Reference Collection: General Business Reference

Below is a list of general business reference books organized by subject.  These books are arranged by call number in the Pardee Library Reference Collection.


Business Biography and History

Business Leader Profiles for Students X HC29 .B87

American Business Leaders X HC102.5 A2 H36

Enterprising Women : 250 Years of American Business X HC102.5 .D73

Who’s Who in Corporate America.  X HD38.25 U6 W477

Encyclopedia of African American Business X HD2358.5 E53

Encyclopedia of American Women in Business X HD6054.4 .U6 K753

Business History in the United Sates: A Guide to Archival Collections X HF3021 B976

Historical Encyclopedia of American Women Entrepreneurs X HF3023 .A2 O64

Financial History of the United States X HG181 .M297

United States Entrepreneurs and the Companies They Built X Z7164 .C81 N237

United States Corporation Histories: A Bibliography, 1965-1985 X Z7164 .T87 N37

Business Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia of Business and Finance X HF1001 .E467

A Devil’s Dictionary of Business… X HF1001 .V65

Advertising Media A to Z   X HF5826.5 S848

Business Dictionaries – Language

Cassell English-Japanese Business Dictionary X HF1002 .F43

Harrap French Business Dictionary X HF1002 .F74

French Dictionary of Business, Commerce and Finance X HF1002 .F75

German/English Business Glossary X HF1002 .H37

Routledge Spanish Dictionary of Business, Commerce and Finance X HF1002 .R687

Russian-English, English-Russian Business Dictionary X HF1002 .Z25

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Business Acronyms, Initials, and Abbreviations X HF1002.5 .R67

Coopers & Lybrand Multilingual Dictionary of Financial Reporting X HG151 .C66

English-Chinese Dictionary of Finance X HG151 .E58 922a

NTC’s New College Russian and English Dictionary  X PG2640 N786

Business Information

Business Information: Finding and Using Data in the Digital Age.  X HD30.2 Z337 (2 copies)

Dictionaries – English Language

Oxford English Grammar X PE1106 .G74

Bartlett’s Roget’s Thesaurus X PE1591 .B35

Random House Compact Unabridged Dictionary X PE1625 .R293

American Heritage College Dictionary X PE1628 .A6227

Random House Webster’s College Dictionary X PE1628 .R28

Economics Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

New Palgrave: A Dictionary of Economics X HB61 .N49

IEBM Handbook of Economics X HB 171 .I36

The Princeton Encyclopedia of World Economy X HF1373.P75 v.1, 2

Finance Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Reuters Financial Glossary X HF1001 .R48

Dictionary of Accounting X HF 5621 C64

International Dictionary of Finance X HG151 .B274

New Palgrave Dictionary of Money & Finance X HG151 .N48

Wall Street Dictionary X HG151 .S424

Encyclopedia of Money X HG216 .A43

Glossary of Venture Capital and IPO Terms X HG4751 .G56

General Reference

Webster’s New Geographical Dictionary X G103.5 .W42

Statistical Abstract of the United States X HA202 .E78 *Pardee Services Desk on the Reserve-Reference (High Use) shelves

The Elements of Library Research: What Every Student Needs to Know X Z710.G44

Oxford Guide to Library Research X Z710 .M23

Oral Presentation & Writing

Mastering Your Business Dissertation   X HD30.4 .L66

Style: The Basics of Clarity and Grace  X PE1421 W5455

Wall Street Journal Guide to Business Style and Usage X PN4783 .W26

Bartlett’s Book of Business Quotations X PN6084 .B87 B37

Forbes Book of Business Quotations X PN6084 .B87 F66

Treasury of Business Quotations X PN6084 .B87 T74

Ultimate Book of Business Quotations X PN6084 .B87 U58

Style Guides

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers X LB2369 .G53

Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations X LB2369 .T8

Chicago Manual of Style X Z253 .U69