Course Guide

UGBA 155 Leadership

Summer 2010

The following online and print resources provided by the Long Business Library are key to finding information required for this course. Use the Library proxy Server to access the electronic resources from off-campus.


Use the OskiCat catalog to search for books. Leadership, leadership - case studies, executives, executive ability, chief executive officers, and organizational behavior are all subject headings in OskiCat. Choose the subject search box and restrict the search to the Long Library by choosing BUSI from the location menu. E-books may be located and used online through Ebrary.

Articles in Journals

Academic Search Complete This is a large, interdisciplinary index covering thousands of periodicals in social sciences and humanities. Around half of the citations include full-text; click UC Links if there is not a full-text option.
Business Source Complete Indexes thousands of peer-reviewed business journals as well as trade journals and other business magazines. Use subject or keyword searching to find academic articles, company and industry profiles, and other business-specific information.
The Conference Board TCB research is a searchable database of full-text research reports on the latest issues in business management and US and global economics. This includes many reports on Human Resources and related topics.
Google Scholar A multidisciplinary portal to peer-reviewed journal articles. Works best on-campus. Be sure to evaluate results as the database includes books, patents, and other non-peer-reviewed material.
Policy File PolicyFile is a collection of research from various public policy think tanks. This will be particularly useful for finding information about public policy issues related to organizational behavior.
PsychINFO PsychINFO is a major indexing and abstracting resource for psychology and related disciplines. Look here for journal articles about psychological subjects related to human development and organizations.

Other Useful Information

Long Library homepage
Librarians are available at the Reference Desk to assist you during these hours:
Monday - Friday: 2 - 4 pm
Where Do I Find? (a brief guide to finding various types of business information)

Questions? Ask your business librarians.