Archive for the ‘School of Exercise Science’ Category

Risk management standard – Exercise Science

Friday, October 16th, 2009

The Library subscribes to a limited number of Australian and New Zealand Occupational Health and Safety standards through the SAI Global database. Why would you want to use a standard? Risk management for Exercise Science has become increasingly important with the expansion of the leisure, fitness and sports industries. Everywhere from the ...

MIMS Online

Monday, September 7th, 2009

Access has now been restored. We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused.

MIMS Online – no access at present

Monday, September 7th, 2009

We are currently having access issues with MIMS Online. We have reported the problem to the vendor and will let you know as soon as access is restored.

Trial – Allied and Complementary Medicine

Thursday, August 6th, 2009

The ACU Library has the OVID database - AMED- Allied and Complementary Medicine on trial until 3 September 2009. This database covers a selection of journals in complementary medicine and professions allied to medicine, including physiotherapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation, speech and language therapy, and podiatry; and palliative care. Have a look ...

New nursing eBook collections

Tuesday, July 7th, 2009

The ACU Library has just subscribed to two great new nursing eBook collections through Books@Ovid. We already have many of these titles available in print, but eBooks mean access 24/7! The eleven '100 Questions and Answers about' series: 100 Questions & Answers About Breast Surgery 100 Questions & Answers About Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ...

Trial – EMBASE

Friday, June 26th, 2009

EMBASE is an online indexing and abstracting service specialising in the biomedical field, especially in pharmaceutical research. EMBASE indexes over 7,000 journals in the fields of: drug research radiology and nuclear medicine pharmacology human medicine (clinical and experimental) basic biological research health policy and management public, occupational and environmental health substance dependence and abuse psychiatry The library has EMBASE as ...

Trial – SPORTDiscus with Full Text

Friday, May 29th, 2009

Another trial- and again until 31 July this year, SPORTDiscus with Full Text offers full text of more than 440 sports and sports medicine journals. A great resource for sports and exercise science students. Please take a look and let us know what you think.

Trial- Rehabilitation Reference Center

Friday, May 29th, 2009

We have Rehabilitation Reference Center on trial until 31 July. Rehabilitation Reference Center is an evidence-based clinical reference tool. Content includes: over 200 clinical reviews over 100 research instruments information on over 11,700 drugs reference handbooks nearly 10,000 exercise images nearly 1,500 patient information topics, and more. Please take a look and let us know what you ...

new eJournals

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

The library has an ongoing project that involves converting print journals to electronic journals (eJournals) - whenever and whenever we can. Electronic access to these resources means access to all ACU students and staff anytime! AAOHN (American Association of Occupational Health Nurses) Journal We have access from Vol. 50, number 1 (2002) ...