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Accounting: Home

A guide for finding resources on Accounting in the ACC Libraries and on the Internet

Recent Accounting News

 Some recent information on Taxes from the Internet and Wall Street Journal Personal Finances--Taxes:


Recent Taxation News

Recent information from the Wall Street Journal Tax column by Herman:


Getting Started

Accounting research is important for success and fiscal health.

There are several types of information available to Accounting students through the ACC libraries, in print or audiovisual form and electronically. The tabs along the top of the page provide details on the different types of resources listed below:

Reference Works

This covers encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, and other resources that are referred to for specific information. Go to these for definitions, shorter explanations, historical information, and biographical sketches.

Books and Media You can find a good selection of accounting books (and some media) that provide detailed information on current accounting practice and techniques, as well as historical information, prominent figures in accounting and their work, and theory of accounting.
Articles Articles from journals, magazines, and major newspapers are a good source for recent developments in the field of accounting. You can find technical tips, current trends, and product reviews, as well as the work of practicing accounting professionals published in major newspapers, magazines, and journals. ACC databases can help connect you to these articles.
Web Sites The internet can provide a wealth of information, especially from government sources, professional organizations, and on-line accounting magazines.

Use the tabs above to get more information.

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