It is recommended that you identify subject-specific and specialised databases using Subject Research Guides created for different Faculty/discipline areas by our Liaison Librarians.
Refer to the Tracking Citations guide for tutorials and more information
Multi-disciplinary database which covers agriculture, art, biology, computer science, earth sciences, engineering, environmental studies, humanities, life sciences, medicine, science, social sciences and technology. Includes Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED); Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI); Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI); Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Science (CPCI-S); Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH); Book Citation Index– Science (BKCI-S); Book Citation Index– Social Sciences & Humanities (BKCI-SSH)
Discovery is the Library’s Google-like search engine that allows you to quickly search, discover and access reliable and credible library resources such as print and electronic books, articles, theses and other resources located both in the Library and beyond.
Discovery Guide - see the Discovery for Researchers tutorial on the Tutorials tab.
In addition to subject-specific and specialised databases for your dicipline area, the following multidisciplinary databases are recommended.
Content spans many disciplines, primarily in the humanities and social sciences.
A scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals.
A collection of databases that covers issues relating to Indigenous Australian & Torres Strait Islander communities.
Over two million entries for doctoral and master's theses from around the world. Strong full-text content; multidisciplinary coverage.
Newspapers- contemporary and historical
Minerva Access - the University of Melbourne Institutional Repository - digital collection
Cultural and Special Collections - digital collections
SSRN - Social Science Research Network - Abstracts for over 359,800 scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers, and over 293,500 downloadable full text papers.