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Resource Guide:
Personal and Family Finance

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
Personal financeHG 179
Vocational guidance. Career development.HF 5381–5386
MoneyHG 201–1496
Mortgage loansHG 2040.15
Credit. Debt. Loans.HG 3691–3769
Investment. Capital formation. SpeculationHG 4501–6051
InsuranceHG 8011–9999
Life styleHQ 2042–2044
Trusts and TrusteesKF 726–745
Estate PlanningKF 746–750

Selected Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Finance, Personal
  • Financial literacy
  • Budgets, Personal
  • Saving and Investment
  • Estate planning
  • Wills
  • Financial security
  • Credit
  • Debt
  • Income
  • Investments
  • Loans
  • Automobile loans
  • Mortgage loans
  • Consumer protection
  • Home economics
  • Retirement
  • Retirement—Planning
  • Health insurance
  • Homeowners insurance
  • Life insurance

Selected Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Risk Less and ProsperHG 4521 .B5643 2011
The Appeal of InsuranceHG 8027 .A66 2010
Discover the wealth within you: a financial plan for creating a rich and fulfilling lifeHG 179 .E344 2003
Financial Peace RevisitedHG 179 .R3152 2003
The Wall Street Journal guide to planning your financial future: the easy-to-read guide to planning for retirementFront Desk HG 179 .M658 2002
Rich Dad’s Guide to Investing: what the rich invest in that the poor and middle class do not!Front Desk HG 4910 .K54 2000
The Living Trust: the failproof way to pass along your estate to your heirs without lawyers, courts, or the probate systemKF 734 .A93
The Three Boxes of Life and How to Get Out of ThemHF 5381 .B63512 1981
Big Money Thinks Small: Biases, blind spots, and smarter investingeBook
The Memo: 5 rules for your economic liberationeBook
Money Assassins: How they stole your financial freedom and how you can get it backeBook
Make Your Paycheck Last: How to create a budget you can live witheBook
Young Money: 4 proven actions to design your wealth while you still caneBook

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. YOu can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Applied Financial Economics
  • Journal of Financial Planning
  • Journal of Personal Finance
  • International Journal of Consumer Studies
  • Journal of Marketing Research
  • Journal of Consumer Research
  • American Economic Review
  • The CPA Journal
  • Kiplinger’s Personal Finance
  • Elder Law Report
  • Journal of Financial Resource Professionals
  • Retirement Advisor

Selected Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.