Aboriginal Studies

General Resources for Senior Students

  • You may also find links in the guides for Community and Family Studies (in TAS), Legal Studies, Society and Culture and Studies of Religion (in HSIE) useful.
  • Use the Information Skills Process (ISP) on the Research page to guide you.
  • Browse the non-fiction shelves: 200-290s – religions/mythology; 305.8s – groups; 340s – law; 641.3 – bush foods; 759.994s – art; A820s – authors/literature; 994s – Australian history.
  • For audio visual resources, search ClickView by subject heading or title. Restrictions apply based on age/rating.

Oliver Catalogue

  • Search the CTHS Library Oliver catalogue using subject terms: Aboriginal peoples, Aboriginal peoples with sub-headings – art, fiction, history, social conditions, etc.
  • See also Reading Lists – Aboriginal Studies Resources
  • Search for your topics in Series Issues in Society
  • 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.



Internet Resources

Bibliographies and Citations

  • Ask your teacher for requirements; keep records up to date – retrospectively is difficult.
  • Bibliography Generator – choose the style you need.

Evaluating Websites