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Accounting - key resources

InfoDatabase title
Further informationAudit Analytics
Accessible via a registered email address/password combination. To request access, send an email from your "otago.ac.nz" email address to: thardy@ivesinc.com. Access detailed research on public companies and accounting firms. Provides audit, regulatory and disclosure intelligence in order to track, analyse, benchmark and understand public company disclosure issues and trends.
Further informationBloomberg
This resource is available through the Department of Accountancy and Finance. Contact the department for access information. Bloomberg provides global data, news and analytical information. It provides both real-time and archived financial and market data, pricing, trading, news and communication tools in a single, integrated package.
Further informationMobile appBusiness Source Complete (EBSCOhost)
Provides indexing and abstracts for scholarly business journals. Coverage includes full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.
Further informationCapital IQ
A leading fundamental data provider covering Public and Private Companies, and Private Equity Firms globally. Access S&P Capital IQ Premium Financials, Transactions (M&A, Private Placements, Buybacks, Spin-off/Split-off, Public Offering), Equity Details, Fixed Income data, Key Developments, Key Professionals (including Executive Compensation) and Business Relationships through the built in Screening tool or Excel Plug-in.
Further informationCRSP US Stock Database (Centre for Research in Security Prices) [via CRSPSift]
Access via CRSPSift interface. Contains stock history back to 1925 with daily and monthly data on all listed NYSE, AMEX, NYSE Amex US, NASDAQ, and NYSE ARCA common stocks along with basic market indices. Contact the Department of Accountancy & Finance, School of Business for access information.
Further informationCRSP/Compustat Merged Database (CCM) [via CRSPSift]
Provides concurrent database access to CRSP's stock data and Compustat's fundamental data for active and inactive companies. Contact the Department of Accountancy & Finance, School of Business for access information.
Further informationDatastream
This resource is available through the Department of Accountancy and Finance. Please contact the department for access information. A global research database that enables times series analysis across a broad range of financial instruments.
Further informationdirectEDGAR
This resource is available through the Department of Accountancy and Finance. Please contact the department for access information. directEDGAR is designed specifically for academic researchers collecting data from SEC (U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission) filings.
Further informationMobile appEmerald
The Library subscribes to Emerald Management Extra (EMX) - a collection of peer-reviewed management journals. Emerald backfiles includes access to the full digitized archive of Emerald journal titles in business, management, library and information services, materials sciences and engineering.
Further informationEventus
This resource is available through the Department of Accountancy and Finance. Contact the department for access information. Eventus provides event-orientated data retrieval and performs event study estimation and testing using the CRSP stock database.
Further informationFactiva
A global business information and research tool that aggregates content from a wide range of resources such as newspapers, journals, magazines and newswires. Content is generally full-text although coverage is sometimes selective.
Public accessIMF eLibrary Data
A portal for statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance. Includes access to International Financial Statistics, Balance of Payment Statistics, Government Finance Statistics, and Direction of Trade Statistics.
Further informationNZX Company Research
A knowledge base for research on equity and debt securities. As well as covering current NZ-domiciled companies the service also contains historical information on all NZ companies that have delisted since 2005 (and some back further), and the major ASX corporations included in the NZX 50 Index.
Further informationProQuest Central
A leading electronic database providing indexing/abstracting and full-text access to scholarly and general interest publications. It combines information from a number of online databases with subjects covering: business, law, education, computing, science, technology, engineering, arts, medicine, and religion.
Further informationMobile appScopus
A multidisciplinary abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature covering the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and the arts and humanities. The database includes more than 5,000 international publishers including Elsevier (ScienceDirect), Springer, Wiley-Blackwell, Taylor & Francis, and Sage.
Further informationSIRCA
A provider of online services to support finance and other data-intensive research. The School of Business will facilitate access to the membership's databases. Contact the School of Business directly to access content.
Public accessMobile appSocial Science Research Network (SSRN)
A collaborative database of specialised research networks in each of the social sciences. SSRN includes an Abstract Database containing scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection containing full-text documents.

 

Accounting - additional resources

InfoDatabase title
Further informationAccounting, Tax & Banking Collection (ProQuest)
This database contains publications for information about the financial services industry, including accounting, tax, banking, and industry trends.
Further informationEmerald Business, Management and Economics eBook Series Collection
A growing collection of volumes with subject coverage that includes: Accounting, Finance and Economics; Business, Management and Strategy; Healthcare Management; HR, Learning and Organisation Studies; Library and Information Management; Public Policy and Environmental Management; and, Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Further informationEventStream
This resource is available through the Department of Accountancy and Finance. Contact the department for access information. EventStream is a SAS® for Windows application that helps researchers use the Thomson Reuters Datastream database. EventStream provides the user with a way to download equity security returns data, with corresponding Datastream Global Total Market index returns, prepare them for Eventus, and write the Eventus statements to analyze the data.
Further informationFame (Bureau van Dijk)
This resource is available through the Department of Accountancy and Finance. Contact the department for access information. Fame is a database of UK and Irish company information and business intelligence.
Further informationMobile appIEEE Xplore Digital Library
This digital library is a resource for discovery and access to scientific and technical content published by IEEE and its publishing partners. Browse this resource to access IEEE's journals and magazines, standards, and conference proceedings.
Further informationInformit Business Collection
Provides access to full content from a range of journals, monographs and reference materials published by Australasian academic and professional associations, interest groups and research centres. Covers all broad business fields, including: accounting, career development, commercial law, commodities, corporate governance, e-business, economics, employment, human resources, labour, management, marketing, occupational health, taxation, and unions.
Further informationMobile appJSTOR
Provides full-text access to back issues (delay in coverage generally 3-5 years) of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, demography, mathematics and other fields of the humanities, social sciences, and life sciences. The Library's access includes all Arts & Sciences Collections, the Life Sciences Collection, Business IV, and the Ireland Collection.
Further informationMobile appNBR (National Business Review) Online
A New Zealand business and financial daily news service providing news, comment and analysis.
Further informationNew Zealand Index (Knowledge Basket)
A combined database of indexes of New Zealand newspapers, magazines, and journals. The databases can be searched individually or separately.
Further informationOECD iLibrary
The online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books, papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data.
Public accessOpenCorporates: the Open Database of the Corporate World
An open database of worldwide company data. OpenCorporates aims to make information about companies and the corporate world accessible for individuals, community groups, journalists and other companies.
Further informationOrbis: Company Information Around the Globe (Bureau van Dijk)
This resource is available through the Department of Accountancy and Finance. Contact the department for access information. Orbis contains information on both listed and unlisted companies with information on private companies for Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific.
Further informationProQuest Dissertations & Theses A&I
A collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, from 1743 to the present day. Where available, the database includes a 24-page preview. Dissertations published since July 1980 include a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts.
Further informationResearch Library (ProQuest)
A multidisciplinary database designed to cover the top 150 core academic subject reference areas. The database includes thousands of full-text titles, with a diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and general interest magazines.
Further informationMobile appScienceDirect
Access full-text, peer reviewed journals, books, and reference works. Covers a broad range of subjects in the Social Sciences and Humanities, Health Sciences, Life Sciences, and, Physical Sciences and Engineering.
Public accessTe Puna
A web-based search service giving access to the bibliographic details of what is held in New Zealand and international libraries.
Further informationWiley Online Library
A collection of full-text scientific, technical, medical, social science and business journals published by Wiley.