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Help finding e-resources

When you're looking for e-resources such as ebooks and journal articles there are a number of tools you can use. We recommend starting with the Library Catalogue or Discover when you're searching our subscriptions. You may also find resources on search engines such as Google scholar. On this page we've collated some help and support that you may find useful:

 

This guide to searching for journal articles using keywords is available as a pdf or as a YouTube video. The transcript of the video is provided in description box on the YouTube page.

pdf document by Chris Dawson from Noun Project

Searching for journal articles

This guide to searching for journal articles using keywords is available as a pdf or as a YouTube video. The transcript of the video is provided in description box on the YouTube page. Choose to view the pdf or the video by selecting an icon.
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pdf document by Chris Dawson from Noun Project

Find journal titles 

Learn how to search for a specific journal title, or locate a specific article when you have full bibliographic details. 
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Tips for logging into e-resources 

Advice on how to login directly to databases, or how to login when the full text doesn't seem available. This link takes you to the Library Blog. 
pdf document by Chris Dawson from Noun Project

Search for and access ebooks

This guide to searching for ebooks is available as a pdf or as a YouTube video. It also highlights useful features of ebooks including searching for keywords within the text and adding virtual notes. The transcript of the video is provided in the decsription box on the YouTube page. Choose to view the pdf or the video by selecting an icon.

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One-to-one support with a librarian

If you've still got questions about finding the resources you need you can request an online one-to-one chat with the Distance Learning Librarian Leanne Young  using Skype or Google Hangouts.

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