Please note: From July 1 2021 access to our suite of EBSCO databases - Australia/ New Zealand Reference Centre, Academic Search Premier, History Reference Centre, GreenFILE, MasterFILE Complete, Literary Reference Center Plus, Novelist, Consumer Health Complete, Science Reference Center, and Australian/New Zealand Points of View Reference - will no longer be available. Instead, you'll be able to access a new suite of databases from Gale, which will cover a diverse range of subjects including Australian news sources, business skills, contemporary issues, the environment, geography, literature, science, and history.  

EdUnlimited provides students with online access to all of ATAR's Preliminary and HSC summary notes, topic tests and text guides and all of the Neap past trial exams and revision materials. Students who are Shoalhaven Libraries members can access EdUnlimited for free. To request an account, email us at with your library card number or digital membership number. You'll then receive a system generated EdUnlimited username and password (please allow up to two working days for this.) Once you receive your login details, go to Log in, enter your year level and subjects, and start highlighting notes, bookmarking your favourites, and taking practice tests.    

Britannica Library
Britannica Library is a reliable, up-to-date and age-appropriate information resource for patrons of all ages. Discover encyclopedia articles, journals, images & videos, useful websites and much more. With three reading levels - Kids, Teens and Adults - it's perfect for school assignments as well as general research.

Gale in Context: Biography
Discover the world's most influential people by searching narrative biographies, news, magazine, and multimedia content.
Gale in Context: Environmental Studies
Understand environmental issues that affect people globally through topic overviews, journals, news, and multimedia content.
Gale in Context: Global Issues
Analyze important global issues and events through topic overviews, international viewpoints, news, and multimedia content.
Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints
Find overviews, news, and opinions on hundreds of today's important social issues.
Gale in Context: Science
Understand context for hundreds of science topics through overviews, journals, news, interactive experiments, and more.
Gale in Context: World History
Uncover information on hundreds of the most significant people, events, and topics in world history from a variety of sources.
Gale Literature: Books and Authors
Answer the age-old question, 'What do I read next?' Search and match reading interests to books, authors, genres, or topics.
Gale Literature: Literature Resource Centre
Find up-to-date biographies, overviews, full-text criticisms, audio interviews, and reviews on writers from all eras.
Gale Business: Plan Builder
Grow, plan, and optimize a business/nonprofit. Utilize development tools and a step-by-step process to build a business plan.
Gale Business: Entrepreneurship
Learn how to start, finance, or manage your small business. Includes sample business plans, how to guides, articles, and more.
Gale Health and Wellness Resource
Access full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and much more. This comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices for researchers of all levels.
Gale Interactive: Science
Going beyond textbooks and traditional science curriculum, Gale Interactive: Science is a highly visual online learning tool that focuses on popular science subjects like biology, chemistry, and physics.
Gale OneFile: News
Access major newspapers online to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, or other fields. Includes Australian News Limited and Fairfax newspapers.

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 CSU Guide for HSC students
The Charles Sturt University HSC Library Resource Guide offers resources, information and advice for senior secondary students. You'll find links to past exams and study guides, free online resources for each Year 12 subject or stream, and free multidisciplinary resources. 
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Our streaming service isn't just for entertainment. Kanopy aims to expand the worldview of its users by offering a range of films, documentaries and courses that inspire and teach. Subjects include Ethnicity & Identity, The Arts (Dance, Music, Film Studies, Photography, Fashion, Literature & Visual Arts), Global Studies & Languages (including Indigenous Studies, ESL and Languages), Business, Health, Media and Communications, Sciences, Social Sciences (Including History, Law & Criminal Justice, Gender Studies, and Human Rights), and instructional films and lessons on topics such as Food Technology. You'll also find full performances of many of Shakespeare's plays.


National Geographic Virtual Library
Browse this cross-searchable platform for research insight from journalism's most trusted name in exploration and discovery.
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State Library of NSW eResources
are 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 register now!


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.


School Resources - Drug Info - PDHPE
Brought to you by the State Library NSW, these Drug Info resources support PDHPE students and teachers. 


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