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This guide is prepared for Stetson students researching business topics.
Last Updated: Nov 7, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Accessing online resources

You must be connected to Stetson's Network in order to access any of the electronic materials referenced in this guide. If you are not working from a campus-connected computer, you will have to enter the network through a proxy server. See Instructions for Library Access from Off Campus: 


Start here

Use the Library's OneSearch ( to find books, articles published in scholarly journals, trade journal articles, newspaper articles, case studies, and more. Search for a specific business topic or by industry. The 'Advanced Search' is recommended. Using the drop-down menus to limit the search to "Subject Terms" will refine your results. To limit to items available in the library's collection, check the 'Catalog Only' checkbox.




Finding books

Here are some Library of Congress subject headings to consider when searching the Library Catalog for books on business topics.  Open the drop-down menu and select 'Subject.'

Branding (marketing)
Budget in business
Business ethics
Business logistics
Consumption (economics)

Executive skills
Export marketing
Corporate governance
Customer relations

Market segmentation
Mentoring in business
Office management
Organization charts

Private equity
Product life cycle
Proposal writing in business
Records management
Risk management

Social responsibility of business
Venture capital


Very Short Introductions (series) Oxford University Press

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Innovation - Mark Dodgson; David Gann
Call Number: T173.8 .D615 2010 EBOOK
ISBN: 9780199568901
Publication Date: 2010
Based on research into innovative organizations worldwide, this Very Short Introduction ..."provides an analysis of the innovation process; the ways organizations marshal their resources to innovate, and the eventual outcomes..."

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Economics - Partha Dasgupta
Call Number: HB171 .D26 2007 EBOOK
ISBN: 9780192853455
Publication Date: 2007
Macroeconomic history—Trust—Communities—Markets—Science and Technology as institutions—Households and firms—Sustainable economic development—Social well-being and democratic government

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The World Trade Organization - Amrita Narlikar
Call Number: HF1385 .N37 2005 EBOOK
ISBN: 9780192806086
Publication Date: 2005
Who needs an international trade organization? -- The creation of the World Trade Organization -- Decision-making and negotiation processes -- The expanding mandate -- Settling disputes -- The Doha development agenda -- The burden of governance.


Writing Guides

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Professional Academic Writing in the Humanities and Social Sciences - Susan Peck MacDonald
Call Number: PN146 .M33 2010 EBOOK
ISBN: 0809330075
Publication Date: 2010

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Writing up Your University Assignments and Research Projects - Neil Murray; Geraldine Hughes
Call Number: P301.5 .A27 M87 2008 EBOOK
ISBN: 9780335227174
Publication Date: 2008


Business Dictionaries

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A Dictionary of Business and Management - Jonathan Law
ISBN: 9780199234899
Publication Date: 2009

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Business Words You Should Know - H. Dean McKay; P. T. Shank
ISBN: 9781598691467
Publication Date: 2008

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The Dictionary of Transport and Logistics - David Lowe
ISBN: 0749435712
Publication Date: 2002


Business Encyclopedias


New Business Titles

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Disrupting Digital Business - R. "Ray" Wang
Call Number: HF5548.32 .W3624 2015 NEWBOOKS
ISBN: 1422142019
Publication Date: 2015

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Elon Musk - Ashlee Vance
Call Number: HC102.5 .M87 V36 2015 NEWBOOKS
ISBN: 0062301233
Publication Date: 2015

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The Idea-Driven Organization - Alan G. Robinson; Dean M. Schroeder
Call Number: HF5549.5 .S8 R627 2014
ISBN: 9781626561236
Publication Date: 2014


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