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Info Skills Road Trip: 6 - Detours: Detour 2: Searching for Australian information

Informit databases for Australian information

Informit is the premier source of core research and professional resources from leading Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific publishers, associations and peak professional bodies. With carefully selected content, indexed and digitised in over 70 Informit databases, RMIT Publishing makes it easier for you to find reputable content and get better results. Subjects covered include:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Law
  • Media, Politics and Culture.

Sometime during your degree you are likely to be looking exclusively for Australian information.  Using Informit is the best way to do that.  Watch the tutorial on the right and take an extra few minutes to work through the playlist.

Informit basic search tutorial


Informit playlist

These are short and well worth a few minutes of your time:  What's a library database; Save citations for future reference; Browse specific journal titles; Create email alerts in Informit.


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