This subject guide contains a non-inclusive list of resources not only housed in the Henry Pfeiffer Library, but also electronic sources, some of which may be accessed from off campus. It is designed to serve as a starting point for research on a variety of subcategories with the subject of business such as finance, accounting, administration, and marketing.
Library of Congress Classification Headings
Books dealing with different aspects of business can be found between the “HD” and “HJ” sub headings in the stacks. You can search the Pfeiffer Library online book catalog here.
Select Reference Books
Dictionary of Administration and Management, Ref. HD30.15 .B36
A Concise Dictionary of Business, Ref. HF1001 .C63 1990
International Business Dictionary and Reference, Ref. HF1359 .P74 1991
The New York Public Library Business Desk Reference, Ref. HF5547.5 .N5 1998
Accounting Standards, Ref. HF5616 .U5 A35 1996
Glenn G. Munn’s Encyclopedia of Banking and Finance, Ref. HG151 .M8 1973
Electronic Books on Credo Reference
Refer to the Tutorials page for tips on how to search in particular databases.
Academic Search Premier
A general database containing abstracts for over 8,000 journals, and full-text for more than 4,500 of those titles. This database may be accessed from off campus.
Business Source Elite
A database indexing full text articles in nearly 1,100 business publications. This database may be accessed from off campus.
OmniFile Full Text Select
A general database indexing over 1,600 full-text titles. This database may be accessed from off campus.
The Wall Street Journal
Business A to Z
A glossary of business terms from The Washington Post.
The official business site of the U.S. government.
“An image database of over 7,000 U.S. and Canadian advertisements” from Duke University.
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