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Finance Research: Media & Video

This guide gathers in one place the links to company financial datasets, industry ratios, background information, news on finance topics and academic research articles for corporate finance and financial markets.


Below are the video collections that include business-related contents, as well as having the major feature film and documentary collections. For the complete list of what's available through the Library, see the Film, Video and Streaming Collections Guide.


Below is a selection of the image collections that could be useful for business-related research. For the complete list of what's available through the Library, see the full Images Collections and Copyright Guide, which has a special section with links to medical and science images, and art/architectural images. There are also more image collections listed on the U.S. History Guide.

Online Music Audio and Video

These are UCSD Only subscription streaming databases.   For off-campus access, see the box at left. 


Database of Recorded American Music (DRAM) 
American music from 19th century to contemporary compositions, electronic music, folk, jazz, Native American music, and more.


Electro:thèque : online electroacoustic music streaming Icon

Approximately 1200 works culled from the empreintes DIGITALes catalogue and its composers. Here you can discover new recordings as well as some timeless “classics” of electroacoustics.


Music Online: American Music Icon
Songs from the past about Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more.

Music Online: Classical Music Library Icon
Provides streaming access to more than 766,000 tracks, including almost 50,000 recordings from EMI, and is growing monthly.


Music Online: Contemporary World Music Icon
Includes reggae, acoustic folk, Afro-Cuban, belly dance, banda, dub, hip-hop, world beat, and more.

Music Online: Jazz Music Library Icon
Over 900,000 tracks from a wide variety of genres and labels. 


Music Online: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries Icon
Documents the world's folk and ethnic musical traditions, also spoken word recordings such as political speeches, also nature sounds.

Naxos Jazz 
Over 100,000 tracks that span the history of jazz and include blues, R&B, and more.  

Naxos Music Library 
Primarily classical music from more than 650 record labels. Contains 
more than 1,460,600 tracks of both standard and rare repertoire and is growing monthly.


UC San Diego  Library Digital Collections: Music Collection Icon

This set of collections includes a range of Music-related materials from UC San Diego students and faculty, as well as prominent figures of the contemporary music scene in Southern California.



Music Online: Classical Music in Video Icon

Over 1,500 videos, including performances by leading orchestras,chamber music, and recitals, along with masterclasses and interviews from world renowned musicians.


Music Online: Opera in Video Icon

465 hours of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world’s best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work’s importance to the operatic canon.