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Business & Management - Recommended Sources

This page first directs you to some useful "Specialist e-resources" that are bought by the University and then there is a list of useful websites. Do remember to look at other Subject pages such as Business Information SystemsHuman Resources and Marketing Advertising and Sales

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Watch UK TV programmes from 2007 onwards, including many films and useful documentaries.

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A collection of electronic reference books which includes New Penguin Business Dictionary (2003), Ultimate Business Library (2003) and Dictionary of Business (2006). Explore the concept map which may help with essay planning.

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Browse this growing collection of short readable texts about Sustainability in all its forms. Includes such titles as: "Leading sustainable innovation” and Promoting Sustainable Behaviour: A practical guide to what works"

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Provides summaries of major management theories, business models and methods. Registration is free.

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A wiki that run by the British Library Business and IP Centre aimed at providing useful links for small businesses and entrepreneurs.

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A good place to start when searching for Business information (company, market, sectoral or finance). This gateway is maintained by Information Consultant Karen Blakeman

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Entertaining site with online learning resources covering most business topics. Use for own understanding and development. Not always accepted by lecturers as an academic resource.

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Large database of case studies covering all aspects of business. Can point to useful books and articles may also point to pay resources. Previously known as ECCH.

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CBI 

CBI is "the UK's premier business lobbying organisation, providing a voice for employers at a national and international level". Find their policy documents and strategies on this site.

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Many resources are limited to members but some best practice reports such as bullying may be available. News and blogs also interesting to view.

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A website aiming to share best practice in corporate social responsibility, sustainability and innovation.

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Work from this main site to discover the many government web pages useful for your studies. Use the search box or follow the broad general heading to find the information you need.

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Collection of blogs from Harvard Business School

Business management topics are generally on the first floor in the 658s but you will find some subjects in other sections, e.g. 302.35 (Ground floor) Organizational behaviour from a sociological point of view. Remember using the discovery tool and catalogue will help you exploit all our resources.

See also:

You may also find relevant resources listed under: Business Information Systems, Human Resources and Marketing, Advertising & Sales.

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