Subject Pages

Quality 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 and Management.

Click on the button bars below to show/hide suggested resources.

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This is an engineering reference tool for that provides seamless access to the world's most trusted collection of critical, regularly updated engineering reference information. Includes key texts on operations management covering such areas as Kaizen, project management and Six Sigma.

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

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The library subscribes to many standards including those for information technology, information and finance, and quality.

Use of the University of Portsmouth Library British Standards Online subscription is for educational purposes only. Excessive downloading and printing of the material is prohibited. For more information on these restrictions please contact the library.

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A collection of electronic reference books which includes New Penguin Business Dictionary (2003), Manufacturing Engineering Handbook (2004) and QFinance: The Ultimate Resource (2009). 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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Useful short articles in their Knowledge Center plus selected articles from their Six Sigma Forum magazine.

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Has some free summaries of reports and case studies.

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A major professional body - some introductory factsheets and articles.

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Contains useful introductory information about the EFQM model and some brief case studies of Prize winners of EFQM awards.

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You will probably mainly visit this site for practitioner articles from Quality Digest Magazine but there are some interesting short videos too

Look for the sections starting with these numbers. The shelf end guide cards will help you find various aspects of the subject. Remember the Discovery tool/catalogue will help you locate useful e-material.

production management
quality management
software quality

See also:

You may also find relevant resources listed under: Business & Management.

Your Subject Team

Sue Stevenson

(Faculty Librarian)

Email: sue.stevenson@port.ac.uk

Phone:(023) 9284 3238

Lizzie Wildgoose

(Assistant Faculty Librarian)

Email: lizzie.wildgoose@port.ac.uk

Phone:(023) 9284 3452