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Australian/New Zealand Reference Centre logo

Australian/New Zealand Reference Centre
Offers Australian and international content with articles in health, current affairs, science, social science, business and literature. It includes articles from Australian newspapers and Australian and international magazines in full-text and contains 35,000 full-text biographies, 10,000 images and 1,000 maps.

Academic Search Premier
A leading scholarly database, this resource provides access to acclaimed full-text journals, magazines, and articles on biology, engineering, chemistry, physics and more.

History Reference Center History Reference Centre
covers the broad expanse of world history featuring thousands of documents, articles, biographies of historical figures, images, videos, and maps.
Science Reference Center logo Science Reference Center
is a comprehensive database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. It contains hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, life science, physics, technology and wildlife.
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GreenFILE
offers information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment. Its collection includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more.

Literary Reference Centre Plus

Literary Reference Center Plus
contains full text for thousands of plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, essays of literary criticism, author biographies and literary journals. It also contains book reviews, classic and contemporary poems, short stories, author interviews, classic texts and much more.

Masterfile Complete

MasterFILE Complete
provides full-text for more than 2,500 general reference publications with information dating as far back as 1975. It covers virtually every subject area of general interest, and also includes reference books, biographies, primary source documents, photos, maps and flags.

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World Book Online
provides access to all encyclopedia articles from the 22-volume print edition plus more articles, with access to maps, images, videos and e-books. The World Book for Kids also provides fun and easy-to-read articles, video clips, games, science projects, interactive tools, animation, maps, pictures and teacher resources.

SLNSW logo State Library of NSW eResources
is available to all Shoalhaven Libraries members. The databases cover a huge range of topics including art, history, law, science, technology and more! You can use your Shoalhaven Libraries card to register with the State Library and gain access to a wealth of free eResources. Click here to get started!
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Trove
is an online search engine designed by the National Library of Australia that lets you access content from the National Library, State Libraries and over 1,000 other libraries from all over Australia. At the click of a button you can access a large and unrivalled repository of Australian material including books, newspapers, journals, theses, maps, photos and music.

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