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Research Materials can be searched by the content types listed below and then by category:
- Academic Journals & Research Papers
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Learning Materials can be searched further by a range of language and general educational categories.
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You can refine your search further by choosing from the sub-categories that are available under most of these category
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A few examples of refining a category search are listed below:
Academic Journals & Research Papers -> Mathematics & Science -> Biology & Life Sciences
Research Materials -> Reference Works & Encyclopaedias -> Computing & Information Technology -> Business Applications
Learning Materials -> ELT: learning material & coursework
eTextbooks -> Technology, Engineering & Agriculture -> Mechanical Engineering & Materials