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How to...: Access Library Databases

Video Guides to help you access library resources

Introduction to Databases

Introduction to databases

https://youtu.be/CoDyVNRo4eA

This video will introduce the databases available on the TAFE Queensland Library website.  Learn what databases are, what information they contain, why they are useful for your assignments and how to find and access them.

Intoduction to ProQuest eBooks

ProQuest eBook Central Reader

https://youtu.be/CjOtrDtWeMs

Created by the team at ProQuest Training, this video will give you an introduction to reading ProQuest eBooks online in the reader.

ProQuest eBook Central Downloads Australia

https://youtu.be/OTA8P0CzpSc

Created by the team at ProQuest Training, this video explains how to download eBooks for reading offline on your PC or mobile device.

For any help accessing ProQuest Central eBooks online, please contact the library.

Introduction to Australian Standards Online

Introduction to Australian Standards Online

https://youtu.be/8DK1cjGesAo

How to access Australian Standards via Techstreet.

Introduction to National Construction Codes (NCC)

Introduction to National Construction Codes (NCC)

https://youtu.be/5SsUSleyFgI

This video will give you an overview of the National Construction Codes, how to access the code from the TAFE Queensland Library, and how you can search the codes to find the information you want.

An Introduction to WGSN

Introduction to WGSN

Access to this video is for current students only.

To watch, please log in with your Borrower number and network password.

Introduction to Kanopy Streaming Videos

Introduction to Kanopy streaming videos

https://youtu.be/xUtvxKvMbD4

This video will provide a quick overview of the Kanopy streaming video database.  Learn how to find Kanopy from the TAFE Queensland Library website, browse videos by collections and subjects, search for topics and watch videos online.

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