About this guide
This guide provides links to resources you will need to complete this unit. It includes compulsory readings, suggested readings, texts, databases as well as information about referencing and how to locate other materials related to your studies.
See the Management guide to find out about other useful resources.
We also have other information on:
Student off campus access and help
When accessing library resources off campus you will be asked to login. Your login consists of the following details.
Username: Student ID Number
Password: OneID Password
If you are having problems logging in or experiencing other IT difficulties please contact Student IT Help
Databases to get you started
Research Databases provide you with electronic access to journal articles, newspaper articles, statistical publications, encyclopaedias, legal material and reports.
Research Databases may be subject specific or cover many different topic areas. The databases below have full text academic journal articles relating to business, finance, economics and management.
For more information see how to search a database.
Learning and Teaching at MQ have a guide on iLearn on how to write a Professional and technical report, which can be accessed here.
You can also access guides on Business Report writing from other universities such as:-
If you have any questions about report writing you can contact Learning Skills.
Group work develops a range of skills that are highly valued by employers: communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills. It also teaches you the basics of project management. However, students often have mixed feelings about being asked to work in a group. Group work offers a lot of potential benefits, but it can also present quite a few challenges! Most negative group work experiences are caused by differences in:
Studywise provides quite a few resources aimed at helping students to work better in groups. Click on the Studywise link and enter your OneID and password to be taken to these resources.
Want to learn more about database searching, referencing and other research related skills? Infowise can help.
InfoWise aims to build and improve students research skills. Especially useful for undergraduates, international students and anyone new to Macquarie University, the content covers:
- how to use MultiSearch
- understanding peer review
- how to decode citations
- identifying key search terms
- advanced search techniques
- and more