Skip to Main Content

Business and Accounting : Books

Reference Books from Credo

Credo Reference

Credo Reference is a subscription based database that offers a variety of reference books such as encyclopedia's and dictionaries. Below are some examples and direct links to available titles. To gain access to these titles you will need to sign in using your Wor-Wic username and password. 



Business: The Ultimate Resource offers practical and strategic advice for anyone doing business today. It is an essential desk reference for managers, MBA and business students and for small business owners worldwide.

The AMA Dictionary of Business and Management covers a vast range of terminology from all areas of business including management, strategy, finance, human resources, economics, marketing, sales, insurance, and international business.

Dictionary of Accounting: Provides a basic vocabulary of terms used in accounting, from personal finance and investments to company accounts, balance sheets and stock valuations.

Teach Yourself: Mobile Marketing In A Week: In this short, accessible book, Nick Smith shares a lifetime of hard-earned wisdom and practical advice, giving you, in straightforward language, all the mobile marketing expertise you need to run successful mobile campaigns.

QFINANCE: The Ultimate Resource offers articles with key themes in over 250 best practice and thought leadership articles. This edition comprises key perspectives on environmental, social, and governance factors -- essential for understanding the long-term sustainability of a company.

SAGE Key Concepts series: Key Concepts in Critical Management Studies: Ideal as an introduction and as a quick reference, Key Concepts in Critical Management Studies explores the essential concepts used within the field today.

Webster's New World Finance and Investment Dictionary: Clear, accessible, and cross-referenced explanations of today's most essential financial terms, including vocabulary related to accounting, finance, banks and banking, economics, investing, markets, real estate, and securities.

eBooks in Collection

Below are a sampling of the eBooks we have in our collection available to you 24/7 with your Wor-Wic username and password. This is a link to view some more of our offerings:  Business subject eBooks

A fast and engaging read, Equity helps leaders create more inclusive organizations using human-centered design and behavior change principles.

This casebook tells the story of Xiecheng - a hugely successful hotel chain in China - with a clear focus on the formation and creation of its powerful and successful management team and the part they played in Xiecheng's impressive growth and performance. 


The Hispanic-Latino community is large, expanding, and an important contributor to the U.S. economy. Numbering over 50 million, Hispanic-Latinos currently represent about 16% of the population. Hispanic-Latinos engage in a diversity of jobs that help keep the American economic engine running.

 We fantasize about starting our own business, yet we're warned against falling into debt, working eighty hours a week, and coping with the pressure to grow."

We still see many communication graduates with little business knowledge and business graduates with little communication knowledge. This schism leads communication scholars to assume that better communication is an end in itself while management see it as a means to an end – it must somehow contribute to the bottom line

Drawing on four decades of award-winning research, Feminine Capital reveals how women are harnessing different approaches to doing business

Open Access Textbooks

Open access textbooks are available without a subscription or an account.

The below list of open access textbooks were taken directly from Anne Arundel Community College's Andrew G. Truxal Library Research Guide for Open Education Resources in Business.