Archive for the ‘Resources’ Category

New Resource: Micromedex Solutions

Sunday, February 26th, 2017

ACU Library has acquired a new resource, Micromedex Solutions, to assist staff and students in the Faculty of Health Sciences with evidence-based practice. Micromedex Solutions contains evidence-based resources to inform care decisions. Topics covered include drug, pediatric, disease, lab, and toxicology information as well as resources for patient and consumer education. Take Micromedex with you ...

New Resources: Sage Knowledge Video Collections

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

After a successful trial, the Library has acquired five Sage Knowledge Video Collections:   Business & Management Education Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Politics & International Relations Psychology    SAGE Video showcases educational videos across key social science disciplines. Each collection includes a variety of video types to support diverse research and learning needs. ...

On trial: Church Missionary Society Periodicals

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Church Missionary Society Periodicals digitises publications from the CMS, South American Missionary Society and Church of England Zenana Missionary Society, encompassing issues from 1816-2009. Thousands of pages with detailed metadata enable new research opportunities in the fields of missiology and world Christianity, as well as a unique perspective on global ...

On trial: Eighteenth Century Drama

Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

We have Eighteenth Century Drama: Censorship, Society and the Stage on trial until 30 June 2016. You can search Eighteenth Century Drama to find almost every play submitted for a licence in England between 1737 and 1824.  This also includes hundreds of documents that provide a social context for the plays, such as papers of ...

On trial: Oxford Scholarly Editions Online

Monday, May 16th, 2016

We have Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO) on trial until 12 June 2016. Oxford Scholarly Editions Online (OSEO) currently contains digital equivalents of over 750 scholarly editions, dating back to the early years of the twentieth century, of works written by authors principally active between 1485 and 1837, plus Classical Latin ...

Dive into databases #diveintodatabases

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Has your lecturer or tutor used any of these words lately - scholarly, peer reviewed, articles, journals, quality, research, expert, - and said to look in databases? Find these types of resources, get better marks...when you #diveintodatabases What is a database? I like RMIT's quick video - think about a database as a bucket - with online journals that are scholarly, peer ...

Past Exam Papers – WEBSITE REVAMP

Thursday, March 10th, 2016

Past exam papers are a great study resource. Our website for past exams is having a revamp and will be back soon. We'll keep you posted!   Image Credit:      

On Trial: School Library Online

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

What is School Library Online? Gale School Library Online provides access to 14 databases developed by Gale for students from K-12. We have School Library Online until  8 April 2016. Essential resources in this comprehensive database set include: The well know In Context knowledge portals: Biography In Context Global Issues in Context Opposing Viewpoints In Context Research in Context Science In Context Student Resources ...

New: The Philosopher’s Index with Full Text

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

After a successful trial with great feedback from everyone, we are very pleased to announce that we now subscribe to The Philosopher's Index with Full Text! What is it? Access key full-text titles for Philosophy scholars. Subjects covered include Aesthetics, Axiology, Ethics, Logic, Philosophical Anthropology, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy ...

On trial: Capital Monitor

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

We have Capital Monitor on trial until 1 December. Capital Monitor, from LexisNexis "...provides parliamentary, political, legislative, regulatory and judicial news and information to its subscribers almost as soon as it is available. The team are located in the Press Gallery within Parliament House in Canberra where they filter news and ...