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These online English courses are Australian based and designed for people to grow their skills and confidence in reading, speaking and writing English. The Living in Australia modules cover a number of levels from that correspond with IELTS levels one to five. The four Jobseekers Online modules develops the job seeking skills needed to find work in Australia and includes resume writing, applying for jobs and successful interviewing 

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Ancestry Library Edition


Great for the professional or hobbyist, expert or novice, genealogist or historian. Members can unlock their story with sources like censuses, vital records, immigration records, family histories, military records, court and legal documents, directories, photos and maps inside the more than 7,000 available databases covering United States, UK & Ireland, Europe, Canada and Australia.

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Ancient and Medieval History Online


Focusing on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and Asia, Ancient and Medieval History Online gives a balanced, global view of the world in ancient and medieval times.

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Australia and New Zealand Newsstand


Australia & New Zealand Newsstand provides a broad range of content allowing our members to track local, national, world, business, sport, political, technology and entertainment news from their preferred sources. ANZ Newsstand also offers coverage of Premium, Regional and Rural news services from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), allowing users to compare the local and national perspective quickly and easily. Also included are transcripts from the leading current affairs TV and Radio programming.
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Axis 360


Axis 360 provides a variety of eBooks including Adult Fiction and Non Fiction, Young Adult, Junior Fiction and Picture Books. Readers can access titles in two different formats, ePub or Blio. The Blio format is an interactive format that is fully compatible with assistive screen-reader technologies such as JAWS. 

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Bolinda Digital


Bolinda Digital has both eAudiobooks and eBooks, includes Australian and International authors and the collection is added to each month. The audiobooks are in MP3 format which can be played on a wide range of devices, and the eBooks are available in the industry standard ePub format for reading on eReaders, smartphones and tablets. 

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British Newspaper Archives


The British Newspaper Archive contains over seven million pages of digitised United Kingdom and Ireland newspapers from the British Library's collection with new items being added each day. You can search a number of ways including by newspaper title or geographical location.

New users are asked to register for the first time with an email address and password and will need to log in each time they wish to access the archive. Once logged in users will be able to save searches and bookmark articles.

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Busy things


Over 120 online learning games for 3 to 6 year olds. Kids can quickly and easily access an ever-growing number of fun yet educational activities and games that promise to educate and entertain.

Try out the activities in the 'Busy box' Section to earn stars for your library!

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Carters Price Guide to Antiques


Carter's Publications are Australasia's leading source of comparative prices for antiques, art and collectables. Currently there are around 75,000 antique and collectables listed on the site.

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Encyclopaedia Britannica Online


Encyclopaedia Britannica Online contains comprehensive content for all our members - from primary to higher education students, from researchers to curious seniors. Whether it’s frogs or physics, gardening or geography, Britannica Online covers it all.
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Find My Past


Find my past users can access records from Australasia, Ireland and the UK.

Find my past Australasia contains over 50 million historical records covering Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands. Coverage includes directories, gazettes (government and police), electoral rolls and cemetery records.

Find my past UK holds approximately 750 million British records. It includes death & marriage indexes, parish records, census records, immigration & shipping, electoral rolls and military records.

Find my past Ireland includes over 4 million records comprising land records, prison registers, military records, wills, obituaries, gravestone inscriptions and marriages.

 

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Grammatikus


Grammatikus is an Australian role-playing game aligned with the Australian National Curriculum. It is for users aged 10-16 to improve, consolidate or extend their knowledge of the English language. Users become the central character of the story and embark on a quest to save a world in jeopardy. Grammatikus can also be used by ESL students.

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Literacy Planet


Literacy Planet encourages the learning of essential English literacy skills through a motivational learning platform that is fun, compelling and addictive for students of all ages and ability.

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Mango Languages


Mango Languages is an online language learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages. It’s the easiest way to learn to speak a foreign language.

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Modern World History Online


Covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history—from the mid-15th century to the present.

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MyCareerMatch


MyCareerMatch is an online preference based career survey that helps people choose a career that’s right for them. It focuses on what an individual is good at and the careers that match their natural strengths, and provides ‘must know’ information to write a winning resume.

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Naxos Music Library


Naxos Music Library is the world´s largest online classical music library. Currently, it offers streaming access to more than 95,000 CDs with more than 1,400,000 tracks, standard and rare repertoire. Over 800 new CDs are added to the library every month.
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Overdrive


Overdrive offers a collection of downloadable eAudiobooks and eBooks for library members, all available on a single website for browsing, checking out, and downloading.
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Oxford Quick Reference


Oxford Quick Reference provides the ability to quickly check a fact or find out information about a concept, person or term. The collection comprises over 125 core academic subject, language and quotations dictionaries providing carefully vetted results that you can trust.
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Press Display


Press Display allows our members to read today's newspapers and magazines online in full-colour, full-page format. Access is available to over 2,000 newspapers and over 700 magazines from Australia and around the world including the classifieds, as all supplements are included. Newspapers and magazines are updated daily and archived for 3 months.

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Science Online


The award-winning Science Online offers a comprehensive, authoritative overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, illustrations, images, biographies, experiments, and activities.

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TumbleBooks


TumbleBooks Library is a collection of animated, talking picture books which teach children the joy of reading in a format they'll love. TumbleBooks are created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book which our youngest members can read, or have read to them. The collection also includes interactive picture books in French and Spanish.
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Wheelers Books


Wheelers offers a collection of downloadable eBooks for library members. The collection consists mainly of travel guide ebooks for armchair travel or for taking on your journey, as well as biography and leisure titles.
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Who Else Writes Like...?


Who Else Writes Like…? is designed to help fiction readers who have read all the books by their favourite authors and are seeking to try new authors. Of course, no author writes exactly like another, but the selection of alternatives provided should help to narrow the choices and the author entries also provide links to their websites for further information.
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Who Next...?


When children ask: “Who can I read next?” or “Who writes like my favourite author?” the answers are here in Who Next…? Writers of children’s fiction are listed with suggestions of other authors who write in a similar way, together with key book and series titles. Author lists are also provided under genre or age group.

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World Religions Online


Explores religion and spirituality in an unbiased manner, from the ceremonies of the first practitioners to the rituals of today.

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Zinio Digital Magazines


Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full colour, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Browse from your library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.

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