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Accounting: Home

This guide contains resources and guidance to help students studying Accounting.



If you are studying Accounting, this guide is for you.

In this guide, you will find:

  • Key resources for Accounting: books and journal databases
  • links to newspaper databases, podcasts and relevant websites
  • Company, industry and country information
  • Statistics and grey literature resources
  • APA referencing resources

Key resources for Accounting



Accounting & Auditing Standards


Trade journals

Academic journals


Resource types


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Useful for providing an overview of a topic or issue. Contains background information and context and is very useful as a starting point for research - especially if you are new to a topic!

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Journal Articles

Contains the latest research on very specific topics and often contains in-depth analysis. Journal articles are published more quickly than books so can be used to find more up to date information.

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Grey Literature

This includes government or non-government organisation (NGO) reports, guidelines and statistics. They often contain an overview of an issue as it applies to a specific region, state, country or worldwide.