We know that finding academic literature and conducting research is an important part of completing most of your assignments. Here you will find a variety of relevant sources which we hope will help your studies. Remember to also check out our referencing guides.
Don't forget, you can always join one of our workshops or ask us if you get stuck or just need some help, we're happy to advise!
abstracts and full text articles from both scholarly (peer reviewed) journals and trade/professional magazines on all aspects of business and management
company information on selected quoted companies and some industry and country economic reports
journal articles relating to accounting and finance, education, human resource management, organizational behaviour, library and information science, operations and project management, marketing, tourism and hospitality, and strategy
full text and abstracts of scholarly (peer reviewed)
articles in journals in business and management, engineering (including oil and gas), accounting, tourism and hospitality, finance, economics, psychology, and library and information science
abstract and full text formats from scholarly (peer reviewed)
UK and international newspapers for about the last 10 years, including articles from the Financial Times (except for those published within the last month)
full-text papers on oil and gas exploration and production (including the Society of Petroleum Engineers Papers) which may include some management and engineering topics
PLEASE NOTE: the papers on this database can only be used for non-commercial academic purposes and you must follow the terms and conditions
Database covering a large range of subject areas, with a variety of journal articles, conference papers, etc.
Although abstract only, you may get the full text by checking the Full Text at RGU link.
a collection of industry market research and industry risk ratings
includes industry reports from UK, US and China, UK and US business environment profiles and Brexit impact statements
please note there is download limit of 25 reports for each user
market research/industry reports on UK consumer goods markets
Your RGU username and password will be required. Agree to the terms and conditions. When you have finished searching please log out and close down all browser windows.
a range of information intended to help entrepreneurs in setting up and running small businesses in the UK
full-text journals in the sciences and social sciences (current years, plus archive)
full text journals in business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology and medicine; also free archives in geography, planning, urban and environment
full text journals and eBooks covering life, health and physical sciences and social sciences
UK, EU and international cases, legislation and legal journals
Login with your RGU username and password, then at the "Login to My Westlaw UK profile" screen select "Skip"
legal journals, newspapers, selected Scots Law and employment materials
NOTE: for UK cases please use Westlaw UK
full-text facsimile of more than 200 years (1785 - 2008) of The Times newspaper
articles from over 1400 journals, magazines and trade publications covering the food industry and related topics
access to industry and market reports
details of journal articles, conference papers and chapters covering all subject areas
can also be used to see how many times an article has been cited in later articles to trace the development of a topic
abstract only database - full-text can be checked for using the "Full Text @ RGU" link
Why not check out our extensive collection of books and e-books related to your area of study?
Remember that you can always search for specific books or topics using our LibrarySearch Tool
We offer free, informal workshops on various Library topics throughout the academic year and we would encourage you to come along if you'd like to improve your skills in:
If you have a specific question, or want a 1-1 discussion with us, you can also pop over to one of our drop-ins! They usually run in the mornings and afternoons, when we're not delivering workshops. Check out the KnowHOW Timetable for more details on dates and times. No need to book an appointment, just show up!
Here are the upcoming Library KnowHOW workshops relevant to Business and Management. We hope to see you there!
In case you are looking for additional sources of literature or want to expand on your current search, why not try our other databases or Google Scholar?
Google Scholar can be a useful additional source when looking for journal articles. While our collection includes access to around 53 million journal articles (and growing!), unfortunately we will not have access to all materials you find on Google Scholar, so remember to check whether we subscribe to the resources listed in the results.
Did you know that we currently subscribe to over 200 databases covering all subject areas taught in RGU? And you can access them for free! Have a look through our extensive list and discover something new!A-Z LIST OF DATABASES