Definition

Human resource management (generally referred to as HRM) is the effective use of an organization's human resources to improve its performance.
Buhler, P. (2012). In Human resources management. Retrieved from http://proquestcombo.safaribooksonline.com/book/-/9781580626996/part-i-human-resources-a-key-organizational-resource/chapter_2_4#X2ludGVybmFsX0h0bWxWaWV3P3htbGlkPTk3ODE1ODA2MjY5OTYlMkZkNmVlMSZxdWVyeT0

Terms to Search

affirmative action, career development, compensation, employees, human capital, job analysis, morale, occupations, personnel departments, personnel management, professional development, supervision of employees, work environment

Databases

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Online Open Access Journals

DOAJ:  Directory of Open Access Journals
DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.
The Asian Journal of Technology Management
The IMP Journal
KCA Journal of Business Management
Research and Practice in Human Resource Management

Print Books

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eBooks

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Credo Reference
eBooks by EBSCOhost
Safari Books Online

Websites

Human Resources Search Engine
This will search all of the websites listed below simultaneously or you may choose to select specific search site(s) to search.
Association of Executive Search Consultants  (AESC)
Specializes in the branch of management consulting that helps client organizations identify, evaluate and recruit senior executives.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Overview of Wage Data by Area and Occupation
Employment Law Guide
From the US Department of Labor.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Society for Human Resource Management  (SHRM)
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) addresses the interest and needs of HR professionals through advocacy, publications, research and other resource materials.
US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission