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Humanities Education

This guide supports prep to year 12 humanities teaching, and humanities education research.

Library Catalogue Search

Search the entire collection
Search for ebooks

How to find books and eBooks

Searching in the library catalogue

  • Use a keyword search to find books and ebooks on a topic. Once you have completed a search you can limit your search to a specific collection such as, Giblin Eunson Library or format such as online books (login with your username and password to view e-books)
  • Only want an eBook? Choose the option 'eBooks'  in the catalogue. To read an e-book, open the catalogue record and then select the link: Connect to electronic book.

Searching in Discovery will also retrieve books and ebooks

Our eBooks guide offer tips and support for using our ebooks.

See the Ebook central guide for detailed support for using this platform.

Finding Books

Search using one of the following methods:

TITLE: enter the exact title eg: Teaching Humanities in Primary Schools or Teaching Geography in Secondary Schools or just the beginning of the title Teaching Humanities - this will give you a range of search results to choose from

AUTHOR: enter the surname first eg: MARSH, Colin

KEYWORD: enter the keywords in your topic eg: Humanities and Teaching

SUBJECT: click on any of these examples to complete a Subject Heading search in the library catalogue


As well as searching the library catalogue, you might like to browse the library shelves of the general book collection at the Giblin Eunson Library.

Try exploring at the following call numbers

150s  Philosophy & psychology

200s  Religion

303 Social processes

305 Social groups

306  Culture

320  Political science

330  Economics

333.7 Environment / Sustainability

340  Law

910  Geography & travel

930  Ancient history

940  European history

950  Asian history

994 Australian history