Where you choose to search will depend on the type of information you're looking for.
This page will go over finding background information and journal articles and the next pages will go over grey literature.
Books and textbooks provide broad overviews of a topic and are a great place to start if you're new. The best place to find books is by using the Library catalogue.
Watch the video below for a demonstration of how to use the catalogue effectively.
Journal articles are one way in which you can find in-depth analysis on particular issues.
You can find some journal articles by using the Library catalogue, but we recommend you look in a discipline-specific databases like CINAHL, Medline or PubMed.