Issues and Issues Online

The Issues series of books aims to provide up-to-date information about the social issues shaping our changing world.  The books contain previously published information sourced from newspapers, magazines, journals, government reports, surveys, websites and lobby-group literature.  New volumes of the Issues series now available in the LRC cover the following topics:

  • Child Abuse
  • Citizenship and National Identity
  • The Cannabis Issue
  • Homelessness
  • Teen Pregnancy and Lone Parents
  • Gambling Trends

The information can also be accessed at Issues Online, which can be found at  A username and password is necessary to access the information.  Please contact LRC staff for details.