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Accounting: Books & Articles

Use this guide to find information on financial accounting.

Looking for Books

If you're looking for books on an accounting topic, use Scout, the University Libraries' discovery tool.  Scout includes print books, ebooks, articles, and other types of publications and information sources.

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Search for your favorite accounting term.  When the results list appears, you can limit it to books by selecting "Books" in the Source Types in the left column.

Looking for E-journals

The Bruno Library subscribes to a large number of accounting journals in electronic format directly from the publisher.  If you have a particular journal you'd like to look at, go to the E-Resources search page and put in the journal title.  The results list will show you the availability of the journal in our various databases or from the publisher, along with the range of dates offered.

Journal of accounting, auditing & finance

In the example above, we can see that Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance is available in the database Business Source Complete, and also directly from the publisher, Sage.  In each case we can see the range of dates offered.  Clicking on the link takes us to the page where the journal issues are listed.

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Looking for Articles

There is not a database of articles specifically for accounting.  However, Business Source Complete contains articles from large numbers of scholarly journals and professional magazines for accounting and its many specialty areas.

In Business Source Complete you can do a keyword search, then narrow your search using the "Subject" facet or other options in the left column.

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Accounting Books

Here is an example of the many print and electronic books on accounting and auditing available from the Bruno Library.  Use Scout to locate books and articles on your topic.

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