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Where to access Datastream at the University of Chicago

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Access Datastream

Datastream requires client software, which is only available at these locations

  • Regenstein Library, first floor next to Catalog Workstations next to the Reference Desk
  • The Harper Center Computer Lab  -- Chicago Booth login required for access
  • The Gleacher Center Computer Lab  -- Chicago Booth login required for access

Content in Datastream

Datastream includes large time series from a large range of sources. These include

  • Equities, including company fundamentals
  • Equity indices
  • Bonds
  • Futures
  • Options
  • Economic data


The Library installation of Datastream is incompatible with the latest version of Excel. This means you can only download one series at a time when using Datastream.