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Accounting 757: Issues in Financial Accounting: News & Articles

An online research guide for use with Accounting 757

Finding News & Articles

These databases have more than just scholarly articles for your research papers! You can find all kinds of information on a specific company or industry. And by using library resources you can feel confident that you are reading credible information. 

A note on dissertations: The Library does not have access to very many dissertations. If you locate a dissertation you would like to read, please contact Naomi Schemm ( for information on acquiring a copy.

Accounting Article Databases

Current News

Finding the Wall Street Journal

This page will walk you through how to find the Wall Street Journal in Library databases, but this process applies to any newspaper, trade publication, or journal. 

Click the Journals tab on the Library's homepage

Journals Tab on Andersen Library Homepage

Enter the title of the periodical (newspaper, journal, etc.) into the search box. If the title is multiple words, use quote marks to search the title as a phrase.

Wall Street Journal in quotations in the Find Journals search box

Press Search then choose the correct title from the results list. For the Wall Street Journal, make sure to select the Eastern Edition.

Search result for Wall Street Journal (Eastern Ed.)

If you see the words Multiple versions found click the title of the publication. Then click the View It tab. Again, for the Wall Street Journal, make sure you select the item that says Eastern Edition. Click one of the links next to the Full Text Available At text. Check the dates underneath the link if you are looking for a specific year. 

Location of Full Text Available At links for the Wall Street Journal search results

After clicking one of the links, you will be redirected to one of the Library's databases. Use the Search within this publication option to search for specific keywords or the title of an article.

Search for Accounting in the Search Within This Publication search box

Alternatively, you can use the Browse specific issues section to see all of the articles published on a given date.

List of specific issues that can be selected under Browse Specific Issues search

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