Datastream - Database Description & Information

Datastream is available on a Collaboratory workstation.
Datastream software is available only on one library workstation  (around the corner from the Computer Help Desk).
Please get he username and password from your instructor or ask a Reference Librarian during Reference hours for access.

Datastream help is available via telephone: is 888-888-1082. 


What is It? Analyze companies using data on securities, financial instruments, economic conditions and market developments.
What's Covered:  Securities, financial instruments, economic data, news, and market data.
Dates Covered:  Up to 50 years of historical data.
Access:    The College of Business provides the library with one workstation allowing CSU Stanislaus students, faculty and staff access to the Datastream Direct service. Please ask at the Library Reference Desk for the username and password and access to the workstation with the Datastream sofotware.
Simultaneous Users:    The University's Datastream subscription allows for only one user access at a time. If you are unable to access the product, please try again in 15-30 minutes. When you have completed your Datastream session, please exit the software to release the service for another CSU Stanislaus user.

Help and More Information

Online Training and Demonstrations:  Thomson Reutures Knowledge Network for Datastream

Topics include:

Product Information: Datastream description from Thomson Reuters.
Producer:  Thomson Reuters


More Details

Sources: 85,000 active securities, 80,000 inactive securities, 6.5 million financial instruments
Availability: Available to CSU Stanislaus faculty, students and staff in the University Library; COBA faculty may request desktop access via the OIT Help Desk.
Producer:  Thomson Reuters