Information Management: Find books

Ebook collections

Books of interest

Catalogue search tips

Use the Library catalogue to search for relevant books and videos.

Know the exact title? Type the exact title into the search box and select the Title option,for example:

Exploring new roles for librarianship : the research informationist

Hint: If your title includes a colon (this symbol : ) place spaces either side, as in the title above

Searching for a topic?

What is a scholarly book?

Look for the clues:

[(Jan Kromer “Magnifying glass”, CC Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 (, Image Source: flickr (]  Clue 1: Specialised publisher in the field: For example, a university press.

  Clue 2: Reputable author/creator: Look for the authors' qualifications.

                                    Clue 3: Includes cited references and a bibliography.

For more help watch the short Library video: Scholarly sources explained (2 mins 45 secs).