books, e-books, articles, reports), through a single point of access. After conducting a search, the patron will be prompted to the search results (citation and abstract). The search is done through an Internet connection; however, full text is not available outside the Bank’s network. For the Library's books, the patron should contact the Library.

E-Journal Portal (Proquest): An alphabetical list (A-Z title list) of the e-journals that are accessible via Summon, the Web-scale discovery tool (access: IP authentication).

WebPac: The Library’s Online Public Access Catalog (WebPAC).

National Union Catalog of Scientific Journals: Bibliographic data of 82,103 journal titles from 201 libraries in Greece and Cyprus and information about their location. The Bank of Greece Library’s journal titles are included in the Catalog.

Union Catalog Hellenic Academic Libraries: Union online catalog containing over 4 million records from the catalogs of 68 major academic and special libraries in Greece and Cyprus. The Bank of Greece Library’s catalog is included in the Union Catalog.

Top of page

 

Databases

Bankersalmanac.com: Reference data for the global banking industry (access: username and password).

Bloomberg Business: A platform which delivers business and financial information, news, analyses and data around the world. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees.

CapitalIQ (Standard & Poor’s): Reports from international financial and credit organizations on economics, banking system, supervision, markets monitoring, regulations, reserve management etc. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees (access: username and password).

Clarksons.net (Shipping Intelligence Network): Access to data, time-series and reports on the shipping sector. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees (access: username and password).

e-IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards): Reports, analyses and publications concerning the standards for the world economy published by the IFRS Foundation. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees (access: username and password).

EconLit (Proquest): Bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature of journals, books and collected-volume articles. It is an expanded version of the Journal of Economic Literature published by the American Economic Association. Searchable either via ABI / Inform or Summon (access: IP authentication).

European Tax Explorer Plus (International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation): European Tax Explorer Plus provides country-by-country descriptions of all the tax systems in the European region in standardized outlines and in different levels of detail (access: username and password).

FindBiz (ICAP): Balance sheets of Greek companies (access: username and password).

Fitch Connect: Ratings, financial data and analytics at an innovative and comprehensive credit analytics platform. It does not include research (available through Fitch Research Database). Αccess: username and password). Accessible only for the Bank’s employees.

Fitch Research Database: Reports, analysis, ratings and information from Fitch (access: username and password). Accessible only for the Bank’s employees.

Global Tax Surveys (International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation): It provides authoritative overview of tax systems throughout the world. This collection is designed to enable complete cross referencing between individual and corporate tax law (access: username and password).

IHS Markit Ship Data (IHS Markit): Shipping statistics and data. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees.

Knowledge Leader (Protiviti): It is a repository of audit programs, checklists, tools, resources and best practices for internal audit and risk management (access: username and password).
Lloyds’ List Intelligence Data Online (Lloyd’s List Intelligence): shipping statistics and data. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees.

Lloyds’ List Intelligence Data Online (Lloyd’s List Intelligence): shipping statistics and data. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees.

OLISnet (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD): The Extranet of the Organisation. Access to official and working documents, publications, statistics, agendas of meetings and committees by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (access: username and password).

Orbis Bank Focus (formerly Bankscope - Bureau van Dijk): Statistical data and reports for banks and financial institutions in Greece and abroad (access: username and password). Accessible only for the Bank’s employees.

Panhellenic Exporters’ Association: Information and statistics about Greek exports and imports (access: username and password).

The Vienna Institute for International Studies (WIIW): Full text access to most of the Institute’s publications providing recent economic data on Central and East and Southeast Europe (access: username and password).

Top of page

 

E-journals

ABI / Inform Collection (Proquest): Business, management and trade – scholarly and trade journal articles, dissertations, market and industry reports, business cases and global trade news. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

AEA Web (American Economic Association): Full text access to the recent issues of the seven (7) journals of the AEA: American economic journal: Applied economics; American economic journal: Economic policy; American economic journal: Macroeconomics; American economic journal: Microeconomics; American economic review; Journal of economic literature; and Journal of economic perspectives. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

JSTOR: Full text access to more than 450 journals through three collections, related to economics and business. There is a “moving wall” of 2-5 years representing the time period between the last issue available in JSTOR and the last issue of the journal. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

Science Direct: Full text access to subscribed journals by Elsevier and their back files since 1995. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

Top of page

 

E-books

Ebook Central (Proquest): Online e-book platform. Access to the Academic Complete collection offering 142,000 e-books from trusted publishers in all academic subject areas along with powerful research tools. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

IMF eLIBRARY: Access to the e-book collection published by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) (access: IP authentication).

OECD iLibrary: Full text access to books, periodicals and working papers published by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. Allows support material to be viewed on the OECD iLibrary YouTube channel. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

Safari Books Online: Online e-book platform, focusing mainly on IT technology. Access to over 42,000 titles. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees (access: IP authentication.

Top of page

 

E-statistics

Datastream – Eikon Research & Advisory (Thomson-Reuters): Macroeconomic statistical series: equities, bonds, economics, international futures and options, user created indices. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees (access from dedicated terminals).

ECB Statistical Data Warehouse – SDW: Published Published statistical data of the European Central Bank (free access).

Eurostat: Portal of statistical information of the European Union (free access).

Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT): Website of the official statistical service of Greece containing statistics about the country (free access).

IMF eLibrary Data: Access to the macroeconomic and financial data produced by the International Monetary Fund (free access, registration required).

Top of page

 

Legal content

Central Bank Legislation Database: a database of central bank laws and excerpts from constitutions of IMF member countries encoded under more than 100 categories (access: username and password).

Government Gazette: The Hellenic Government Gazette. Available in Greek only (free access).

Komvos e-forologia (Epsilon.net): Legal information database, focusing on Greek taxation. Available in Greek only (access: username and password).

NOMOS: Access to the text and amendments of the Greek legislation, as it appears in the Government Gazette (parts A’, B’ and D), and to decrees and articles on Greek law (access: username and password).

Official Journal of the European Union: The Official Journal of the European Union (OJ) is the official compendium of EU legislation (L series) and other official documents of the EU institutions, bodies and agencies (C series and its supplements) (free access).

Sakkoulas-online: Sakkoulas publishing house’s legal database. Its contents include theory of law, legislation and case law. It contains over 600 journal issues, 400 ebooks and 62,000 court decisions from Greek courts and is constantly adding legal content (access: username and password).

Tax heaven.gr: News and information on Greek taxation and accounting issues, on balance sheets, VAT information and relevant legislation. Available in Greek only (access: username and password).

Pandektis: A legal portal with information about Greek tax and commercial law, accounting and company information. Available in Greek only (access: username and password).

Top of page

 

News and Newspapers

Athens News Agency–Macedonian Press Agency: The official Greek news agency (access: username and password).

Factiva.com (Dow Jones): Full text access to about 12,000 newspapers, journals and magazines, as well as websites of companies. The topics covered are economics, business, accounting, IT, banking, finance etc. Searchable either directly or via Summon. Accessible only for the Bank’s employees (access: username and password).

FT.com: Access to the electronic version of the newspaper Financial Times (access: username and password).

New York Times: Access to the electronic version of the newspaper New York Times (access: username and password).

HeliosKiosk: Full text access to the electronic editions of the Greek newspapers To Vima and Ta Nea from 2007 onwards (access: username and password).

PressReader.com: Full text access to 7,000 newspapers from 120 countries and 60 languages, in their physical format, in real time and with several search options. Searchable either directly via a fast Internet browser or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

WSJ.com: The electronic version of the newspaper Wall Street Journal (access: username and password).

Top of page

 

E-working papers

CEPR Discussion Papers: Full text access to the Discussion Papers series by the Centre for Economic Policy Research. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

NBER Working Papers: Full text access to the Working Papers series by The National Bureau of Economic Research. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

Research papers in Economics (RePEc): Bibliographic database of working papers, journal articles, books, book chapters and software components related to economics (free access).

Top of page

 

Library and Bibliographic Content

Books in Print Global edition: Access to the world current publishing activity in English. It contains bibliographical data, reviews, price information and details for ordering a book (access: IP authentication).

Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory: Information on journal titles, mostly in English from various publishers worldwide such as bibliographic data, price, subjects, mailing address, URLs and contact data. Searchable either directly or via Summon (access: IP authentication).

WebDewey: A librarians’ tool used to classify the collection of the Library according to the Dewey Decimal Classification System (access: username and password).

Top of page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Related Topics
 
Related Links