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Accounting: Getting Started

Subject Research Guide

Find a Topic using Reference Sources

Using reference books is an excellent way to get an overview and history of a topic as well as ideas for how to narrow down a topic. Ryan Library has reference books on various accounting topics such as international accounting

Online reference books and sources are also available. For example, Accounting Best Practices describes strategies implemented by some companies that resulted in improvements over existing systems.

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Examples of Reference Books

Some books below are electronic books.  This is indicated by call number ELECTRONIC.  Simply click on the title to open the eBook.  If you are off campus, a box will pop up asking for your Iona username and password.  Print Reference books below are shelved in the Reference Room on the 1st floor of Ryan Library.