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Accounting Research

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

Company Directories & Profiles for Accounting Firms

Most accounting firms are private. In addition to the sources recommended below, the Private Company Research guide can give you useful guidance for finding information about private companies.

These are business directories that can generate lists of accounting firms by number of criteria including: geography, employee size, sales, etc.


You can find company profiles for accounting firms in the following databases:

Finding Articles in Professional & Trade Journals about Accounting Firms.

Professional & trade journals are useful sources of information for finding and updating information about accounting firms.
Suggested keywords may include the company's name, their parent company and/or their subsidiaries.