Wednesday, 24 December 2008
The electronic material in the Library (e.g. ebooks and PDFs) are available via the library catalogue throughout the end of year break. Journal articles are also available via MetaQuest.
Information about other Library services isavailable via the Library website, http://www.ecu.edu.au/library/ 24 hours per day.
Wednesday, 10 December 2008
Library database access at ECU
The library now has a single database management tool called MetaQuest. When selecting a database it offers a number of different pathways to choose from.
Search for a title of the database:
- in the library catalogue
- choosing the databases by title option below the Find journal articles(databases) search
Search for a list of databases on a subject
Search across multiple databases – a federated search
- A quick search
- enter a search term or string and select a broad subject area from the drop down menu and click search.
- A MetaSearch – cross searching a number of databases of your choice