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Accounting Research: Resources for Accounting Faculty

This Library Research Guide provides a great starting point for students & faculty researching accounting & auditing topics.

Teaching Resources

Suggested Books:

Streaming Film Collections

  • Films on Demand offers thousands of educational films on Social Science, Business & Economy, Science topics. Films on Demand also offers special collections by well known, respected media outlets such as Frontline, CNBC Specials, the Biography Channel, and PBS NewsHour.

  • Kanopy provides over 50,000 films in a variety of genres: from documentaries to business case studies. Subject areas include business, education, global studies and languages, and technical training. Producers include: PBS, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, and Great Courses.

Suggested Journals (any of these that we have in print can be accessed through Browzine, see Suggested Productivity Tools):

  • Accounting education (Journal) available online through ... Business Source Complete (EBSCO)
    Library has a print edition also.
  • Issues in accounting education (Journal) available online through...Accounting & Tax Database (Proquest)
    Library has a print edition also.
  • Journal of accounting education (Journal) available online through...ScienceDirect
    Library has a print edition also.
  • International journal of accounting (Journal) available online through...ScienceDirect
    Library has a print edition also.
  • Critical perspectives on accounting (Journal) available online through...ScienceDirect
    Library has a print edition also.
  • Advances in accounting (Journal) available online through...ScienceDirect
    Library has a print edition also.

Suggested Education Database

  • ERIC (EBSCO) the Educational Resource Information Center is a database which contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 980 educational and education-related journals.

Suggested Productivity Tools:

  • Browzine is way of browsing Journal content available at the Bentley Library. You can use the web portal or you can use it as an app that you can freely install from the app store on your device. You can add the Bentley Library content using your Bentley email address and network password. Why not have our print journals at your finger tips? For help with Browzine. Ask at the Reference Desk.

  • Refworks & Endnote Click for more information about these bibliographic management tools.

Book a Reference Consultation!

For in depth research projects, personalized reference consultations are available.

Please note that consultations:

Sign up using the Consultation Request Form, and a librarian will contact you to confirm your appointment.

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Publishing Resources

Journal Publishing:

  • Cabell`s Directories
    Each directory helps you select those journals that are most likely to publish your manuscript.

    • **Match the characteristics of your manuscript to the topic areas the journal emphasizes, the type of review process, acceptance rate and number of external reviewers.

    • **Find information on the style and format of most journals to assist you in organizing and preparing your manuscripts. If a journal has its own set of manuscript guidelines, a copy of these guidelines is published in the Directory.

    • **Find out the type of review process used by the editor(s) of a journal, number of reviewers, acceptance rate, time required for review, availability of reviewer's comments, fees charged to review or publish the manuscript, copies required and manuscript topics.

  • ISI Journal Citation Reports 
    Please note: The link to "Journal Citation Reports" is on the top bar of the landing page.

    Allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries. It includes virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences.

    Journal Citation Reports can show you the:
    • --Most frequently cited journals in a field
    • --Highest impact journals in a field
    • --Largest journals in a field

Book Publishing:

Suggested Productivity Tools:

  • Browzine is an app that you can freely install from the app store on your device. You can add the Bentley Library content using your Bentley email address and network password. Why not have our print journals at your finger tips? For help with Browzine. Ask at the Reference Desk.

  • Refworks & Endnote Click for more information about these bibliographic management tools.

Browse Accounting Journals with Browzine