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UoRM Business, management & finance: Home

A guide to finding information in business, management and finance for students studying these subjects and for Foundation in Business students. Includes links to key resources and sources of help.

Welcome to the business, management and finance guide. Use the tabs above to explore resources in this subject.

Finding books

When you start your course you will usually be given lists of recommended books by your lecturers. You just need to check the Enterprise catalogue to find out if they are in the Learning Resource Centre (LRC) or available online. Use the search box below. Just enter the author's surname and one or two words from the title:

For example:

To find: Storey, D.J. and Green, F.J. (2010) Small business and entrepreneurship. Harlow: Financial Times/Prentice Hall.

Search for: storey small business

Finding printed books and e-books

Search the Enterprise catalogue to find specific books or books on a topic.


Finding online book chapters

To find online book chapters on a topic search the Summon discovery service:

Why use dictionaries and encyclopedias?

Use encyclopedias:

  • for summaries
  • for lists of further reading
  • when starting a project

Some useful titles are listed below. Find more on the catalogue by searching for construction or management encyclopedias or dictionaries.

We also have access to many online dictionaries and encyclopedias. Use the search boxes on the left to search these, or go directly to:

Search Summon for definitions and explanations

Find definitions and summaries from a wide range of online dictionaries and encyclopedias by searching the Summon discovery service using the box below.

Search Credo Reference

Use Credo Reference to search across multiple dictionaries and reference works.

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Search Oxford Reference

Use Oxford Reference to search across multiple dictionaries and reference titles, including bilingual dictionaries of French, German, Spanish, Italian, and Latin. If you are off-campus, you may need to log-in to view your search results.

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