Diploma of Nursing: Home

About this guide

This guide has been designed to assist students studying the Diploma of Nursing to develop research skills and to find relevant resources to complete assessment tasks. Use tabs at the top of the guide to access library collections and resources including:

Your library account

You need to access your MyLibrary account online to:

  • check the status of physical checked out items
  • renew physical items eg. books

To access your account from the library website:

Search the library

Search the library

Non-VU access

Study help

The University has many resources to assist you with your studies. Click on the links below to access ‘The Academic Support & Development Unit’ resources:

Contact your Health Librarian

Suzanne Poliness

College Librarian (Health and Biomedicine)



Iwona Janius
Librarian (Health and Biomedicine)



Kirstin Scholz

Librarian (Health and Biomedicine)


Ask a Librarian

Get help with accessing library resources

Chat with a librarian

Chat with a librarian

Chat is available from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (except public holidays and University closures)

Ask a library question

Search existing answers or post a new question

Library drop-in sessions: researching & referencing

Get specialist librarian advice about researching for your assignment and referencing your sources. 

For more details visit Learning Hub or contact Ask a Librarian