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Business Management


Welcome! This library research guide provides an introduction to library resources related to the Business Management program and courses.

This guide will assist you in finding books, e-books, scholarly journal articles, streaming videos, websites, and more that will help you research topics in this subject.

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Business Management is defined as:


                        "the activities associated with running a company, such as controlling, leading, monitoring, organizing, and planning."



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Business Source Premier Database

Popular business research database with full text from more than 2,200 journals, company profiles, industry reports, market research reports, and SWOT analyses.



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eBook Business Collection Database

More than 18,000 business e-books selected to assist students and scholars with various business research, special project and entrepreneurial needs. Titles are available from many noteworthy academic and business publishers, including Oxford University Press, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, World Scientific Publishing Company, Princeton University Press, AMACOM and Gallup Press.

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Business Essentials

For Introduction to Business courses.The recent events in domestic and global economies are presenting unprecedented challenges, excitement, and disappointments for business--and a need for a change in Introduction to Business courses and texts. Business Essentials captures the widespread significance of these developments and presents their implications on businesses today.   The Eleventh Edition includes new real-world examples and research findings, helping students to see how entrepreneurs are putting into practice the concepts that they are learning, and making this text the most current and relevant one available on the market today.

For use with BUS 150. Copy available for in-library use only.

Contemporary Mathematics for Business and Consumers

Overcome your math anxiety and confidently master key mathematical concepts and their business applications with Brechner/Bergeman's CONTEMPORARY MATHEMATICS FOR BUSINESS AND CONSUMERS, 8E. Refined and enhanced over eight editions, this text continues to incorporate a proven step-by-step instructional model that allows you to progress one topic at a time without being intimidated or overwhelmed. This edition offers a reader-friendly design with a wealth of engaging learning features that connect the latest business news to chapter topics and provide helpful personal money tips. You will immediately practice concepts to reinforce learning and hone essential skills with more than 2,000 proven exercises. Jump Start problems introduce each new topic in the section exercise sets and provide a worked-out solution to help you get started.

For use in BUS 158. Copy available for in-library use only.

Introduction to Management

This popular core textbook provides an authoritative introduction to business management. Covering all the functional areas of the field, the text provides a robust framework to help students understand the inter-relatedness of different aspects of management and how they fit together in an organisation. Strong emphasis is placed throughout on providing students with a thorough and practical grounding in the topic, with a focus on helping them developing effective management skills. Now in its fourth edition, Introduction to Management has been fully updated and expanded to cover new developments in the field.  Written by a leading expert with extensive management experience, this is ideal reading for students studying introductory courses in management at undergraduate, postgraduate or MBA level. It does not require prior knowledge of business and management.


This guide offers resources related to Business courses at SC4.

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