Overviews and Analysis

BCC Research

Reports on major economic, scientific, and technological developments in industrial, pharmaceutical, and high technology worldwide.

Strong in technologies such as diagnostics, vaccines, assay, stem cell therapy, biomaterials, tissue engineering, environmental biotechnology, etc.

Frost & Sullivan

Reports and market trends encompassing various technology-, energy-, and manufacturing-related fields.

Analysis of trends, issues, and markets in biotechnology, medical devices and other areas.

Subject ares cover various leading technologies including biotech and medical devices.

ProQuest TDM Studio

Mine large volumes of published content from newspapers, magazines, scholarly journals, dissertations, and other Harvard- licensed ProQuest contemporary and historical content.


Complete patent search database with advanced analytics.

Useful for analyzing companies' tech portfolios, emerging trends in tech fields, potential M&A deals, etc.


Reports on a variety of global industries including technology, healthcare, retail, energy, aerospace, and automotive. 


Capital IQ

Data on public and private companies, investment firms, capital transactions, and people.  Includes S&P RatingsDirect. 

Need a Capital IQ overview?  Check out our multimedia learning module, Learn with Baker Library - Capital IQ Introduction 

CB Insights

Tracks global venture capital, angel investment, private equity, M&A, and IPO activity related to private companies. Individual account required. 


 Information on companies, deals, funds, investors and service providers across the private investment lifecycle.

Refinitiv Workspace

Refinitiv features market quotes, earnings estimates, financial fundamentals, press releases, transaction data, corporate filings, ownership profiles and sell-side equity research. (This database replaces ThomsonONE).

Note: Useful also for screening companies, identifying competitors, obtaining information on M&A deals, etc. 

Need a Refinitiv Workspace overview?  Check out our multimedia learning module, Learn with Baker Library - Refinitiv Introduction.


Journal of Biolaw and Business

Published monthly. Provides information on specialized areas of law that affect the research, development, and commercialization of biotechnology with an emphasis on the global biotech landscape.

FDA Biotechnology Guidance

FDA provides biotechnology guidance, documents and regulatory information.

Industry & Trade Associations


In-depth industry guides including internship information, career advice and user-generated content on companies and career issues. HBS alumni version available via eBaker. 

Biotechnology Innovation Organization

Covers biotechnology in the spaces of health care, biofuels and biomass.

The National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)

The NCBI  advances science and health by providing access to biomedical and genomic information.

News and Journals


Factiva aggregates news from national and local newspapers, magazines, trade publications and transcripts.

BioIT World

A source of news on technology and strategic innovation in areas of computational drug discovery, genomic analysis, predictive toxicogenomics and adaptive clinical trials.

Stat Plus

News and analysis on healthcare, pharmaceuticals, and biotech industries. Includes policy and science developments.