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Accounting: Best bets


This guide highlights resources to support the  Accounting program.

Best bet GALILEO databases for accounting

Accounting Journals for ATC

Keywords to try

Searching GALILEO is a bit different than searching GOOGLE. It's tricky to find the right words to describe your topic. Persistence is key! If your first search doesn't bring the results you want, try another one with different words. Here are some keywords to try:

**Use quotation marks around phrases (example: "net worth")

Accounting keywords

  • audit
  • balance sheet
  • bond
  • breakeven point
  • capital
  • cash flow
  • contingent liabilities
  • cost of sales
  • cost of goods sold
  • credit
  • debit
  • depreciation
  • diversification
  • dividend
  • 80-20 rule
  • equity
  • expenditure (expense)
  • fiscal year
  • fixed asset
  • goodwill
  • inventory
  • individual retirement account (IRA)
  • liabilities
  • liquid
  • marginal cost
  • net income
  • net worth
  • opportunity cost
  • owners equity
  • overhead
  • present value
  • profit & loss
  • return on investment (ROI)
  • revenue
  • Sarbanes Oxley 404 (SOX404)
  • Securities Exchange Act of 1934
  • trial balance
  • variable cost

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