Resources and support for Business Administration and Economics

Useful online resources for Business Administration and Economics students, plus technical and skills support.


Electronic resources

Information and Learning Commons electronic resources

Access a range of online resources brought to you by City's Library.

ILC electronic resources


Log in as a University member and use StarPlus to search for full text journal articles.

Access StarPlus

Emerald Insight

Includes journals and books covering accounting and finance, management and marketing.

Access Emerald Insight


A research journal archive which includes business and economics titles.

Access JSTOR


Multidisciplinary database covering business administration, economics and other subjects.

Access Scopus

White Rose Research Online

This repository houses research papers from the Universities of Leeds, Sheffield and York.

Access WRRO repository

Google Scholar

Open access academic literature.

Access Google Scholar

OECD iLibrary

Contains OECD economic surveys and more.

Access OECD iLibrary


Oxford dictionaries

Cambridge dictionaries


Library and IT help

The librarian for your subject is Maria Mawson. Contact Maria if you need help using University of Sheffield resources.

For general library enquiries, email and staff will respond within one working day.

Skills help

Research skills and critical thinking tutorials

For help on finding and evaluating information, copyright, avoiding plagiarism and referencing.

Research skills and critical thinking tutorials

301: Academic Skills Centre

Find skills development opportunities, including research experiences, study skills support and maths and statistics help.

301: Academic Skills Centre

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