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Industrial Relations Subject Guide: Books and eBooks


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All the books in the library are organised first by number (which corresponds to a subject area) and then alphabetically by author’s surname. Use the library catalogue to search for books from your reading list.

To help you get started, the first box below provides a few selective helpful numbers – consult your reading lists and course material for more detail on your recommended texts; for assistance in using the library catalogue, please use this guide.


These numbers may be helpful for finding books in the following subject areas:

302.35 – Organisational Behaviour

306.3/306.36 – Sociology of Work

330 – Economics

331 – Employee Relations

331-331.09417 – Industrial Relations/Industrial Relations in Ireland

658 - Management

658.3 – Human Resource Management

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You can also access some relevant material by using the eBooks available through the library. The following key texts from your reading lists are available in eBook format.

Convery, D. (2013). Locked out: a century of Irish working-class life

Velasquez, M.G. (2013). Business ethics: concepts and cases. 7th ed.

Watson, T.J. (2008). Sociology, work and industry. 5th ed

There are more eBooks available by searching in the following databases or by searching in the library catalogue:-

Dawsonera - user guide

EBSCO ebook Business Collection - user guide

Borrow this book from the library