This guide will help you to get started with locating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander resources applicable to many units in Social Work, Counselling and Psychological Science.
You can find more information about finding ebooks and journal articles, referencing and other research skills from libguides.navitas.com/learn.
Warning: Some records in online or print resources may contain references to deceased people, sacred or secret material, inappropriate terminology or offensive language, which, though unintentional, may cause distress to some people.
Find resources in these formats:
Find resources (books, articles, ebooks and audiovisual) on these topics.
Here is a sample of books and ebooks with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander content. Search the catalogue to find more resources
Each field of study has a number of key journal publications which cover the major themes in that area. Searching within these journals, rather than searching an entire database, may provide research that is more relevant to your assessment task.
To help you begin searching:
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander resources: key journals in the ACAP Library
Using any of these databases, run a search with the keywords you have already tried out in the library catalogue. Remember to combine your keywords with AND or OR.
Reports and Statistics
Other Useful Resources
Country and Culture
Biography and personal stories
Mental health, health and wellbeing
Colonisation: history and ongoing impact