Access essential educational resources to help you build your knowledge of supply chain practices and to support your certification exam preparation. Listed below is a list of recommended texts for CSCP.
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Designing and Managing the Supply Chain: Concepts, Strategies & Case Studies, 3rd ed., 2007, Simchi-Levi, David, Philip Kaminsky, and Edith Simchi-Levi, ISBN: 978-0073341521
Making Sustainability Work: Best Practices in Managing and Measuring Corporate Social, Environmental and Economic Impacts, 2nd ed., 2014, Epstein, Marc J., and Adriana Reic Buhovac, ISBN: 978-1609949938
Principles of Supply Chain Management, 2nd ed., 2015, Crandall, Richard E., William R. Crandall, and Charlie C. Chen, ISBN: 978-1482212020
Purchasing and Supply Chain Management, 7th ed., 2020, Monczka, Robert M., Robert B. Handfield, Larry C. Guinipero, and James L. Patterson, ISBN: 978-0357442142
Strategic Supply Chain Management: The Five Core Disciplines for Top Performance, 2nd ed., 2013, Cohen, Shoshanah, and Joseph Roussel, ISBN: 978-0071813082
Supply Chain Logistics Management, 5th ed., 2019, Bowersox, Donald J., David J. Closs, M. Bixby Cooper, and John C. Bowersox, ISBN: 978-1260547825
Supply Chain Risk Management: An Emerging Discipline, 2014, Schlegel. Gregory L., and Robert J. Trent, ISBN: 978-148220597
Technology in Supply Chain Management and Logistics: Current Practice and Future Applications, 2019, Pagano, Anthony M., and Matthew Liotine, ISBN: 978-0128159569
UN Global Compact Brochure, 2014, UN Global Compact Office