Help Guides

The links below will take you to various help guides that the library has produced to assist you with things like setting up journal apps on your mobile devices, journal alerts, as well as instructions on how to directly access journal articles from your literature searches. Some of these Help Guides are in PDF format so you can download them and use them offline.

If you have trouble with any of these help guide, or would like to suggest a new helpsheet, then feel free to contact the library with your suggestion.


Article and Journal Search Help Guide - This help guide will take you through the steps of searching for either a Journal or a Journal Article using the search tool on the library homepage.


BrowZine Help Guide - This help guide will provide you with information on installing the BrowZine app as well as where to access the desktop portal using your browser.


Critical Appraisal Help Guide - Information on how to interpret journal articles and other research. Includes links to useful tools and resources.


Journal Alert / TOC Help Guide - This help guide will help you to set up alerts with your favourite journal to be notifed of new content.


Literature Searching Help Guide - An introduction to effective searching of Medline and other databases. How to use databases to find original articles, review and other evidence


Publishing your research - Information to assist in publication of your research. Make your paper accessible and effective.


Subject Alerts Help Guide - This help guide will provide you with information on setting up searches in some of the databases to act as alerts on new content being published on a subject you are interested in.