Accounting Libguides

Terminology

The site contains a glossary of accounting terms to help understand financial reports. Acronyms are both abbreviated and defined while related terms are cross-referenced.

This guide from IBM provides a basic introduction to reading the financial statements in a company's annual report.

The purpose of this presentation is to help you better understand the data included in financial reports and how to analyze them.

Standards

  • Print Sources:
    • Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB).

Located at Robert S. Young Library Reference: REF HF 5616 .U5 F537. For the online version, please see below:

    • IFRS - Interpretation and Application of International Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards

Located at Robert S. Young Library Reference: REF HF 5626 .E67

    • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is the national, professional organization for all Certified Public Accountants. Its mission is to provide members with the resources, information, and leadership that enable them to provide valuable services in the highest professional manner to benefit the public as well as employers and clients.

Located at Robert S. Young Library Reference: Ref HF5667 .A55

Integrated resource for students and tax professionals alike; includes practice development tools and authoritative analysis.

Use Library Catalog - Consuls to search the above titles listed in "print sources" or use keywords to search books on related topics.

Databases

integrated resource for students and tax professionals alike; includes practice development tools and authoritative analysis.

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