Communications and Media: Research and writing

Research guides

Help with research and assignment writing

Online help

Other help

  • Come to a drop-in session at any branch library for help with finding information, citing and referencing and writing.
  • Learning skills advisers in the library provide workshops and advice on a range of academic skills including writing, oral presentations, taking lecture notes and many others.
  • Library class booking system - includes library workshops on finding and using library resources.

Accessing non-Monash material

To access items not available at Monash lodge a Document Delivery request (staff and post-graduates only)

To borrow from other Victorian university libraries ask Loans staff about acquiring a CAVAL card


Free software for managing citations and associated files for Monash University students and staff. It integrates with common word processors. Windows and Mac versions available

RSS feeds

Here are a few examples of RSS feeds you can subscribe to in order to keep up to date with conferences, seminars and research news at Monash