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Accounting

Accounting standards (CICA Handbook, IFRS), annual reports, articles, bankruptcy research, books, corporate governance, dictionaries & encyclopedias, tax research, writing & citing.

Getting Library Help

Getting HelpDon't waste valuable study time!

If you have any questions about using Library Resources or accessing Library Services, online help is available:

  •  Just click on the Ask Chat with a Librarian icon which appears on the Library's Home Page, and within many of our Library Databases.
  • Send an email with your question to libhelp@brocku.ca
  • The Research Help section of the Library web site has information (including video tutorials) on basic and advanced research skills, as well as tech help.

Book a Consultation for Research Help

  • You may email me directly with your research questions at llowry@brocku.ca and I will attempt to respond as soon as possible, or by the next business day (Monday-Friday).
  • Use the Book a Consultation link (located under my photo) on the home page of this guide.
    • Consultations will take place via Microsoft Teams and can be booked for a 30 minute time slot between 9:30 am and 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday. 
    • If you are not available to meeting during these hours, please contact me directly by email to inquire about alternative arrangements.

 

Database Searching: Tips & Tutorials

The following database search guides and tutorials are useful for in-depth instruction on the specific features of individual databases or database platforms, and have been created by the database vendors (rather than by the Library). These tutorials cover the most popular business database platforms (ProQuest and Ebscohost).

Business Content (ProQuest)

Business Source (Ebscohost)

Factiva

Passport GMID (Euromonitor International)

Mintel Academic

  • Consult the Help menu within the Mintel Academic database for a MIntel Reports User Guide and Video tutorials

Mintel Academic Help Page