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Pensions Subject Guide: Books and eBooks

This guide will give an introduction into finding information on pensions


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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:

331.252 - Pensions

332 - Financial Economics

332.6 - Investments

336.2 - Taxation

657 - Business Accounting/Financial Accounting

658.3142 - Reward Management/Employee Reward

658.45 - Communication (Business/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.

Armstrong, M. (2012) Armstrong's handbook of reward management practice: improving performance through reward. 4th ed.

DeFusco, R.A., McLeavy, D.W., Pinto, J.E. & Runkle, D.E. (2007) Quantitative investment analysis. 2nd ed.   

Thoyts, R. (2010) Insurance theory and practice.

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

Safari Books Online - user guide. - user guide