Deakin University Library

Deakin University Library

Library Search

A powerful but easy-to-use research tool that lets you find relevant academic results from most major databases and publishers.

About Library Search

Use Library Search to retrieve articles, books, DVDs, newspaper articles and more, using the same search. Everything is combined into a single database, relevancy ranked against each other and presented in a single list.

Library Search delivers search results from

All of the Library’s EBSCO databases

Academic Search Complete
PsycArticles, etc.

Content from most 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...

DOAJ (via Oaister)
Manuscriptorium and more

  Plus material from the Library catalogue
  And research material from DRO

Library Search in three simple steps

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  1. Type in your search terms
    Use simple phrase searches, or construct a more complex query using the boolean operators AND, OR or NOT

  2. Refine your results using the facets on the left
    Limit options include Full text, Catalogue only, Year of publication, Content provider

  3. Explore your results and link to the full text
    View articles, books, e-books, newspaper content and more

You can contact your Liaison Librarian if you have any queries or need more information about this service.


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16th April 2014