This is the best database for finding articles on accounting topics. Yes, ABI-Inform Global also has coverage of this field, and there is some duplication in content between the two databases ... But Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection has the most! It has scholarly journals, trade magazines, and newspapers.
If you need subject coverage broader than just accounting, the following databases provide the strongest coverage of scholarly journals in business. They include more than just scholarly articles, but the interfaces allow you to limit your results in several ways.
Use these databases especially when you're researching business issues or theories.
Scholarly articles usually ...
Some of these databases also contain more than just trade journal articles, some scholarly, some popular, even some newswires. But their strength is in their coverage of the trades.
Use these databases when you're researching specific companies or industries.
Trade journal articles usually ...
Here's a short video showing how Find it @ MU works. (About 4 minutes long.)
Two common ways to find out if the Libraries have access to the articles you need:
Click on in the article citation. Another window / tab opens with two possible options:
The MARQCAT record will indicate what years we have in print and/or online, providing call number locations for the print and links to the e-journal. Once at the e-journal, navigate to the volume, issue and page that you need.
Didn't find the article/journal using Find it @MU or MARQCAT? Request the article through Interlibrary Loan (ILL) by clicking on the link at the bottom of the Find it @MU window or tab. Learn more about ILL here.
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