To access this and other online resources start at the library’s web page www.utdallas.edu/library. Click the orange button “Find Articles & Databases” in the upper right screen. Click on F and select Factiva from the list. Remember that from off campus you will be prompted to enter your NetID and password.
The Factiva database agreement does not allow us to show screen views of the database.
To search for company information click on Companies/Markets in the upper green toolbar on the left. In the next screen Company in the upper white toolbar. Enter the company name in the search box or use the drop down arrow to search by the ticker symbol. Click on the company name in the result list. There will be company financials, stock tracking and charting, key employees’ names, news items, strategy, products, contracts and much more.
To learn how to do more extensive searching use Factiva’s tutorial. In the upper right corner click on “Support” in the gray area to be guided to the Dow Jones Customer Support webpage. Click on the “Learning” tab in the upper center of the page just below the word support. You can start with the Get an overview of Factiva.com content and capabilities This is a 3-minute flash introduction. Click the link in the center of the screen or in the left column under New User.
For assistance call the SOM Library Liaisons at 972-883-2126 or email [email protected]. You can also click on the green question markat the library’s website.