The databases listed below are good sources of top-rated academic journal articles and working papers in Economics and Finance.
Using them (rather than Web sources) will improve your chances of producing high quality work.
In most databases not all of the content is full text. If you can't access the full text of an article you need, we may have access through a different database. Type the name of the journal into the search box of the library catalogue (see example below) and follow the links to full text. If you are having difficulties accessing articles please do contact me.
Other databases that also offer coverage of Economics:
Working papers, discussion papers and preprints are quite important in economics. They often present initial research thoughts and findings, and may later be published in modified form as a journal article. They are not peer-reviewed, but may be moderated by portals like SocArXiv that host them. They are nearly all free (open access), except for a few prestigious series like CEPR and NBER papers. Some useful sources of them include: