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Practice management

Practice management links, resources and services available from the ICAEW Library & Information Service.

What's on this page?

  • Resources and services
  • Client screening
  • Engagement letters
  • Marketing
  • Online catalogue
  • Useful links

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Resources and services

The ICAEW Library & Information Service hold a wide selection of articles and books on practice management. In addition, the enquiry team provides a range of services using the databases and reference sources held within the collection.

Client screening

Use our client screening service as part of your account opening and global compliance procedures to check clients' names against UK and global watch lists from bodies such as the FCA, Companies House and the Insolvency Service. Reports on up to three names per week are provided free of charge.

Engagement letters

The Library & Information Service holds a wide range of engagement letters and other types of letters used by practices (from comfort letters to letters of representation).


Marketing can enable you to get details of the services provided by your firm straight into businesses most likely to want them. On our Marketing your practice page you can access a selection of articles on practice marketing and find out more about the services we offer that can help you target your marketing campaigns.

Online catalogue

To find out how you can borrow books from the Library please see our guide to book loans. You can obtain copies of articles or extracts of books and reports by post, fax or email through our document supply service.

Useful links


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