Industrial Relations

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Subject guides are created by our Librarians to help you identify, access and understand the literature of the discipline. There are several guides relevant to Industrial Relations, click on the links below to explore, access and use the resources.


Publication coverage: 1971 -

Business database containing the full text of thousands of sources, including essential scholarly journals, trade magazines, company news and reports.

Conference Board e-Library

Publication coverage: 1998 - present

Reports, presentations, webinars and data providing analysis of key Canadian economic, organizational performance, and public policy issues. Also economic forecasting, modelling, and analysis.


LabourSource provides online access to cases and decisions from the Labour Arbitration Cases (L.A.C.) and the Canadian Labour Arbitration Summaries (C.L.A.S.), as well as the text of Canadian Labour Arbitration, 4th edition (Brown & Beatty).


Publication coverage: 1806-

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2018 Inquiry@Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference

The 12th Annual Inquiry@Queen’s Undergraduate Research Conference will be held in Stauffer Library, March 8-9. 

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