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History of Accounting: A Resource Guide

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Additional works may be identified by searching the Library of Congress Online Catalog using authorized subject headings. Using the headings linked below, you can automatically execute a search that will allow you to browse related subject headings. If you are looking for books written in a certain time period choose one of the subject headings and use the SORT pull-down menu to sort results from oldest to newest or newest to oldest. Not all of the relevant subject headings have been included, but the ones below should be a good start.

While the history of accounting in other countries may be instructive, we have not included headings for specific countries. Also, we have not included the subject headings for individual firms; however, studying these firms is an important part of studying the history of the practice and industry. For additional assistance, please Ask a Librarian.