Databases & Literature Searches


Find what you're seeking here, via the IAOR online service, the Business Source Corporate Plus (BSC+) service and our own Document Repository. BSC+ is a member benefit and will require a valid login. Find out about becoming a member here.

Business Source Corporate Plus

Now available for use to OR Society members – Business Source Corporate Plus (BSC+), a comprehensive research gateway via EBSCOhost offering highly targeted searches of millions of resources.

BSC Plus

Document Repository

The Document Repository offers an easy-to-use facility to enable members to share documents with other members and the general public. The documents in question can be case studies, handouts, presentations given at meetings or conferences, spreadsheets, datasets and any document in common file types such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and others.

Document Repository

International Abstracts in Operations Research Online

IAOR provides you with a database of abstracts from the world's high-caliber OR/MS journals, as well as supplemental and specialized journals whenever these are relevant to the philosophy, methodology, or practice of OR.

Because the selection of material is made by people who are knowledgeable in the field, IAOR offers you, whether you are a professional practitioner, a researcher or an academic, an unparalleled database of OR/MS literature.

Updates to IAOR ceased in Dec 2017, but it still provides a huge resource of OR related research.

IAOR on IFORS Website