Welcome to the Economic Subject Guide...

This guide has been designed to provide an overview of resources available for the study and research in economic.

Find Books

Search Web OPAC to find books available at Library. Though most our collection is in print format, an increasing number of titles are available in electronic format.

E-Books Subject Call Numbers     

Many e-books in the Library's collection is listed in Web OPAC, but some titles can only be found by using the e-Books collection websites.

  • Emerald e-Books
  • Netlibrary e-Books
  • Wiley e-Books
  • Science Direct e-Books

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The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

    • Economic Theory                                                                      HB1-3840
    • Economic history and condition                                              HC10-1085
    • Economic growth, development, planning                             HD72-HD78
    • Commerce                                                                                HF1-6182
    • Finance                                                                                     HG1-6182
    • Public Finance                                                                         HJ1-9940
Getting Books From Elsewhere

If a book or article is not available in Web OPAC or library, use our Document Delivery Service, to obtain a copy of an article or to borrow a book from another library.

Find Articles

This page indentifies the journal indexes most relevant to economic and management, and provides links to the Library's e-journals page, and how to obtain journal articles.

Related Databases Printed Journals

Use online databases to find journal articles about a subject. Below is a list of databases which are most often used in economic:

  • Cambridge Journal Online
  • Datastream
  • Emerald Insight
  • ProQuest
  • SpringerLink
  • More...

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Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is list of journals often used in economic.

  • Acounting and business research   HF5601 A29
  • The American economic review   HB1 A45
  • ASEAN economic bulletin     HC441 A1A8161
  • Economic impact      HC103 E19
  • The Economic journal   HB1 E28
  • Business week (asian edition)   HF2001 B89
  • Corporate world : Malaysia's foremost business magazine   HC4445.5 B89
  • Economic papers : a journal of applied economic and policy   HD601 E17
  • The economic studies quarterly   HB9 K434
  • Economy and society       H1 E33

Other journals subscribed by library can be search via WebOPAC to identify location and holdings.

E-Journals Getting articles from elsewhere

Find e-journals available to the library by title or subject.

If the journal you need is not available in UPM Library, you can obtain a copy of the article from another library through our Document Delivery Service.

Reference Works

The Reference Collection on the First Floor contains a number of different works from quick references, dictionaries, encyclopedia, atlas, thesaurus and etc.There are also ranges of electronic reference resources which is available on the Internet

Dictionary  Handbook
  • Dictionary for business & finance   HT1001 T329 1990
  • A dictionary of business and management  HF1001 D554 2006
  • Dictionary of business organization  HF1001 S787
  • Dictionary of business terms   HF1001 C951
  • Dictionary of e-business : a definitive guide to technology and business terms   HF5548.32 B751
  • The dictionary of international business terms  HD62.4 S556
  • Handbook of business quotations : choice words of business wisdom for successful speeches, reports, letters and papers   PN6084 B47H236 
  • The IEBM handbook of information technology in business  HF5584 I22
  • MATRADE business handbook: branding for export Q & A   HF1414.55 M3M433 2002
  • 2010 handbook for employers and employees in the private sector : Malaysia   HF5635 B315 2010

Internet Sources

  • ncyclopedia of business management  HD19 D441
  • Encycoledia of business and finance   HF1001 E56
  • Encyclopedia of economic devlopment: select issues in economic development HF75 E56
  • The Blackwell encyclopedia of management  HD30.15 B632 2005
  • Regional encyclopedia of business and management  HF1002.5 R336
Other References
  • A compendium of Malaysian economic statistics.    HC445.5 A4 1980
  • Directory of research and training institutions and organizatons on economic and social development and planning in Asia and the Pacific 1995.    HV40.8 A75D596 1995
  • The Malaysian economy in figures   HC445.5 M239
  • Oxford economic atlas of the world   G1046 G1E32 1972
  • Business information desk reference   HF54.52 U5F853



This is a list of the notable economic organizations includes intergovernmental, governmental or non-governmental.




This list provides a sampling of the rapidly proliferating number of resources on human ecology available on the Internet. However, this page will remain on the Web as a courtesy to those people who still use it.

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APA Sytle Guide Refworks
  • Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (5th ed.)  BF76.7 P976 2001

  •  APA Style  

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From the Purdue Online Writing Lab

From University of Malaya Library (UML)

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      RefWorks allows users to create their own personal bibliography.

Refworks offers:

  • Specialized database management service designed for bibliographic references – web based citation manager
  • Importing of references from various sources
  • Storage and searching of personalized data
  • Formatting of bibliographies AND manuscripts in different styles


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