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Management: Reference Resources

This guide provides access to information in business management.

What is a reference resource?

Reference resources are usually encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, manuals and other books that you would refer to when wanting to know a definition of a word or concept, a general overview of a topic, specific information about a certain period of time or event in history.

Selected Reference E-books from the BPL

  A Boston Public Library ecard (explained on the "Home" tab of this guide) will enable you to access the numerous reference titles from the electronic databases in Business at the BPL .  Below are a few reference e-books that might benefit you when doing research in management:

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You may see the following icons on databases, journals, or websites.

Boston Public Library Resource

Peer Reviewed Content

United States Government Document or Publication

Try Google Books!

   Google books has many full text and limited text books available in management.  Try typing in management reference; or management encyclopedia; or management handbook below.

Google Book Search

Reference E-book Databases

    The databases noted here contain hundreds of full-text reference books for you to use at all three BCC campuses and remotely! When accessing remotely, type in the barcode number on the back of your BCC Campus Card when prompted.


Selected Reference E-books

Selected Print Reference Books