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Supply Chain Management: Introduction



Welcome to the Library service of the Institute of Technology, Carlow.  The services provided by the Library include book lending, individual and group study facilities, photocopying, information retrieval service and access to a range of online databases.

The Library holds a broad range of resources both printed and electronic to support the subject area of Supply Chain Management. These include books, journals, case studies, databases, official publications, newspapers and various other items.

To facilitate the research process, this guide provides a brief outline of how to search for these different types of material.


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Our Marketline database subscription now contains Value and Supply Chain reports for 100 major global sectors.  All key stages are highlighted, along with examples of active companies and insight is provided on every stage of the value chain.

Sample reports include:

Global Medical Devices Market

Global Mobile Apps Market

Global Alcoholic Drinks Market

Global Aquaculture Industry

These reports can be downloaded in either PDF or PowerPoint format.