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ACAP Library Pathfinder: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Resources

How to find Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Resources in the library

Searching Journals

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, can provide research that is more relevant to your assessment task.

To help you begin searching: 

  • Peruse the list of journals below. These have been hand-picked for their relevance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander resources
  • Watch the short videos which show you how to search within the Library's online journal resources
  • Finally, check out the list of possible search terms, which you may find useful to get you started.

Key Journals

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander resources: key journals in the Navitas Library

Find Journal Articles: Videos

Find from Reference Lists

Learn about finding a journal article from a reference or reading list using MultiSearch and A-Z Journals.

Find for Assessment Tasks

Learn about finding journal articles for an assessment task using MultiSearch and A-Z Databases.

Search Terms

Search terms you may find useful when searching for resources



Aboriginal Australians

Torres Strait

Stolen generations

Social work

Human services


Social justice

Criminal justice

Child protection