Online Tutorials

The Library has developed a formal information literacy program which incorporates both online and face to face tutorials. Tutorial Central provides access to online tutorials developed by the Library, that introduce information literacy concepts.

Successful Searching: An introduction to research techniques and tools to help you find and manage information efficiently.

Business Information Essentials: Introduces high quality information sources and professional skills specifically relating to the business disciplinary area.

Introduction to Legal Research: Explains legal research principles and terminology. Provides guidance in locating secondary sources, Australian legislation and case law and is particularly relevant to law students.

AGLC Referencing Tutorial (beta): This interactive tutorial that allows you to practice on real content - Cases, Legislation, Journal articles, Books, Newspapers and Internet Materials. This tutorial was designed by the Library in collaboration with the School of Law. For any feedback, please contact

RefQuest: An interactive, monster-fighting game to assist with learning about different referencing styles and when to use them.

Training and Support: Further information on information literacy at Western Sydney University, class details and web guides.