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Management Subject Research Guide: Print Reference Books

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Reference books include encyclopedias, dictionaries, manuals, handbooks, almanacs, atlases and directories.  The reference books are located in the Cannon Memorial Library in the Reference Section on the main floor.  Reference books do not circulate and may only be used in the library. 

Accountants’ Handbook (2 vols.)
REF HF5621.A22 2007

The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management
REF HD30.15 .B455 2005

Business: The Ultimate Resource
REF HD38.15 .B878 2002

Dictionary of Business Terms
REF HF1001 .F78 2007

A Dictionary of Business and Management
REF HF1001 .C63 2006

Dictionary of International Business Terms
REF HD62.4 .C36 2004

Dictionary of Strategy: Strategic Management A-Z
REF HD30.28 .K454 2004

Encyclopedia of Business Information Sources
REF HF5353.E52 

Encyclopedia of Leadership (4 vols.)
REF HD57.7 .E53 2004

Encyclopedia of Management
REF HD30.15 .E49 2006

The Encyclopedia of the History of American Management
REF HC102.5.A2 E53 2005

An Executive's Guide to Information Technology: Principles, Business Models, and Terminology
REF HD30.2 .P588 2007

Hoover’s Handbook of American Business
REF HF3010.H6

Hoover’s Handbook of Private Companies (2 vols.)
REF HF3010 .H66 2003

Hoover’s Handbook of World Business
REF HF3010.H65 

Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios
REF HF5681 .R25 I52 (Latest vol. on Reserves in Circulation)

International Dictionary of Management
REF HD30.15 .J64 1995

International Directory of Company Histories 
REF HD2721.I63

Market Share Reporter (2 vols.)
REF HF5410.M35 

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How do I find a book on the shelf?

The Cannon Memorial Library uses the Library of Congress classification system to organize the books on the shelves.  This system uses a combination of letters and numbers referred to as LC Call Numbers. Books related to Management may be found under the following LC Call Numbers:

HA   Statistics

HB   Economic theory. Demography

HC   Economic history and conditions

HD   Industries. Land use. Labor

HE   Transporation and communications

HF   Commerce

HG   Finance

HJ   Public finance

For more information on how to read the LC call numbers and locate a book on the shelf, click here: LC Call Numbers