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Follow these tips to collect information for your assignments. Help is available for personalised support and advice.
Search for resources
Use Library Catalogue to find e-books and resources located in the Library
Select the 'Catalogue' tab, then type keywords, the item title or author into the search box.
Use your Deakin College e-resources
Visit Deakin College e-resources for a list of databases you have access to.
You can find what you're looking for by:
- subject topics
- subject categories such as e-books, newspapers and streaming videos
- database titles
Improve your search
Do you need help defining your topic, deciding where to look, or choosing credible resources? Improve your skills with our digital literacy tutorials and tip sheets.
Access your search results
Download full text articles
Choose your title from the search results, and select the 'PDF full text' link.
If you're only getting an abstract, try a search in Google Scholar. You may be able to access the entire article there.
Visit the Deakin guide to referencing for instructions and information.