Ancestry Ancestry provides access to a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research. Ancestry is available from all computers located within the Library and via the Library's wireless network, however Ancestry is not available for use outside the Library. To access, login above.
The Computer School Provides online access to hundreds of step by step tutorials to help you master computer skills such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel as well as Internet and email. To access, login above.
CultureGrams are cultural reports for 182 countries and territories with each including 30 categories such as land and climate, history, personal appearance, greetings, gestures, family, diet, holidays, economy, education, health and events and trends.
Maps, photos, recipes and biographies help users place countries in context with the world and their own culture. To access, login above.
Good Reading Online
An Australian resource with thousands of easy to read independent book reviews, interesting Australian and International articles, author profiles, stories on writers' houses, bookshops, short stories, book trivia and more. To access, login above.
This is a bibliographic database of information about environmental concerns, which indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. To access, login above.
Newsbank Provides online access to the South Australian Messenger Newspapers, The Advertiser and Sunday Mail. To access, login above.
PressDisplay provides instant online access to today's newspapers from around the world in full-colour, full-page format. Read a newspaper in your own language with over 1000 titles to choose from.
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Road to IELTS: a preparation course Road to IELTS is aimed at people wishing to pass the IELTS exam ('International English Language Testing System') an international standardised test of English language proficiency. This online resource provides hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking, helping people to develop their skills to the levels necessary to succeed in the exam. To access, login above.
Science Online - Facts on File Provides a comprehensive, curriculum oriented overview of a broad range of scientific topics including biology, physics, mathematics, chemistry, forensic science and more. To access, login above.
The Source Provides a subject guide to children's' fiction, poetry and short stories.
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TumbleBooks Tumblebooks is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which you can read, or have read to you. To access, login above.
TumbleReadables TumbleReadables is an online collection of read-along titles, both fiction and non-fiction, for junior, middle school and high school students. To access, login above.
Who Else Writes Like…?
This online version of the book Who Else Writes Like..? is designed to help anyone who enjoys reading fiction to expand the number of writers they read. It answers the perennial question "I've read all the books by my favourite authors, who shall I read next?" To access, login above.
World Book Online Provides access to World Book Online for Kids, World Book Online Info Finder, World Book Online Reference Centre and World Book Discover. To access, login above.
Zinio Access and read popular magazines in full colour digital format on your PC, Mac, iphone, android device or tablet via a browser or app. The collection covers news, sport, technology, entertainment, home, lifestye and more.
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Ziptales Developed in Australia, Ziptales is an exciting educational tool for online learning. It features an interactive library of stories, videos, crafts, puzzles, jokes and much more for primary aged children of all ability levels and encourages children to expand their reading skills. To access, login above.