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Financial Analysis (Economics 334): Further Library Materials

This webpage aims to lead students of Economics 334 (and others) to sources of financial information on the firm, as well as to background information on corporate operating environments.

Finding Books and Journals in Schaffer Library

Select Library Web Catalog to reach the Library's computer catalog. Search  for author, title, subject, and keyword.

Book locations: Click on the link below "Location" and a map showing the book's location by floor and specific area will pop up.

Please note: For books that Schaffer Library does not own, or are checked out, please try ConnectNY, a service offered jointly by the libraries of Union, Vassar, St. Lawrence, Siena, RIT, RPI, and others in NYS to provide their borrowers with delivery in a few days of any books available in their combined collections.

Journal holdings: Use the "Journals" tab (on the Library's main webpage) to find if particular journals are present in any format.

Browsing by Selected LC Subject Headings

Books in Schaffer Library may be found by checking the Library Web Catalog by subject heading (or of course by your own keywords).  Examples of subject headings applicable to this course are:

Business forecasting
Cash flow
Corporations--finance
Finance
Investment analysis
Investments
Ratio analysis

Browsing by Selected LC Class Number

Books in Schaffer Library are arranged by Library of Congress Class number. Class numbers are searchable in the Library Web Catalog and browseable in the Stacks and Reference Collection.

HB 3711 - 3840 Business cycles. Economic fluctuations.
HG 4001 - 4280 Financial management. Business finance. Corporation finance
HG 4501 - 6051 Stocks, investment, speculation

Practical Matters

Interlibrary Loan/Document Delivery: - Follow this link to place an Interlibrary Loan request

PLEASE NOTE: You are reminded to check the Online Catalog (for books) or the list found at the "Journals" tab on the Library's homepage (for articles you need) before ordering on Interlibrary Loan. It will save you considerable time for every reference that you find available here on the shelves or in electronic format.

Check the ConnectNY catalog before using Interlibrary Loan.  ConnectNY is a service offered jointly by the libraries of Union, Vassar, St. Lawrence, Siena, RIT, RPI, and others in NYS to provide their borrowers with delivery in a few days of any books available in their combined collections.

Off-campus access - Access to the paid-subscription sources listed is limited to the Union College network. Therefore, a student wishing to use all the links on this page from off-campus will need to connect via a Virtual Private Network ("VPN") account.  Such an account enables off-campus users to have full access, even to the paid subscriptions.