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Business Research Guide: Accounting

A guide to Accounting, Management, and Marketing

What is Accounting?

Accounting provides information used to assess the financial well-being of businesses and other organizations.

The Occupational Outlook for Accountants and Auditors from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Image courtesy of Kmaax Accounting and Tax

Finding an Accountant

AICPA: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Montana CPA: Montana Certified Public Accountants

Web Resources

Standards

Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Report: 3rd Floor Reference 657.06 F491st

FASB Accounting Standards Codification (Note: login & password required, please see your professor)

FASB Accounting Standards Updates

FASB Concepts Statements

FASB Standards Issued (including current and previous years)

Bodies, Boards, and Professional Organizations

American Institute for Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

American Accounting Association (AAA)

Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)

International Accounting Standards Board (IASB)

Public Accounting Oversight Board

 

Top Accounting Journals

  Accounting review  (0001-4826)    

      
from 03/01/1926 to present in Business Source Complete
from 03/01/1926 to 10/31/2007 in JSTOR Arts & Sciences IV Archive Collection
from 01/01/1995 to 09/30/2011 in Business Abstracts with Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
from 01/01/1995 to 09/30/2011 in OmniFile Full Text Mega (H.W. Wilson)
from 01/01/1999 to present in American Accounting Association
from 07/01/2001 to 04/30/2004 in Academic OneFile
from 07/01/2001 to 04/30/2004 in Business Insights: Essentials
in The University of Montana's Print Holdings

Journal of accountancy  (0021-8448)    Title details from ulrichsweb.com™

      
from 01/01/1965 to present in Business Source Complete
from 1987 to present in LexisNexis Academic
from 11/01/1989 to present in Academic OneFile
from 11/01/1989 to present in Business Insights: Essentials
from 11/01/1989 to present in LegalTrac
from 01/01/1995 to present in Business Abstracts with Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
from 01/01/1995 to present in OmniFile Full Text Mega (H.W. Wilson)
from 01/01/1997 to present in Single Journals
in The University of Montana's Print Holdings

Journal of accounting research  (0021-8456)    

      
from 03/01/1963 to 1 year ago in Business Source Complete
from 04/01/1963 to 12/31/2007 in JSTOR Arts & Sciences IV Archive Collection
from 2001 to present in Wiley-Blackwell Journals "Not In Any Collection"
in The University of Montana's Print Holdings

Journal of accounting & economics  (0165-4101)    

      
from 1979 to 1994 in ScienceDirect Business, Management & Accounting Backfile
from 1979 to 1994 in ScienceDirect Economics, Econometrics & Finance Backfile
from 01/01/1995 to present in ScienceDirect Freedom Collection 2013
in The University of Montana's Print Holdings

Contemporary accounting research  (0823-9150)    Title details from ulrichsweb.com™

      
from 09/01/1984 to 6 months ago in Business Source Complete
from 1997 to present in Wiley-Blackwell Full Collection

Review of accounting studies  (1380-6653)    Title details from ulrichsweb.com™

      
from 03/01/1996 to 1 year ago in Business Source Complete
from 03/01/1996 to 12/31/1996 in Springer Online Journal Archives (Through 1996)
from 01/01/1997 to present in SpringerLINK- Lyrasis

More Information

Selected Core Resources in Accounting [ via Reference & User Services Associaton ]

Specific Databases

BNA Premier
A source of legal, regulatory, and business information for professionals. Coverage spans the full range of legal practice areas, including tax & accounting.

CCH Tax Research Network

Tax Managemnt Portfolios

LexisNexis Academic

Journal Search

Available journal titles found when searching for:

the word "accounting"

the word "tax"

the word "AICPA"

the word "FASB"

the word "GAAP"

the word "GAAS"

 

Note: Please let the business librarian know if any of these links break.