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UK Data Service data catalogue record for:

IMF eLibrary Text Collection, 1951-2013

Title details

SN: 7302
Title: IMF eLibrary Text Collection, 1951-2013
Series: IMF eLibrary Text and Data Collections, 1951-
Depositor: International Monetary Fund
Principal investigator(s): International Monetary Fund

Subject Categories

Economic conditions and indicators - Economics
Government and political systems - Politics
Reference sources - Reference and instructional resources

Abstract

The IMF eLibrary for the UK Data Service is available via Mimas and offers the entire catalogue of IMF publications in several digital formats. It is an indispensable tool for economics research and analysis including over 10,000 periodicals, books and working papers from 1951 onwards containing information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalisation, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction and more. It includes:
  • World Economic Outlook
  • Global Financial Stability Report
  • Fiscal Monitor
  • Regional Economic Outlook reports
  • Research Bulletin
  • IMF Survey
  • IMF Staff Papers (up to 2008)
  • Annual Report on Exchange Arrangements and Exchange Restrictions
  • A Full Picture of IMF Activities
  • Annual Report of the Executive Board
  • Finance and Development magazine
  • Independent Evaluation Office reports
  • Articles of Agreement and By-Laws
  • Summary Proceedings

Most publications are available in several digital formats: PDF, ePub (for iPad, Sony, Nook, and other readers) and Mobi (for Kindle). Options for downloading are shown on the left hand navigation panel. There is also a link to buy the print edition from the IMF Bookstore.

Citation: The IMF eLibrary supports Endnote, ProCite, ReferenceManager, RefWorks, BibTex, and Zotero.

Main Topics:
The text covers:
  • macroeconomics
  • globalisation
  • development
  • trade and aid
  • technical assistance
  • demographics
  • emerging markets
  • policy advice
  • poverty reduction

Coverage, universe, methodology

Time period: These resources run from 1951 and are updated twice a year.
Country: Multi-nation
Spatial units: Countries
Observation units: Administrative units (geographical/political)
Kind of data: Textual data
Universe: Cross-national; National
The text collection covers all IMF countries, details of which can be found on the IMF website.
Time dimensions: Time Series
these resources run from 1951 and are updated twice a year.
Sampling procedures: Further information for the text collection can be found on the Mimas IMF eLibrary Text Collection website.
Method of data collection: Further information for the text collection can be found on the Mimas IMF eLibrary Text Collection website.
Weighting: Not applicable

Keywords

ADVICEAFGHANISTANALBANIA
ALGERIAANGOLAANGUILLA
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDAARGENTINAARMENIA
ARUBAAUSTRALIAAUSTRIA
AZERBAIJANBAHAMASBAHRAIN
BANGLADESHBARBADOSBELARUS
BELGIUMBELIZEBENIN
BHUTANBOLIVIABOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA
BOTSWANABRAZILBRUNEI
BULGARIABURKINA FASOBURUNDI
CAMBODIACAMEROONCANADA
CAPE VERDECENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLICCHAD
CHILECHINACOLOMBIA
COMOROSCONGO (PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC)COSTA RICA
COTE D'IVOIRECROATIACURACAO
CYPRUSCZECH REPUBLIC (1993- )DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO
DENMARKDEVELOPMENTDJIBOUTI
DOMINICADOMINICAN REPUBLICEAST TIMOR
ECONOMICSECUADOREGYPT
EL SALVADOREQUATORIAL GUINEAERITREA
ESTONIAETHIOPIAFEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA
FIJIFINLANDFRANCE
GABONGAMBIAGAZA STRIP
GEORGIA (REPUBLIC)GERMANYGHANA
GLOBALIZATIONGREECEGRENADA
GUATEMALAGUINEAGUINEA-BISSAU
GUYANAHAITIHONDURAS
HONG KONGHUNGARYICELAND
INDIAINDONESIAIRAN
IRAQIRELANDISRAEL
ITALYJAMAICAJAPAN
JORDANKAZAKHSTANKENYA
KIRIBATIKOREA (REPUBLIC OF)KOSOVO
KUWAITKYRGYZSTANLAO PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC
LATVIALEBANONLESOTHO
LIBERIALIBYALITHUANIA
LUXEMBOURGMACAOMACEDONIA
MADAGASCAR (1977- )MALAWIMALAYSIA (1963- )
MALDIVESMALIMALTA
MARKETS (ECONOMICS)MARSHALL ISLANDSMAURITANIA
MAURITIUSMEXICOMOLDOVA
MONGOLIAMONTSERRATMOROCCO
MOZAMBIQUEMULTI-NATIONMYANMAR
NAMIBIANEPALNETHERLANDS
NETHERLANDS ANTILLESNEW ZEALANDNICARAGUA
NIGERNIGERIANORWAY
OMANPAKISTANPALAU
PANAMAPAPUA NEW GUINEAPARAGUAY
PERUPHILIPPINESPOLAND
POLICYPORTUGALPOVERTY
QATARREPUBLIC OF MONTENEGROROMANIA
RUSSIARWANDASAINT KITTS AND NEVIS
SAINT LUCIASAINT MARTIN (ISLAND)SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
SAMOA (1997- )SAN MARINOSAO TOME AND PRINCIPE
SAUDI ARABIASENEGALSERBIA
SEYCHELLESSIERRA LEONESINGAPORE
SLOVAKIA (1993- )SLOVENIASOLOMON ISLANDS
SOMALIASOUTH AFRICASPAIN
SRI LANKASUDANSURINAME
SWAZILANDSWEDENSWITZERLAND
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLICTAJIKISTANTANZANIA
TECHNICAL ASSISTANCETHAILANDTOGO
TONGATRADETRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
TUNISIATURKEYTURKMENISTAN
TUVALU (1974- )UGANDAUKRAINE
UNITED ARAB EMIRATESUNITED KINGDOMURUGUAY
USAUZBEKISTANVANUATU
VENEZUELAVIET NAMWEST BANK
YEMENZAMBIAZIMBABWE

Administrative and access information

Date of release:
First edition: 09 July 2013
Copyright: Copyright International Monetary Fund
Access conditions: Registration is required and standard conditions of use apply. Additional special conditions of use also apply. See terms and conditions for further information.

Available to those registered at UK institutions of higher or further education only.
Please note: See IMF special conditions of access for further information.
Availability: UK Data Service
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