We subscribe to many primary source online resources that offer rich research tools for both Academic and person information needs.

Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre

This resource provides full text articles for leading Australia/New Zealand magazines and newspapers. Access thousands of articles past and present.

This is an excellent research resource for students of all ages.


ABS (Australian Bureau of Statistics)

The ABS is Australia’s national statistical agency, providing trusted official statistics on a wide range of economic, social, population and environmental matters of importance to Australia. This is an excellent research resource.



Britannica offers thousands of curated primary source articles, magazines, images, videos and more. Access fulltext Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary and Thesaurus. This is an excellent academic resource for students of all ages.


Computer school

Access a curated list of computer tutorial of various websites.

When prompted for password, please enter ppls3182.


Gale Travel guides

Access hundreds of travel guides for many popular and exotic locations. Save space in your suitcase with this digital travel resources you can download and take with you on your device.

Open is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Learning can happen anywhere with Lynda via your laptop, mobile, tablet or PC 24/7.

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MIMS Online is the web version of the MIMS Point of Care database. Incorporating data from MIMS abbreviated and full medicines information, product images and consumer medicines information, MIMS Online offers convenient access to essential information on over 4,500 prescription and non-prescription drugs.


Storybox Library

Story Box Library is an educational website, created for Australian children to view stories by Australian authors and illustrators, being read aloud by fantastic storytellers.

Access using your Library barcode number.



Trove helps you find and use resources relating to Australia. It's more than a search engine. Trove brings together content from libraries, museums, archives, repositories and other research organisations. This is an excellent research resource.