Library Guides are online guides that support student learning, as well as staff and researchers, at Victoria University (VU).

They will point you to a variety of resources available in our Library, including databases, e-journals, e-books, and other online resources.

General guides

Referencing guides

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

Before you select a referencing guide, read the Academic Integrity at VU guide to get 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.


Library course guides

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


Researcher & staff guides

Researcher guides

Library Guides for the VU researcher.


Staff guides

Library Guides for VU staff.