Access to Professional Literature

Access to Professional Literature for Exam Candidates

The Uniform CPA Examination consists of multiple-choice questions and condensed case studies called simulations.  Within the simulations, candidates must do an online search of professional literature databases to answer questions.  Here are some ways that candidates can get access to helpful online resources.
CPA exam candidates can get a free six-month subscription to professional literature used in the Uniform CPA Examination.  This online package includes:
AICPA Professional Standards
FASB Current Text
FASB Original Pronouncements
Approved candidates may subscribe at  
The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants is the national, professional organization of CPAs in business and industry, public practice, government, and education.  It sets ethical standards for the profession and U.S. private auditing standards.