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Books on the Research Process
Research Support Databases
Scopus This link opens in a new windowScopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research.
Essential resource on all aspects of research methodology
SAGE Research Methods can help you with every stage of your research project.
Nearly every research project has 9 main steps:
- Defining a Topic
- Developing a Researchable Research Question
- Designing Your Research and Choosing Your Method
- Researching Ethically and Safely
- Reviewing the Literature
- Doing Fieldwork/Gathering Data
- Analyzing Your Data/Findings
- Writing Up
See how SRM can help with each step
Sage Research Methods Online This link opens in a new window
SAGE Research Methods supports beginning and advanced researchers in every step of a research project, from writing a research question, choosing a method, gathering and analyzing data, to writing up and publishing the findings.
With information on the full range of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods for the social and behavioral sciences, as well as many methods commonly used in the hard sciences, the book, reference, and journal content in SAGE Research Methodsfrom SAGEs renowned methods publishing programand advanced features help researchers of all levels conduct their research
eBooks on research methods
The following are selected titles covering various aspects of business research. Please click on each of the links below.
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Some titles allow you to download the pdf files chapter by chapter and other allow you to copy and paste. Enjoy reading about leadership!
Research Methodology Books For Business Students
The following is a selection of printed books on research methodology. Search the library catalogue to look for more books by clicking on the following terms:
New Books on Research Methodology