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This guide is prepared for Stetson students researching business topics.
Last Updated: Apr 21, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Getting started Print Page

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


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

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Encyclopedia of Small Business - Thomson Gale Staff
ISBN: 9780787691127
Publication Date: 2006


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