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Accounting: Introduction to Accounting

The Accounting guide has links to information about accounting standards and regulations, organizations, and annual reports and financial data.


Use the TABS to find different resources:


  • tells you how to search the library database of books in print - the catalog 
  • has links to CSM Library databases of books online 
  • has direct links to featured books and ebooks

All about Taxes: 

  • ...

All about GAAP: 

  • ...

Articles and Databases:  

  • links to databases that contain tax and accounting information

Web Resources: 

  • a video on evaluating - and searching and selecting - websites
  • recommended websites

Evaluating Resources: 

  • great (and short!) tutorials on evaluating resources
  • help on evaluating Wikipedia articles
  • information about Google advanced search, Google tips and tricks..

Citing Resources: 

  • visual guide to deciding on when to cite,
  • a short answer to "Why cite?", and 
  • links to resources that will help you create citations and "works cited" list (also called "bibliography" or "reference list")


Words to Remember