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Finding Indigenous Australian Information

Searching ProQuest for articles

ProQuest is a large database covering a range of subject areas and provides a useful starting point for finding articles on your research topic. Watch the following video to find out how to search in ProQuest:


Search tip: If you are looking for Australian content in ProQuest, add the term Australia to your search

Searching the Informit databases

Informit is an Australian database which includes a number of collections relating to indigenous Australian topics. The default search option is Simple Search but you can perform a structured search by selecting the Advanced Search tab. As the database indexes Australian content, you do not need to include Australia as a search term. 

Lowitja tool for PubMed


The tool on the Lowitja website provides easy access to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health literature on the PubMed database.