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Effective database searching

Which database should I use?

A laptop and diaryWe subscribe to a wide range of databases. These come in three main types. A database can cover:

  • various subject areas (Proquest, Academic Onefile)
  • specific subject areas (Treaty of Waitangi Collection, Nursing and Allied Health)
  • specific types of publication (Proquest Dissertations and Theses).

See the link below for an A-Z list of all our databases. To select databases suitable for specific topics, use the dropdown at the top of the page to select the databases available in your subject area