BUS 232: Management II

Professor Charles Fusi (Neuroeconomic Scientist)

Website: The Pursuit of Academic Excellence


This guide is designed to help you research Management topics. It includes an index of scholarly sources that should be used. Included in the list are websites and search engines that will be helpful in your research. If you have any trouble finding these sources, please ask a librarian for help. Good Luck! Any comments or suggestions are welcome!
  • RCC Library Home Page: Most materials found in this research guide are available at the library's home page.
  • William Hoag: Please contact me if you have any questions concerning this guide or research.


The on-line catalog provides access to the Library's collection of approximately 40,000 books, periodicals and audio-visual titles. These resources may be used to find information for assignments or general interest.

Good Search Terms to use: words or phrase


"Corporate management"
"Corporate ethics"
"Business management"
"Business ethics"
"Strategic management"
"Leadership styles


Business and Society: a strategic approach to corporate citizenship. HD60 .M375 2003.

Taking Sides: Clshing views on controversial business issues and society. HF5387 .T36 2004

Fundamentals of Management: core concepts and applications. HD31 .F7625 2003

Reference Books

AMA Management Handbook, New York : American Management Association, 1994. REF. HD31 .A418 1994
The Strategic Management Handbook, New York : Mcgraw-Hill, 1983. REF. HD30.28 .S732 1983

Credo Online Reference Books- Need RCC library barcode to access off campus.
BUSINESS: The Ultimate Resource - Dictionary of Business and Management
Encyclopedia of the History of American Management


Browse these paper journals and magazines in the library's first floor periodicals section for articles about management.
  • Harvard Business Review
  • The Economist
  • U.S. News & World Report
  • Time
  • Newsweek
  • Business Week
  • The Wall Street Journal- Newspaper rack


Access to millions of journal, magazine, newspaper and reference source articles through our research databases.

Business Source Premier

The world’s largest full text business database. Provides full text for 3,650 scholarly business journals, including full text for 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications. Over 1,500 industry reports and nearly 1,500 country economic reports. Has over 1,200 articles mentioning "corporate management".

General Business File ASAP1980

Use this database to research all business and management topics. Includes directory listings for over 150,000 companies as well as investment analysts' reports on major companies and industries. Over 250 articles mentioning "corporate management".

Campus Research

A very good place to find business and company information. Over 1,000 articles mentioning "corporate management".

Credo Reference

Has good reference sources covering economics, business and the economy.

Academic Search Premier

Provides full text for more than 3,800 scholarly publications covering academic areas of study. Over 330 full text articles mentioning "corporate management".

BPL Business **Databases**

Business databases from the Boston Public Library. You can use your RCC library barcode for access.

Web sites

There are many good [insert topic] web sites on the internet. These web sites have been evaluated by library staff. Remember to always evaluate internet resources. To find out more about evaluating web sites, Lesley University has a very good guide.

Search Engines


Web sites

American Management Association (AMA)
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Business Data and Statistics: USA.GOV
Economic Data and Statistics: Mass.Gov
Free Management Library
Institute of Management and Administration
Management: NetMBA
US Census Bureau: 2011 Economic Census
Purdue Owl Writing Lab



Video about corporate ethics.

Citing Sources: Style Guides

APA Style Tutorial
Duke Library Guide to Assembling a List of Works Cited

Laguardia Community College Library MLA and APA citation style
SourceAid- Citation Builder

The Owl at Purdue: APA Formatting and Style Guide
The Owl at Purdue: MLA 2009 Formatting and Style Guide

Basic Research Help

Please click the Ask a Librarian icon if you have any questions concerning these guides, need help finding material for your research or any general questions you might have.

General Library Information

Research guide prepared on 10/14/09 by Wiliam Hoag: whoag@rcc.mass.edu
updated 02/06/12