Orient yourself to the literature by using specialist dictionaries and encyclopedias for education:
Oxford English dictionary - online access to the 20 Volume work
Oxford reference online premium a range of specialist Oxford dictionaries (bilingual, subject specific,quotations)
International encyclopedia of education (Elsevier) - online access
Books and other resources on your topic can be located by searching your key words or phrases in Library search, select the Material type (e.g. Books) to focus your search. Look at the subject field of the library record for links to more books on the topic. If the title you want is unavailable click on Request options.
Use Advanced Search to find eBooks
Login to Advanced Search using your Uni-key and password to access the full range of eBooks, search for the book by title or keyword/s select Material Type BOOKS
The Library's eBooks come in a variety of formats, some display chapters that can be viewed in HTML format or PDF files that can be saved to your computer, others require an eBook reader software such as Adobe Digital Editions or Blue Fire Reader.
Our eBooks are accessible 24/7 from anywhere for staff and currently enrolled students. For more information about eBooks including troubleshooting, see the Library's eBook Help Guide.
Selected eBook collections freely available on the web are listed below:
For general enquiries such as opening hours, locating resources on the shelves, copying and scanning and booking study rooms in the library please ask at the Information Desk in Fisher or contact us by phone 9351 2993 or 9351 2994. We also have a Live Chat and Frequently Asked Questions service.
For research enquiries contact Christine Tennent, Academic Liaison Librarian for the Sydney School of Education & Social Work.