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Communications, Journalism and Writing Guide: Getting Started

Find targeted resources for research and referencing

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Find scholarly journal articles

These databases will help you find high-quality information sources for your assignments. Most will allow you to narrow down to peer-reviewed or scholarly publications, which is the kind of information your lecturers want to see in your assignments.

One Search

One Search is a good place to start searching for books, ebooksjournal articles, and our e-journal content all at once.

  • Use the Content Type, Subject Terms and Publication Date options on the left to refine your search.
  • For eBooks  tick 'Full Text Online' and 'Book/eBook'.

One Search is also available on the Library home page.

InfoSkills Road Trip

Info Skills Road Trip

Click on the image to start your JCU learning experience with an easy-to-use online, interactive learning resource that maps out researchingreferencing and other assignment writing skills.

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