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Nutrition and Dietetics: Help

Guide to Nutrition and Dietetics resources for students and researchers

Help guides for Health resources

Database searching guides (PDF) - effective searching, and the main features of the database including saving your results.

Quick guides to resources (PDF) - quick 1-page overviews to some of our health resources.

Online database tutorials

Online database tutorials - videos on searching the key Health databases

Don't forget - whenever you search in a database check for "How to use...", "Help" or "FAQ" guides.

Foodworks 10 access

Xyris Software, the developers of FoodWorks, have provided a home use version for UON students and staff to use for free until 18 June, 2020. This is to enable continued use of the product during isolation measures. 

UON IT have created an installer which will license the product automatically for you.  Simply click on the download link and follow the instructions in the article in the UON IT Knowledge Base

Please note: If you have any old non-functioning versions of FoodWorks installed, please uninstall them prior to installing version 10.

Online Library tutorials

Online Library Tutorials
- videos on how to find information for assignments using searches in NEWCAT+ (the Library catalogue);
- a series of interactive tiered Information Research Skills tutorials on finding, evaluating, and referencing information;
and more .....

Library Services - Requesting an item

Finding books and other resources

 

  • Bonus+ - Click on the Bonus+ icon to search for books that are NOT HELD or unavailable for loan at UON Libraries. For more information check out the Bonus+ Information guide
  • Get it - use Get it to request items not held by the Library or BONUS+Click the Get it icon to request an item or for more information read the Get it Information guide

Accessing the Library from home, online or on campus

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Contact the Senior Research Librarian

Senior Research Librarians provide specialist support for HDR students and researchers


Debbie Booth

Senior Research Librarian (Health and Medicine, Psychology)
Room L307, Auchmuty Library
T: 02 492 15844
E: debbie.booth@newcastle.edu.au