Databases

The library provides access to a range of high quality, reliable online resources. These include journals, eBooks, videos, Australian Standards and more.

Your Databases

Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
Academic Search Premier
APA-FT - Australian Public Affairs - Full Text (Informit)
Covers library studies, current affairs, economics, humanities, law, literature, politics and social sciences and is produced by the National Library of Australia.
AusDI
Drug information.
Austlii Australasian legal databases
Federal and State acts and regulations.
Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre Plus (EBSCOhost)
Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre Plus
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Australian statistics.
Australian Dictionary of Biography
Biographical profiles.
Boosey Online Scores
20th and 21st century composers
Building Code of Australia / National Construction Code of Australia
Building and construction regulations. Free access but registration required.
Business Source Premier (EBSCOhost)
Business Source Premier
Cantus Database
Index of Latin ecclesiastical chants
Chemwatch GoldFFX
Chemical information including Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and emergency procedures
CINAHL Plus with Full Text (EBSCOhost)
Nursing & allied health journals
Clavier Companion (Journal)
From Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy. Also see print copies.
Cornell Hospitality Quarterly
Electronic journal
Directory of Open Access Journals
Freely available electronic journals on many subjects, including music
Early Music Online
Digitised copies of early printed music
Ebook Central (ProQuest) (was EBL eBooks)
Ebooks on a variety of topics. Read online or download to your device. See EBL Tutorial for more information.
EBSCOhost
See list of databases for subject coverage. Includes Academic Search, Business Premier, and Australian/New Zealand Reference Centre, and more. See EBSCOhost Tutorial for more information.
Education Source (EBSCOhost)
"Education Source is designed to meet the needs of education students, professionals and policy makers."
Electronic Musician (Journal)
"Record - Produce - Perform" Carries selections; see print copies for full issues
Emerald
Find articles in the fields of management, information science and engineering.
ERIC (EBSCOhost)
ERIC - Education Resource Information Center
Fairfax News Store
Australian news from Fairfax print media
The Full English
Manuscripts, notes and letters covering English folk songs, tunes, dances and customs
GreenFILE (EBSCOhost)
GreenFILE
Health Collection (Informit)
Health Collection
Hospitality & Tourism Complete (EBSCOhost)
Hospitality & Tourism Complete
Humanities & Social Sciences Collection (Informit)
Humanities & Social Sciences Collection
IBISWorld Industry Reports
Valuable resource for in depth analysis of data trends, market share and forecasts.
IEEE Computer Society Journals
Select this to access the following IEEE journals: Computer; IEEE Cloud Computing; IEEE Internet Computing; IEEE Pervasive Computing; and IT Professional.
Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database
Evidence based practice database for nursing and healthcare students.
Libraries Australia
Catalogue of holdings at Australian libraries.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text (EBSCOhost)
LISTA provides coverage on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloguing, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Delivered via the EBSCOhost platform, LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. With coverage dating back to the mid-1960s, it is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.
MEDLINE (EBSCOhost)
MEDLINE
Music Treasures Consortium
Online access to the world's most valued music manuscripts and print materials
The New Soundtrack (Journal)
"The New Soundtrack focuses on the aural elements which combine with moving images."
Newswires (EBSCOhost)
Newswires
Nursing Reference Center (EBSCOhost)
Nursing Reference Center
Oxford History of Western Music
by Richard Taruskin.
Oxford Music Online
Includes Grove Music Online, the Oxford Companion to Music, and the Oxford Dictionary of Music.
Oxford Reference Online
Huge range of online dictionaries, encyclopedias and reference books across many subject areas.
Pendlebury Library of Music links
Links to free online scores and manuscripts
Petrucci Music Library
Iconic resource for classical music. Highly recommended. Also known as IMSLP.
PlantFile
"[T]he ultimate guide to plants" -- website
PubMed
Medical, life science and biomedical index.
Regional Business News (EBSCOhost)
Regional Business News
Resonate Magazine
Online music and performing arts periodical.
Rock’s Backpages
Rock music writing, musician interviews, and reviews.
Safari Tech Books Online
Custom collection of computer technology e-books.
ScienceDirect - Health & Life Sciences
Covers Health & Nursing professions; Agriculture & Biological Sciences; Immunology & Microbiology; Medicine & Mental Health; Environmental Sciences; Pharmacology; Pharmaceutical Science; Food Sciences; Biochemistry; Genetics & Molecular Biology; Neuroscience; and Veterinary Science & Medicine.
Standards Online

Australian and international standards for trades and services. Please log off after use. See Standards Online tutorial for more information

Please note: Electronic copies of Australian Standards may be made under our license for temporary purposes only. Any electronic copies made will expire or should be deleted after five days. Electronic copies may only be made by current Box Hill Institute students and staff and are for individual use only. Electronic copies made under our license may not be distributed. Copies printed from our online subscription may only be distributed to Box Hill Institute students and staff.

Tape Op (Magazine)
Known as "the creative music recording magazine" Carries selections; see print copies for full issues
Trent Codices
Manuscripts of 15th century sacred vocal music (in Italian)
The Veterinary Nurse (Journal)
"The Veterinary Nurse is the only international, peer-reviewed journal for veterinary nurses. Written by nurses for nurses it provides clinical, practical, professional and educational articles..." - the journal website.
Videos

ClickView Comprehensive collection of streaming videos across many subject areas.

Films on Demand Automotive videos

Kanopy Videos Streaming videos on a number of topics

SafetyHub (Safetycare) (formerly Montie) - Health and Safety videos for all industry areas

Teachers please note: Facilitator's guides are available via StaffWeb (internal link only).

Teachers TV from Education in Video

"...provides access to all 3,530 globally-acclaimed instructional videos produced in 2008 by the United Kingdom's Department of Education to train and develop teachers' skills through demonstrations and commentary by teachers, administrators, and other educational experts." - Alexander Street website.

Vocational Studies Complete (EBSCOhost)
Vocational Studies Complete
VOCEDplus (NCVER)
"VOCEDplus is NCVER's free international research database for tertiary education relating to workforce needs, skills development, and social inclusion." - website
Wax Poetics (Journal)
Archive of a magazine on jazz, funk, soul, Latin, hip-hop, reggae, blues and R&B. See print copies for current issues
Last modified: Thursday, 5 October 2017, 3:38 PM