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Deakin University Library

Library Search

A powerful but easy-to-use search tool to help you find relevant academic resources from major databases and publishers.

About Library Search

Use Library Search to retrieve articles, books, DVDs, newspaper articles and more, via just one tool. Everything is combined into a single list of results and relevancy ranked against each other.

Library Search delivers results from

  • All of the Library’s EBSCO databases
    • Academic Search Complete
    • Cinahl
    • PsycArticles, etc.
  • Content from major publishers including...

    Alexander Street Press, American Chemical Society, ARTstor, BioMed Central, BMJ Publishing Group, Brill, Britannica Online, Cambridge University Press, the Cochrane Library, CSIRO Publishing, DOAB, DOAJ, ECONIS, Elsevier Science, Emerald Group, ERIC, HathiTrust Digital Library, HeinOnline, Highwire, IBISWorld, IEEE, Informa HealthCare, Informit (selected collections), JSTOR, Karger AG, Kluwer Law, LexisNexis, Manuscriptorium Digital Library, McGraw Hill, Nature, Naxos, Newsbank, OAIster, Oxford University Press, Palgrave Macmillan, PubMed Central, Royal Society of Medicine Press, Sage Publications, ScienceDirect, Scopus, Springer Science & Business Media, and Web of Science, Wiley-Blackwell

  • Open source content from...
    • arXiv
    • DOAJ (via Oaister)
    • ECONIS
    • Manuscriptorium and more
  • Plus material from the Library catalogue
  • And research material from DRO

Library Search in 3 simple steps

  1. Type in search terms
    Use simple phrase searches, or construct a more complex query using the boolean operators AND, OR or NOT
  2. Refine results using facets on the left
    Limit options include Full text, Catalogue only, Year of publication, Content provider
  3. Explore results and link to the full text
    View articles, books, e-books, newspaper content and more
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Contact a Liaison Librarian if you have any queries or need more information.

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