We have a range of dictionaries, encyclopedias and reference texts to assist with your research needs or explore your family history.

You may require your library card number (2002900xxxxxxx) and password to access some eLibrary products. Forgot password?

Ancestry logo.jpg Ancestry (Library Edition)

Ancestry (Library Edition) is an online genealogy research database that gives you instant access to a wide range of resources for genealogical and historical research. Includes resources from Australia, NZ, USA and the UK. 

Please note: Access is available only from Library PCs. Due to our current closure Ancestry (Library Edition) will be available from home until July 31, 2020.


ANZ Reference Centre Plus 

Read Australasian magazines, newspapers and reference books with ANZ Reference Centre Plus.

Titles include: Choice MagazineThe AgeThe Sunday AgeThe Herald SunSunday Herald SunThe Australian, and The Australian Magazine


Business Source Premier

With Business Source Premier you can read business publications, economics journals, leading management and marketing journals. Access detailed company profiles for the world's 10,000 largest companies.  

b_library.jpg Britannica Library

Britannica Library is the online version of the Encyclopedia Britannica, plus journal articles and interactive features.

Gale interactive science logo.png Gale Interactive: Science

Gale Interactive: Science allows you to explore science from every angle. Zoom in, zoom out and rotate 360 degrees on interactive 3D models! A comprehensive view of the most studied science subjects, including biology, chemistry, earth science and more.

Due to the interactive 3D models you will need to access Gale Interactive Science on a compatible browser, which includes Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Edge.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

With Gale Virtual Reference Libary you can read a full-text eBook of the Encyclopaedia Judaica.