The Library has access to a variety of databases that both specialize in Property and also the legal issues that surround the Australian industry.
If you are having trouble finding what you need with any of the databases below why not try our Find Articles search engine or Google Scholar - these search engines combine many databases together, and draw from literally millions of articles to provide you with the best chance of finding that elusive article.
Business and management topics
In-depth coverage of business and economic conditions, management techniques, finance, taxation and more.
- Australian Public Affairs Full Text (APAFT)
Australian economic, social, political and cultural affairs. Includes the Australia and New Zealand Property Journal and Property Australia.
- Business Source Complete
Covers a wide range of business & management issues and features some great property titles, including the International Journal of Strategic Property Management, Property Management and the Estates Gazette.
- Expanded Academic ASAP
Gale has a pretty strong collection of Built Environment titles that sometimes intersect with property, such as the Journal Property Management, Appraisal Journal and Land Economics.
- Science Direct
Science Direct provides full text and abstracts of journals, reference works and conference papers. Contains a healthy amount of information about property development.
Science Direct Tutorial
SpringerLink is a European based providor of scientific and technical books and journals. It's collection of book chapters is quite unique and impressive. Contains the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics and the Journal of Real Estate Literature.
- Wiley Online Library
Wiley provides web based access to over 1,000 journals, and is pretty strong on international property valuation articles. It features the journal titles Property Valuation in an Economic Context and Global Trends in Real Estate Finance.
News from all over the world, including Australia.
- Westlaw AU
This an easy to use Australian database that covers case law, commentary, legislation and journal article all under the one roof. You can divide up a keyword search into these various resources types after you search.
- Journal articles - Australia
AGIS plus Text (Attorney General's Information Service)
- Journal articles - international
- Local Government Planning and Environment NSW
Planning Law - All relevant legislation for matters in planning and environment,
- Conveyancing Service New South Wales
Property Law - provides commentary, checklists, forms and precedents on all the important areas of conveyancing.
- Australian Property Law Journal
Property Law - Provides in-depth articles, legislation notes, casenotes and precedent notes on the law relating to real property, conveyancing, leases, mortgages and other property law issues
Also see the Law Study Guides
For company and industry information see our company and industry study guides