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Education & Curriculum Studies: EDGU1002

Digital Storytelling

Resource Guide for EDGU1002

Resource Guide for EDGU1002

Designed for students in the Faculty of Education and Social work undertaking EDGU1002-Creativity, Youth Culture and the Arts

This guide brings together resources that support research in areas relating  to youth, creativity, the arts and digital culture. This guide also includes links to web resources and tools that support the creation of digital stories.

Research strategies

Think about and analyse terms, subjects and ideas that will help you locate additional texts and critical material on your topic for your assessment tasks. culture and social change,  social media and identity, learning & collaboration online, mobile learning, media, mediums and copyright, digital culture in schools..... 

The Fisher Curriculum collection includes books relevant to research on children, youth and the digital environment, to search the Curriculum collection, use the Library advanced search and try a keyword search on recently published material using the keyword digital.

Try the Library Search to find articles and books that critically analyse or discuss your topic.

Learn more about research by using the University of Sydney Library's online Information Skills Modules 

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Browse the Library collection by subject or topic

You can also search and browse the Library catalogue or CrossSearch using subject headings or keywords to locate resources on your research topic.

Use the Catalogue modify  or limit     options to narrow your search by date or by collection.

Use the Catalogue advanced search to combine a number of different concepts in your search and to limit by location, date, relevance.

Click on the following useful links to the catalogue to find relevant Fisher Library books both in print and electronic:


Creative ability

Creative teaching

Creative ability in children

Keyword search:  Creativity

Keyword search:  Digital creativity

Arts Education

Arts and Youth

Arts Study and Teaching

Drama in Education

Performing arts  -- study and teaching

Visual Education

Keyword search: Arts education digital

Digital culture and media

Digital media -- social aspects

Internet in Education

Social media

Keyword search: 21st century education

Keyword search: Digital media youth culture

Games, mobile media learning

Video games

Media literacy

Keyword search: mobile media learning

Keyword search: games and gaming

participatory culture

Keyword search: Participatory culture

Books in your Library

The Fisher Library collections include many books and ebooks relevent the research areas creativity, youth and digital cultures. The following are titles recently added to the collection.

Finding articles using Library databases

These databases are brought to you by the University of Sydney Library.

The following databases index journal articles, book chapters, book reviews, government reports and dissertations in Education and related disciplines.

 We also have a more complete listing of Education Databases accessible from the Gold Bar on the Library Homepage.


Participate & create... 


watch .. winning entries from Shortcuts film Festival for youth in Western Sydney

participate ...SMASH: Sydney Manga & Anime Show

enter ...Tropfest

Featured Resource

Key Journals

TED clips on digital culture storytelling classroom