Anywhere, anytime library services

We provide a range of services to make studying from home easy. With access to extensive online resources and study tools, we are here to support you.

Online resources

Library resources can be accessed online 24/7 from wherever you are. We use various technologies on these platforms so that you are not locked out behind a paywall when you are off-campus.

Using these access points is the easiest way to access subscribed resources off-campus:

Reading lists

Access your required course readings and resources. Reading lists contain links to electronic books and digitised readings.

Access reading lists

Library catalogue

Search the catalogue for journal articles, databases, ebooks, video content and more.

Advanced search

Search tips

Find a library database

Get direct access to your favourite database off-campus by searching for its title in the library catalogue. You can also browse our alphabetical list.

Database A to Z

Library guides

Find databases and other resources for your study area.

Browse Library guides

You will be prompted to login with your Griffith snumber and password when accessing them. You can then do anything you do on-campus.

Come to an online library workshop

Getting up to speed with uni doesn't stop after orientation! The library is running online workshops on research, referencing and exam preparation.

Come along and improve your skills!

Online tools

Do you start your research on the open web...on a publisher's website, PubMed, Wikipedia or Google Scholar perhaps?

If you start your search outside of the library catalogue and databases, these tools will make it easier to access our subscribed resources.

LibKey Nomad

If you use the Chrome or Firefox Browser you can install the LibKey Nomad browser extension to link you to full text.

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Google Scholar

You can set-up Google Scholar to access full text articles available via Griffith Library.

Get set up


BrowZine allows you to access the full text of articles and view the Table of Contents (for supported publishers) in a consistent interface. You can also look up and browse journals by subject area, download articles and export references to citation managers. BrowZine is available as a mobile app and web interface.

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Browse journals with BrowZine

When you research from home or off-campus, these tools automatically show you Griffith content and connect you to articles in our collection.

Alternatively, if you do find a resource on the web you want access to, search for its title in the library catalogue and follow the links to full text.

Study support

Study smart

Access a range of self-help study tools to develop your study skills in critical thinking, time management, assignment research and writing.

Study smart

365 for students

Free access to Office 365 can also help you with the tools you need to get the best out of your study. This includes Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint for multiple PCs and Macs and apps for Android and iOS.

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Referencing guides

Griffith Library’s referencing guides cover eight popular referencing styles including APA 7, Vancouver and Chicago 17. The guides come with examples to make referencing easier to understand and apply in your research and assignments.

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We are here to help!

Find us in the libraries or contact us by phone or online.