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Brief overview on how to use AdAge and DataCenter.



AdAge is a daily must-read for an influential audience of decision makers and disruptors across the marketing and media landscape.

Created in 1930 to cover a burgeoning industry with objectivity, accuracy, and fairness, AdAge continues to be powered by award-winning journalism. Today, AdAge is a global media brand focusing on curated creativity, data and analysis, people and culture, and innovation and forecasting.

From vital print editions to must-attend events and innovative platform offerings, its industry-leading offerings include the coveted A-List & Creativity Awards, the AdAge Next Conference, and proprietary data such as the Leading National Advertisers Report from the AdAge Datacenter.


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Accessing AdAge + DataCenter

For On-Campus Access:

  • Go to the A-Z Database List
  • Click on AdAge + DataCenter
  • A new page will launch for
  • To go to DataCenter, click on DataCenter in the banner at the top of the page. 

For Off-Campus Access:

  • Go to 
  • Click on Login in the banner at the top of the page.
  • Enter Username and Password. 
  • You will then be directed back to the AdAge homepage.
  • To go to DataCenter, click on DataCenter in the banner at the top of the page. 

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Using AdAge + DataCenter

Access to AdAge includes:

  • Unlimited article, podcast and video access on
  • Unlimited access to Ad Age Datacenter, filled with proprietary data and analysis
  • Access to the Creativity Gallery, a searchable database with thousands of ads
  • The latest news and insights on today's leaders, makers and disruptors

In addition to access to, patrons may also search EBSCO's Business Source Complete for full-text issues of Advertising Age

Finding Articles for a single issue on

  • Go to Advertising Age in Business Source Complete to discover the publication date for a single print issue.
  • Once you have located the publication date, go to
  • While looking at the Most Recent news section in the left margin, scroll down the page and click on the View all latest news. 
  • From there, you can browse for the issues publication date. 

Serials and Electronic Resources Librarian

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Alissa Russell
Moffett Library
Room 102B