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Finding information for Business

The Portal is the Universitys intranet, providing access to e-resources (ebooks and ejournals). If you log on off campus follow this procedure: Network\username Password Library

Change your password - telephone I.T. Support 24/7 on 01522 886500. Help with finding information email a Subject Librarian at Finding books Use the Library catalogue to search, request and renew books in the Universitys print collections. Your library PIN is emailed to your University email account. Books for Business and Finance are located in a variety of areas within the Library: 174.4 Business Ethics 300.72 Research methodology and social science 330 Financial economics 332.6 Financial markets 337 International economics 338 Industrial economics 658 General management 658.401 Strategic management 658.404 Project management 658.5 Operations management Finding journals

Blackboard is the Universitys virtual learning environment, providing access to course material, links to library resources and additional help. Email for assistance. Email Your University email account can be accessed on or off campus. All University communication will go to this email account. Your username to access the Portal, Blackboard or Email is your Account ID. If you are unsure of your password, you can telephone I.T. Support 24/7 on 01522 886500. Contact Renew books - telephone the University Library on 01522 886222.

If you are looking for a specific article, search for the title of the journal in the Electronic Journals A-to-Z to find out whether it is available either in print or electronically such as: Applied Economics European Business Law Review Applied Financial Economics Fortune Bank of England Business Week Cambridge Journal of Economics European Economic Review Harvard Business Review

Inflation Report Investors Chronicle Journal of Operations Management Strategic Management Journal The Econometrics Journal The Manchester School Wall Street Journal

Finding journal articles by topic If you would like to find journal articles relating to a particular topic you will need to search the databases listed on the eLibrary page of the Portal (Portal > Library > E-Library). These allow you to search the contents of hundreds of journals simultaneously. Business databases include: ABI/INFORM Global Academic Search Elite Business Source Complete Emerald Fulltext Emerald Management Xtra IngentaConnect SAGE Journals Online ScienceDirect SwetsWise XpertHR

Other databases that may be useful include: Factiva (national and international newspapers) MarketLine (for company information) Mintel (business information) LexisLibrary (UK newspapers) FAME (for financial information) Dawsonera (ebooks) MyiLibrary (ebooks)