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LexisNexis Academic contains SEC Filings for companies, as well as essential accounting resources, including these titles (in electronic format):
Wiley GAAP 2013 by
Contains all GAAP pronouncements with interpretations and applications of the authoritative accounting literature
Accountants' Handbook by
Comprehensive reference source that provides practical information and application in most areas of accounting and financial reporting
The Ultimate Accountants' Reference by
(Formerly Accounting Reference Desktop)
Discusses best practices in the major accounting processes, as well as application of accounting standards
Accounting Series Releases (ASRSEC) by
Accounting Series Releases, (ASRSEC) provides interpretations of the many SEC documents, laws & rules affecting American securities, both private & public sectors.
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