Library Guides are online guides that support student learning at Victoria University.  They will point you to a variety of resources available in our Library, including databases, e-journals, e-books, and other online resources.

Library course guides

Library course guides provide an introduction to Library resources within particular discipline areas.


Library unit guides

Library unit guides are created by VU Library staff, in consultation with teaching staff, to provide access to library resources and information tailored to the subject content of individual units of study.


Referencing guides

These guides provide details about how to use the appropriate referencing style to reference the resources you have used in academic writing. 

Before you select a referencing guide the Academic Integrity at VU guide gives you an overview of the principles of referencing and why it's important to avoid plagiarism.

Specific referencing style guides:

'How to' guides

These guides provide assistance with common library tasks.


Researcher guides

Library Guides for the VU researcher.


Staff guides

Library Guides for VU staff.