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AccessEmergency Medicine

Online emergency medicine resource providing quick diagnosis and treatment answers to a range of conditions from neurological and pediatric emergencies to poisoning and trauma. Includes textbooks, procedural videos, interactive self-assessment drug database and student/"clerk" resources. Remote access via Athens. Register for an individual database account for quizzes etc.

Nursing eBook collection

Access via Athens on a personal device. A regularly updated collection of more than 770 ebooks on topics such as nursing leadership and management, evidence based care and nursing research.

ProQuest eBook Central

* The Business eBook Collection includes subjects ranging from economics, marketing, leadership, finance and business planning, etiquette, intelligence, logistics and more.
* The Health & Medicine ebook Collection includes subjects ranging from nursing, allied health, psychology, diseases, anatomy/physiology, biology, chemical engineering more.

CIAP Ebooks

CIAP provides access to more than 400 ebooks including the Bloomsbury Dictionary of Nursing, Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, Drugs in pregnancy and Lactation (Briggs) and many more. NSW Health staff can use their StaffID to login.

Doody's Collection

Doody's Collection includes key current medical, nursing and allied health e-books rated as essential texts and recommended for inclusion by a panel of expert librarian reviewers. It includes titles such as 'DeLisa's Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation' and 'The Walls Manual of Emergency Airway Management'.

Library support

Library staff can assist you with:

  • Literature searching
  • Research skills training and support
  • EndNote training
  • Advice regarding getting published
  • Document delivery to obtain full text of journal articles 
  • And more... see the Library website

Contact or visit your local CLIN Library to find out more about our full range of services and for assistance with your research project.

Abuse of old adults and people living with disability

This page introduces a selection of resources relevant to identifying abuse and domestic violence against elderly and people living with disability and providing support to this population.

Search results from Ovid Discovery for elder and disability abuse

Books and Book chapters

Research Report

Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability Funds and publishes Research Report on violence against, and abuse, neglect and exploitation of, people with disability. The findings from Royal Commission research informs the scope and direction of public hearings and policy work, and will ensure that recommendations in the final Royal Commission report are based on the best available research evidence. To read more research reports published by the Disability Royal Commission click here

Useful resources

Issues paper - Violence and abuse of people with disability at home (Auslan)

Overview of responses to Violence and abuse of people with disability at home Issues paper (Auslan)