All official bodies publish large amounts of information: records of meetings, annual reports, statistics, reports, books and journals designed to inform the public. These guides will help you to find the official information that you need. There are useful web links below.
These links will help you to find documents and information from the devolved nations of the UK. You may also find it useful to check the guide to British Official Publications under the UK tab.
Websites with useful information about local governments, as well as direct links to some council websites.
Websites to help you find information and publications with an international perspective.
The Financial Times, one of the world’s leading business news organisations, is recognised internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. It provides essential news, comment, data and analysis for the global business community.
Make sure that you get full access to articles, comments, alerts and tools available from the FT. Go to www.ft.com and register using your Swansea University email address.
There is a guide available from FT.com.
NexisUK is a database of international quality newspapers including the Times, Guardian, Independent, Le Monde, Die Zeit, Australasian Business Intelligence, International Herald Tribune, South China Morning Post, Moscow Times. It contains newspapers from the early 1990s to the present.
Why use it?
The Economist is a weekly magazine covering business, finance, economics, science, technology and the arts. Articles from The Economist can be found in the ProQuest Business Collection.
As well as containing articles from the Economist ProQuest Business Collection provides access to other news items. Search using your keywords then refine by 'Source Type' on the right hand side of the results page.