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Small Business: In the Library

This is a guide to the Library's collection in Small Business. It is not comprehensive, but rather provides a starting point for research.

Find Sources

Search multiple databases and the library catalog.

Type in keywords, titles, or authors to find what the library has to offer on your topic.

Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID



If you have a DOI or a PubMed ID (PMID), enter it here to begin your request. This will point you to immediate full-text access through our subscriptions or Open Access (if available).

Call Numbers

If you want to browse the collection, these are some call numbers where you can find books about Small Business.

  • HB615 -- Economic Theory (Value, Price, Wealth, Profit, Consumption, Etc.)
  • HC79 -- Economic History and Conditions
  • HD38.15-69 -- Economic History and Conditions -- Production and Management
  • HD2333-2346 -- Industry
  • HF5386-5415 -- Business and Business Administration
  • HF5635 -- Accounting
  • HF5823 -- Advertising

Subject Headings

This is a list of suggested terms to use in a search for Small Business resources in the Library Catalog:

  • Accounting
  • Advertising
  • Bookkeeping
  • Business
  • Business -- Finance
  • Business -- Management
  • Business Communication
  • Business Enterprises
  • Career Development
  • Customer Relations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Management
  • Professional Writing in Business
  • Small Business
  • Small Business -- Finance
  • Small Business -- Management
  • Success in Business


The following titles are available on the main (2nd) floor in the Audio/Visual Room:


E-commerce in business
Case studies on using the Internet to capture and exploit new markets.
Call #: HF5548.32 .E46x 2004 DVD (Instructional Videos)


Selected Books

These books are in the circulating collection.  You may check them out for three weeks at a time.  When you click on the book, it will take you to the catalog, where you can check whether the book is currently available, or when it is due back, as well as where it is located.

These are available on the third floor in the Reference Room.  They are for in-library use only, but you can make copies of pages as needed.

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