Access is provided through the WRDS platform. The WRDS platform can be accessed using a Day Pass. In the video the use of the Day Pass is explained.
This source provides current and historical consensus data and forecasts from security analysts, for companies worldwide. Forecast items include earnings per share, revenue, cash flow, long-term growth projections, and stock recommendations. Data are available in multiple frequencies as well as covering shorter or longer time frames.
There are different sections / datasets that are part of I/B/E/S/ Academic subscription:
Several user guides are available in the Support section of the WRDS platform. There are also some documents explaining changes in the content of the database when it was acquired by the current owner, Refinitiv.
The links below provide some practical information on using IBES: