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YSA databases:
  • Youth Monitor: a national roundup of press reports on youth issues); and
  • Abstracts: summaries of selected scholarly journal articles).

These databases created by ACYS consist of content from Youth Studies Australia. Over the years, ACYS staff have created abstracts of youth-related articles that have appeared in the press and in scholarly journals.

The database is a virtual synthesis of relevant information on Australian youth since 1990.

providing brief citations, not the full text, for original sources. (Note: at present the databases are offline due to an upgrade, but you may phone ACYS for a search of these databases to be undertaken on your behalf.)

Coverage: 1990 up to but not including the current year. For the current year's columns see the journal, Youth Studies Australia.