Chubing Tripepi

Research Support and Data Services Librarian


I provide high-end research and data support in the business and economics fields, assist users in acquiring and finding, manipulating and analyzing numeric data, and assist in the use of statistical software, both in Watson Library of Business and Economics and in the Digital Social Science Center (DSSC).


I can help you with research in the following areas:

Economics, Finance, Industry, Management, Market, and Media.

In addition, I can help you with data manipulation and data analytics for your research in MS Excel, R, Stata, and Python.  


M.S., Library and Information Science, Syracuse University

C.A.S., Data Science, Syracuse University

C.A.S., Digital Library, Syracuse University


  • Bloomberg (available in Watson Library)
    Covers global securities markets, including equities, money markets, currencies, municipals, corporate and sovereign bonds, commodities, mortgage-backed securities, derivative products and governments. Also available in the Digital Social Science Center of Lehman Library.
  • Business Source Complete
    Provides full text for scholarly business journals and other sources, including full text for peer-reviewed business publications. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business.  
  • CapitalIQ (available in Watson Library)
    Provides profiles of public and private companies, investment firms, and professionals worldwide. Includes company financials, key developments, transactions, securities data, ownership, research and estimates, corporate governance, takeover defenses, regulatory filings, news, relationships among firms and professionals, competitors and suppliers, products, biographical, and contact data. Also contains segment financials and provides descriptive details for operating and business segments. Business school faculty and students can request an account by emailing:
  • Morningstar Direct (available in Watson Library)
    Research platform that unites global investment data and content with tools for highly customized investment analysis. Includes investment data on U.S. open-end mutual funds, separate accounts, and variable annuity investments. Data is also available on European mutual funds, including offshore funds. In addition, data is provided on hedge funds and hedge funds of funds. Faculty and PhD students can apply for an account (limited number) in Watson Library.
  • Wharton Research Data Service (WRDS)
    Interface to many datasets including Compustat, CRSP, OptionMetrics, RiskMetrics, Markit, and more. Current graduate students and faculty can request an account.  Also available on terminals in Watson Library.