General Resources for Senior Students
- Use the Information Skills Process (ISP) on the Research page to guide you.
- Browse the non-fiction shelves: 994s – Australian history, 305.8s – groups, 290s – mythology, 759.994s -art, A820s – authors, 340s – law.
- For audio visual resources, search DVC and ClickView by subject heading or title. DVC can only be viewed at school. ClickView can be accessed when you are at home. Restrictions apply based on age/rating.
- Search the CTHS Library Oliver catalogue using subject terms: Aboriginal peoples, Aboriginal peoples with sub-headings – art, fiction, history, social conditions, etc.
- Expand your search to Hornsby Library resources by running a search in Oliver, click other providers and select Hornsby Shire Library. If you are a member of Hornsby Library you can borrow their items.
- Expand your search to Macquarie University library resources by running a search in Oliver, click other providers and select Macquarie University Library. You can access their hard copy resources onsite but will be unable to borrow.
- The Sydney Morning Herald – digital edition accessible while at school.
- Current Social issues – see Oliver.
- National Indigenous Times
- Koori Mail
- State Library of NSW databases require you to sign up for free membership. Browse or choose a database by subject: e.g. Aboriginal Australia.
- Hornsby Library databases require you to sign up for free membership.
- The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) – research, collections and publications.
- National Gallery of Australia: Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander art
- Support Material for Aboriginal Studies Stage 6 Syllabus 2011
- The Conversation – a collaboration between editors and academics to provide informed news analysis and commentary that’s free to read and republish.
Bibliographies and Citations
- Ask your teacher for requirements; keep records up to date – retrospectively is difficult.
- Bibliography Generator – choose the style you need.