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Public Policy: Find articles

A guide to useful sources, in print and online, for Public Policy



Published by: Newsnet Ltd

Description: News service, focusing primarily on central and local government policy issues and legislation. 


New Zealand Databases

Types of articles

There are lots of different types of articles. At university you'll often need to read peer reviewed or scholarly articles when doing research for your assignments.

AUT Library subscribes to Ulrichsweb, a database with very detailed information about journals and magazines, including whether they are peer reviewed.

The difference between articles from a scholarly journaltrade/professional magazinepopular magazine and newspaper article is explained in this short video.

(NB you will need to have credit on your AUT internet account to view this while at AUT)

Key Databases for Public Policy