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Business and Management Research

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Books Relevant to Your Course

Books in Barnsley College libraries are shelved in a carefully selected order which aims to place books on similar subjects together using Dewey Decimal Classification:


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Here is a list of where to start looking for the books on the library shelf for business and management. To find whether a book is available in one of the Barnsley College libraries or look for other subject areas on the shelves use Discovery, or Heritage our library catalogue.

004 Computers and computing
158.7 Psychology at work
330 Economics
338.04 Entrepreneurship
346.07 Business Law
378.170281 How to succeed at university
650.14 How to succeed in your career
657 Accounting
658 Business and management
658.022 Small business management
658.3 HRM
658.4012 Strategic management
658.402 Teams
658.404 Project management
658.5 Operations management
658.8 Marketing
658.84 E-commerce
808.066 Academic writing

E-Resources Relevant to Your Course

Barnsley College has lots of databases, e-books and e-journals to help with your studies. To log on you will need your College username and password. Some resources may ask you to choose Barnsley College from an A-Z list of institutions.

These databases contain a wide range of academic sources. If you are not finding the information you want, learn more about searching online. Help pages will also be available within each database, or ask a librarian helibrary@barnsley.ac.uk.

Discovery is a one stop search engine for Barnsley College books, ebooks and many online journal collections.

Or you can search these e-resources and websites individually:

A Level Review Magazine covering Biological Science, Business, Economics, English, Geography, Law, Modern History, Physics and Psychology.

AccountingWEB AccountingWEB.co.uk is the largest independent online community for accounting and finance professionals in the UK

Annual Reviews is dedicated to synthesizing and integrating knowledge for the progress of science and the benefit of society.

Brown’s E-Books is a collection of academic textbooks from Barnsley College reading lists, available online.

BBC Business News

Business and self-employed – tools and guidance for business

Business Source Elite is a database that has access to full text articles on finance, management, and marketing.

CBI Confederation of British Industry

CCA for a better customer experience CCA is the leading authority on customer contact strategies and operations.

CIPD : Knowledge Hub Explore evidence and gain insights from a wide range of resources from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

Companies House find company information

Directory of Open Access Journals provides access to over 18,000 high quality, peer reviewed multidisciplinary ejournals offering freely available academic articles.

Ebook Central Ebooks covering a range of subjects including business, childcare, education, fine arts, health, IT, social work, sport and tourism.

Europa  official website of the European Union

Eurostat: Statistics Explained EU statistics

Financial times company information including annual reports

GlobalEDGE has offers a variety of resources to enhance knowledge of international business topics.

International Monetary Fund publications include Global Economic Outlook and Regional Economic Reports as well as interactive features like IMF DataMapper

Issues Online Up-to-date articles, statistics, videos, e-books and links, from a variety of different sources: newspapers, charity groups, Government reports, blogs, magazines.

London School of Economics Find out more about what our researchers are working on and how they are shaping the world

McKinsey & Co. includes articles, white papers, reports, videos, and podcasts across a variety of business and industries

OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development,  data and reports on global economy

Office for National Statistics

Psychology and Behavioural Science Collection provides extensive coverage of full-text articles from magazines and ejournals for psychology and behavioral sciences.

Reuters Business News

Sky Business News

World Bank Access more than 200,000 publicly-available documents and reports.

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