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PhD and MSc in Business Administration


Welcome to the David Lam Library at the UBC Sauder School of Business!

This course guide provides information and links to library services, spaces and secondary sources of business research that support Sauder PhD and MSc students. In this guide you'll find information about:
  • Business article databases
  • Data sources, including financial and socio-economic datasets
  • Citation management tools such as Zotero
  • Scholarly sources, including open access digital repositories and sources of theses
  • Strategies for identifying alternative data and article sources

Graduate Students and Research

UBC Library has several online guides on services and scholarly concepts of interest to scholarly research, including:

Research Consultations with Librarians

If you need help identifying or exploring the resources, you can consult with David Lam Library's business librarians in a variety of ways.

Thesis Calculator

The Thesis Calculator maps out the stages and steps to graduate degree completion. The thesis calculator includes embedded links to UBC resources and supports available to graduate students. The thesis calculator consists of three parts: Academic, Professional, and Self-Care.

Recommend a purchase

If you have a book that you would like to recommend for the library to purchase, please contact Lam Librarian Irena Trebic.  

Related Guides

  • Subject-specific research guides (eg. marketing, finance, etc) can be found on the David Lam Library website.