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South Australian Matriculation (SAM)
SCOPE:  This subject guides covers different types of resources such as books, encyclopedias, dictionary, study guides, e-books, recommended databases and more, specifically to guide students on studies related to SAM programme such as physics, Biology, and Economics, etc. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, remember to ask a librarian!

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South Australian Matriculation Program > Taylor's Catalogue
 

Reference

Dictionaries & Encyclopedia
Unfamiliar Phrases and Concepts in your Reading List and Assignments Questions could make your life difficult. Look it up in a dictionary or encyclopedia first. These resources can help you out:
 
Dictionaries:
Chemistry (Dictionaries)
Physics (Dictionaries)
Biology (Dictionaries)
Economics (Dictionaries)
Psychology (Dictionaries)
 
Encyclopedias:
Chemistry (Encyclopedias)
Physics (Encyclopedias)
Biology (Encyclopedias)
Psychology (Encyclopedias)
Handbooks
By giving you an overview of your topic, a handbook or a yearbook can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
Subject Heading:
English as Second Language studies
Mathematical Studies
Specialist Mathematics
Chemistry
Physics
Biology
Economics
Accounting Studies
Legal Studies
Psychology
Guides
By giving you an overview of your topic, a guides can tell you what’s new. You can find all kinds of facts, figures and precise information to add to your knowledge.
 
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Look for Books

Books either from your Reading Lists, recommended by your Lecturer or through Bibliographic references could also be found at the Library.
 
Subject Heading:
English as Second Language studies
Study and teaching
Acquisition
Foreign speakers
Phonology
Rhetoric
Ability testing
Adverb
Composition and exercises
Education
English-speaking countries
Evaluation
Grammar
Grammaticalization
Japanese speakers
Language
Modality
Oriental language speakers
Physiological aspects
Sex differences
Study and teaching (Secondary)
Treatment
See also
Sex (Biology)
Variation (Biology)
Biophysics
Cytology
Aquatic biology
Botany
Human biology
Biochemistry
Computational biology
Biomathematics
Physiology
Developmental biology
Symbiosis
Reproduction
Psychobiology
Heredity
Genetics
Soil biology
Biodiversity
Architecture and biology
Microbiology
Natural history
Ecology
Coral reef biology
Proposal writing in biology
Biology
Chemistry
See also
Chemistry, Organic
Environmental chemistry
Chemistry, Physical and theoretical
Chemistry, Inorganic
Pharmaceutical chemistry
Acids
Bases (Chemistry)
Chemistry, Forensic
Cosmochemistry
Pharmacy
Geochemistry
Biochemistry
Physics
See also
Solid state physics
Force and energy
Mechanics
Mathematical physics
Quantum theory
Field theory (Physics)
Nuclear physics
Electricity
General relativity (Physics)
Matter
Nanostructures
Biophysics
Thermodynamics
Dynamics
Statics
Mathematics
See also
Vector analysis
Dynamics
Logic, Symbolic and mathematical
Algebra
Word problems (Mathematics)
Numerals
Geometry
Business mathematics
Set theory
Statics
Biomathematics
Game theory
Trigonometry
Probabilities
Least squares
Functions
Economics, Mathematical
Accounting
See also
Cost accounting
Financial statements
Forensic accounting
Bookkeeping
Managerial accounting
Economics
See also
Macroeconomics
Business
Finance
Risk
Economic history
Capital
Property
Regional economics
Equilibrium (Economics)
Employment (Economic theory)
Population
Resource allocation
Economic policy
Statistics
Index numbers (Economics)
Microeconomics
Cooperation
Capitalism
Environmental economics
Commerce
Urban economics
Welfare economics
Economic man
Comparative economics
Wealth
Economic development
Law
See also
Statutes
Legislation
Constitutions
Natural law
Conflict of laws
International law
Environmental law
Psychology
See also
Emotions
Educational psychology
Motivation (Psychology)
Drawing, Psychology of
Individuality
Temperament
Environmental psychology
Choice (Psychology)
Cognition
Meaning (Psychology)
Psychology, Applied
Loss (Psychology)
Attitude (Psychology)
Context effects (Psychology)
Change (Psychology)
Subconsciousness
Ethnopsychology
Adolescent psychology
Development psychology
Intentionalism
Positive psychology
Adjustment (Psychology)
Intellect
Behavior genetics
Stress (Psychology)
Social interaction
Knowledge, Theory of
Social psychology
Number concept
Memory
Problem solving
Control (Psychology)
Genetic psychology
Personality
Attention
Logic
Experience
Thought and thinking
Child psychology
Psychobiology
Values
Consciousness
Belief and doubt
Mental health
Legal Studies
See also
History
Law and legislation
Legal status, laws, etc
Management
Philosophy
Political aspects
Moral and ethical aspects
General
Research
Industries
Problems, exercises, etc
Examinations
Methodology
Social aspects
Religious aspects
Social conditions
Case studies
Civil rights
Computer networks
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Decision making
Economic aspects
Health and hygiene
Legal status, laws, etc. (Islamic law)
Prevention
Study and teaching
Biblical teaching
Cases
Christianity
Codification
Colonies
Computer network resources
Contracting out
Data processing
Discipline
Distribution
Droit
Economic conditions
Employment
Finance
Government policy
Great Britain
Handbooks, manuals, etc
History and criticism
Information Management
Insurance
Interpretation and construction
Islam
Islamic influences

Call Number

Use the search in the Library Catalogue. You can search using words like – tourist. You can also browse the Catalogue, or the shelves using the call numbers:
DDC Call Number Classification Call No.
English as Second Language studies 428.24 LUC
Mathematical Studies 510.76 MAT
Specialist Mathematics 510 MAT
Chemistry 540.76 MOR
Physics 530 OLE
Biology 570.78 CRI
Economics 330.076 AVE
Accounting Studies 657.076 BET
Legal Studies349.94 LEG
Psychology150 WIL