New updates to Australia/New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre


New updates to:
Australia/New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre

There are more than 150 topics in your Australia / New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre subscription, helping you to critically analyse multiple sides of a current / controversial issue, and develop persuasive essay writing skills.

This quarterly update includes the following new topics:

  • Australian Jihadists in Iraq
  • Constitutional Recognition for Aboriginals
  • Corporate Tax Rate
  • Drug Use
  • Education & Aboriginals
  • Effect of Mobile Devices on Personal Relationships
  • FIFO Workers in the Mining Industry
  • Journalist Peter Greste Jailed in Egypt
  • Nuclear Cooperation between Australia & India

All topics contain four essays written by subject experts from Australia or New Zealand, with a balance of materials from all viewpoints, overviews, arguments, and opposing ideas.

For more info on Points of View go here. For ‘How To’ Tutorials on ‘Points of View’ and other EBSCO Research Databases click here.

You will need a username and password to access the site, please ask your Homeroom Teacher for this or one of the friendly Cabra Library staff.

Year 10 P.E. Students Research Soft Tissue Injuries

Today, Year 10 P.E. students used the Senior Library to investigate soft tissue injuries, their treatment and rehabilitation.

soft tissue injury

photo by vikisuzan

Pupils were asked to consider the following:– Choose a soft tissue in the body

– Describe soft tissue and find graphics/pictures as evidence

– Choose a soft tissue injury and describe if it is a grade 1, 2 or 3 injury

– Describe the process of recovery (rehabilitation)

– Describe a modern issue relating to the soft tissue and soft tissue injury you have chosen

– How does a soft tissue injury affect the individual and their sporting community?

Some of the most useful research resources are below:

EBSCO eBooks and ANZRC Journal Collection

Sports Medicine Australia (SMA) – Factsheets and useful links

Clearinghouse for Sport – Portal for a huge amount of sport related information resources

Google Scholar – Academic articles from Google Scholar