Scholarly books provide good background information on your topic. It can also provide you with definitions and descriptions on any health condition or concepts. In academic writing however, books in the form of dictionaries and encyclopedias may not be allowed for definitions of key terms related to your topic. Always check with your tutor if you plan on using these resources.
Watch this video to find out how to search the Library catalogue for books, journal articles and other resources on your assignment topic.
In this unit, you are required to use resources published within the last five years, so be sure to refine your search results when searching the Library catalogue and databases.
Once you have performed your search in the library catalogue, you can filter your results by creation date using the date filter as shown below.