Welcome to the Business and Management subject pages.  This guide highlights the key resources for your subject area, and the key services and facilities available from the Library.

Your Librarian is Carolyn Mustard. Carolyn can help you find the resources you need for your research, and advise you on how best to reference them.

Email: c.mustard@abertay.ac.uk

Tel: 01382 308891

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LibrarySearch is a quick and easy way to search and access our print and online content from one simple search box.

LibrarySearch simultaneously searches a huge amount of scholarly content including eBook and online journal article collections, conference proceedings, reports, and open access resources, as well as all the items in the Library building. Simply search by title, author, and /or keywords. 

For more comprehensive searching or for systematic reviews, you may need to search individual databases. These are collections that are either specific to a subject area, or contain a significant amout of subject-specific content. The key databases for your subject are listed below.


BrowZine allows you to easily browse, read, and keep up-to-date with current scholarly journal content on any device. You can add your favourite journal titles to your Bookshelf to keep up to date with what's been published, and easily export your citations to RefWorks.

Journal collections/databases

The key resources for your subject area are:

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Websites - sources of freely available reports, papers, books etc

Key websites for your subject area include: 

  • BBC News. Business: The BBC business news site brings you the latest business news, provides up-to-date market data and information on the economy, companies and e-commerce.
  • BIS. The website of the Department for Business Innovation and Skills.
  • Biz/ed. A Web site for students and educators in business studies, economics, accounting, leisure, sport & recreation and travel & tourism.
  • Biznar. Live federated search from Deep Web Technologies covering 60 business collections.
  • Open Knowledge Repository. World Bank Institutional Repository offering free open access to their research outputs and knowledge product.
  • Quandl. Over 7 million financial, economic, and social datasets.

Case studies

  • MIT Sloan Teaching Innovation Resources. MSTIR is a collection of free teaching materials, including case studies, industry notes, and management simulations. 
  • The Journal of Business Case Studies. Published quarterly the Journal of Business Case Studies provides free access to case studies and their solutions for teaching and research purposes. Topics include accounting, business law, economics, ethics, finance, management, marketing, and related fields.
  • New York Times case studies. A collection of SME case studies. Includes suggestions from readers and a follow up on what the business owners decided to do.
  • Times 100 case studies. Case studies based on key elements of business studies curriculum using real information from companies.
  • World Business Council for Sustainable development. Case studies illustrating how businesses work to integrate sustainable development into their business activities.

Other resources and support