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Resource Guide:
Business

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
Statistical data by region or countryHA 175-473
Economic History and ConditionsHC 10-1085
ManagementHD 28-70
Small and medium-sized businessesHD 2340.8-2346.5
CorporationsHD 2709-2930.7
LaborHD 4801-8943
Special industries and tradesHD 9000-9999
Business (General)HF 5001-6182
MarketingHF 5410-5417.5
AccountingHF 5601-5689
AdvertisingHF 5801-6182
Finance (General)HG 1-9999
Public Finance (General)HJ 9-9940

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Accounting
  • Balance of Trade
  • Business ethics
  • Collective bargaining
  • Corporations — History
  • Customer relations
  • Electronic commerce
  • Exports
  • Free trade
  • Industrial Policy
  • Industries — Social aspects — United States — History
  • Industrial management — United States — History
  • International Business Enterprises
  • International Business Enterprises — Developing Countries
  • International Business Enterprises — Management
  • International Trade
  • Management
  • Personnel management
  • Small business management
  • United States — Economic conditions
  • United States — Commerce — History

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
The directory of business information resources.REF 54.52 .U5 D56 2007
The international business communication desk referenceREF HF 5718 .M83
International directory of company historiesHD 2721 .D36 v.1
Merriam-Webster’s guide to international business communicationsREF HF 54.5 .A86 1994
Business acronymsREF HF 1002.5 .B87 1988
The business library and how to use itREF Z 675 .B8 B87 1996
Chambers global : the world’s leading lawyers for business, 2004-2005REF K 70 .C65 C53 2004
A dictionary for accountantsREF HF 5621 .K6
Dictionary of accountingREF HF 5621 .E77
The Encyclopedia of managementREF HD 19 .H4
A financial history of the United StatesREF HG 181 .M297 v.1
Glenn G. Munn’s Encyclopedia of banking and finance.REF HG 151 .M8
GMAT 800REF HF 1118 .G2
Who audits America.REF HF 5616 .U5 W5
65 successful Harvard Business School application essaysREF HF 1131 .A135
Barron’s guide to graduate business schools.REF HF 1131 .B375
How to write a .com business planREF HF 5548.32 .E33
World wide chamber of commerce directoryREF HF 294 .W75

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Academy of Management journal
  • Academy of Management perspectives
  • Academy of Management review
  • Accounting review
  • Administrative science quarterly
  • American economic review
  • Econometrica
  • Entrepreneurship theory and practice
  • Harvard business review
  • Human resource management
  • Information systems research
  • International journal of human resource management
  • Journal of accounting research
  • Journal of business ethics
  • Journal of business logistics
  • Journal of consumer research
  • Journal of finance
  • Journal of financial and quantitative analysis
  • Journal of financial economics
  • Journal of international business studies
  • Journal of marketing
  • Journal of marketing research
  • Management international review
  • Management science
  • Marketing science
  • MIS quarterly
  • MIT Sloan Management Review
  • Operations research
  • Organization science
  • Personnel psychology
  • Production and operations management
  • Rand journal of economics
  • Review of financial studies
  • Strategic management journal

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

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