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ACPE Library: Research Skills

Academic skills online

Log in to LMS to view the Student Learning Services academic help pages.

The following links to academic skills training provided by universities may be helpful for academic writing:

Purdue University

OWL at Purdue
    - Avoiding Plagiarism

North Carolina State University Libraries - Writing a Literature Review
    - Literature Reviews: An overview for Graduate Students

Creative Commons - Rights explained

Finding Resources

Guide to finding resources To learn more about searching for and evaluating information for your assignments, go to the Guide to Finding Resources.


Introduction to ACPE library and research skills

Research Help

Reference Services
Please ask at the desk for individual assistance with locating information for assignments, referencing and access to online resources. When online, ask a question using Libchat during Library opening hours, or for longer enquiries email

Online Information Resources
The Library provides you with access to a range of Australian and International online databases containing full-text journal articles. Subject coverage includes:

  • Aboriginal Studies
  • Australian Public Affairs
  • Business Information
  • Dance and Performing Arts
  • Education
  • Event Management
  • Fitness
  • Health
  • Sports Management and Marketing
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sports Science and Medicine
  • Social Sciences