Please note: the new Library Service Platform commences operation on 22 November 2016.
As a result of this change, some of the information on the Science Library Guides will be out of date. If you are looking for a book or journal please search the title from the Library Homepage, and if you have any questions about how to use the new system please contact us.
Apologies for the inconvenience, and we are working towards having this guide up to date shortly.
The aim of this guide is to provide a starting point for library research and an outline of the key resources available at ECU Library relevant to Security Science.
Significant new resources, both print & online, will be added on a regular basis and we welcome any feedback.
Need articles, conference papers or legislation/cases for your assignment? Here are the key databases for security science:
ECU Worldsearch is a search engine that searches across the Library's books (print and online) and online journal articles.
From your search you can link directly to the full text of journal articles and ebooks or to the catalogue for finding print books and other resources on the shelves. Access ECU Worldsearch from the Library Homepage using your ADS login at the prompt.
Search tips: Use the limit options in the left hand side bar to refine your search. e.g. limit to books, journal articles, full text online, articles from scholarly publications, peer reviewed, etc. You can also limit by date or an additional subject term.
Tip: Mozilla Firefox is the preferred web browser for accessing Library databases.
Any problems accessing Library resources, please contact us!