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Information Sources in Academic Research

Information can come from virtually anywhere — media, blogs, personal experiences, books, journal and magazine articles, expert opinions, encyclopedias, and web pages — and the type of information you need will change depending on the question you are trying to answer. For login PASSWORD information click here


Provide definitions of words and often give synonyms, antonyms, idioms, word origins.

Dictionaries can also be for language translation i.e. English-Chinese or subject specific i.e. Dictionary of Psychology.


A reference work that contains information about many different subjects or a lot of information about a particular subject.

Magazines & Newspapers

Magazines and newspapers a collection of articles and images about the news or diverse topics of popular interest and current events. Usually these articles are written by journalists or scholars and are geared towards popular interest.

AV Resources

The library holds an extensive DVD collection that can be loaned by teachers and watched by in the library by students on their own devices.

There are many educational video sources online but we also have a collection of copyrighted AV resource that can be accessed here [AV KLASS Drive]

The Great Courses - some university style lectures to support wider learning. Download the app to your device to watch these. Use the password sheet to logon.