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Policy Studies: Journals, databases & directories

Finding journal articles

Journal articles and  research papers are important sources for policy research. They help to locate material that discusses and analyses the theoretical aspects of policy change. Databases listed in this guide are will help you locate journal articles and other research material on your topic.

Most journals are available electronically, you can access key journals via Library Search and browse within the journals for recent articles. Databases and journals may also help you identify peer reviewed research.

Databases and catalogues

Film, TV and video databases

Key databases on family

Government departments and agencies

The Australian Government website no longer hosts any publications. You can use the following sites to find Australian Government publications.

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