A-Z Online Resources

The following is a list of databases and eresources accessible at Willoughby City Library. Some resources are only available from within the library.

Access eBooks and audiobooks.


Academic Search Premier   Academic Search Premier   In the Library

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  Access a scholarly collection of information in many areas of academic study.
AMES English Learning   AMES English Learning   In the Library

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  Learn English from beginners to advanced levels. English courses include Living in Australia, Workplace Communication and World Wide English.
Ancestry Logo   Ancestry.com   In the Library

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  Search for your ancestors using family history resources in Australia, the UK, Ireland, the US and other countries.
Journal and news articles   Articles - Single Search   In the Library

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  Search several databases at once for articles and news for assignments, homework, and projects.
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  Australian Financial Review 


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  Access business, financial and investment news in Australia
Points of View Reference Center   Australia/New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre   In the Library

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  Access a series of essays that present multiple viewpoints on 100 current issues for student debates and assignments.
Australia New Zealand Reference Centre Logo   Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre   In the Library

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  Find Australian and New Zealand magazines, newspapers, reference books and company information.
Borrow Box   Borrow Box   In the Library

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  Choose from a range of eBooks and Audiobooks titles including Australian fiction and non-fiction, popular fiction, children's and youth fiction, free with your Willoughby Library Card.
Australian Building Codes   Building Code of Australia - No login is needed. Free to download.    In the Library

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  Access technical provisions for the design and construction of buildings and other structures. Now freely available online. You will need to register to gain access.
Busy Things   Busy Things   In the Library

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  Find amazing colourful and quirky games and learning activities for kindergarten children.
Choice   Choice   In the Library

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  Find the latest reviews, test and reports of different consumer products and services to help you make better purchasing decisions.
Community Database   Community Directory   In the Library

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  Search and browse the details of current activities, facilities, services and events happening near you.
Consumer Health Complete   Consumer Health Complete   In the Library

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  Access health and wellness information from mainstream, holistic and integrated medicine.
Dragonsource   Dragonsource   In the Library

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  Dragonsource is an Online Chinese magazine database covering different subjects.
EBSCO ebooks Logo   EBSCO eBooks   In the Library

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  A wide range of subjects and topics are covered to meet various research needs, including substantial offerings in Self-Help, Health & Fitness, Games, Crafts & Hobbies, Medical, Cooking and Religion.
proquest elibrary   eLibrary   In the Library

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  Perfect for mid to senior high school, university or general research. User friendly interface searching hundreds of academic journals, magazines, trade journals and quality sources. 
Britannica   Encyclopaedia Britannica   In the Library

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  Access the complete encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster's Dictionary and Thesaurus, Britannica Student Encyclopedia and the Britannica Book of the Year.
Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt   Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt   In the Library

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  Discover 600 original articles about the full social, political, religious, cultural and artistic legacy of this civilization.
Access GoGov   GoGov   In the Library

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  One-stop-shop for searching government information. Find media releases, politicians, departments and search according to industry, area or government sector.
Good Reading Hub for Book Lovers   Good Reading Online Hub for Book Lovers
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  An online hub for book lovers. Quickly see the latest reviews and popular titles for all ages.  
Good Reading Magazine   Good Reading Magazine - Online
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  Access the digital version of our much loved Good Reading magazine. 
Geenfile   GreenFILE   In the Library

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  Research information on all aspects of human impact on the environment.
Issues in English   Issues in English 2   In the Library

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  Practice reading, writing, listening and speaking with this multi-skills program that uses Australian accents.
Hobbies and Craft Reference Centre   Hobbies and Craft   In the Library

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  Find videos, guides and more on hobbies from building robots to learning piano.
Learning Space button   Learning Space   In the Library

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Animated and interactive learning for primary school students, in literacy and maths with Australian accents organised into three 'Learning Spaces' for Emergent, Early and Fluent readers.

Literary Reference Centre Plus   Literary Reference Plus   In the Library

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  Access information on authors and their works, plot summaries, critical essays and author biographies.
Mango Languages   Mango Languages   In the Library

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  Learn practical conversation and cultural awareness for the world's most popular languages or improve your English.
MasterFILE Complete   MasterFILE Complete   In the Library

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  Access general reference information from 1975 to now.
Novelist Plus   NoveList Plus   In the Library

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  Find suggested reading for fiction and nonfiction books including award-winners, Book Discussion guides, and BookTalks.
Picture Willoughby   Picture Willoughby   In the Library

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  Find photos of the local area from the 1890s to the present day.
PK Mag
  PK Mag   In the Library

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  A magazine just for kids! If you love reading, drawing or writing - this magazine is just for you
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  Rainforest Coding (for ages 3-6) 


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  Scratch from the very beginning to advanced Scratch coding techniques such as define blocks, conditional statements, cloning and more.
Road to IELTS   Road to IELTS Academic   In the Library

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  Practice English with 120 hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking for the IELTS Academic exam.
Road to IELTS   Road to IELTS General   In the Library

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  Practice English with 120 hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking for the IELTS exam.
Science Reference   Science Reference Centre   In the Library

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  Access science encyclopedias, reference books and journals.
Access NSW State Library eResources   State Library of NSW eResources    In the Library

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  Spineout 

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  A digital mag for young adults. 
SMH Archives   Sydney Morning Herald Archives   In the Library

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  Search every edition of The Sydney Morning Herald and The Sun-Herald from 1955-1995.
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  Sydney Morning Herald Library Edition   In the Library

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  Browse or search The Sydney Morning Herald from 2006 to date.
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  The Age    In the Library

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  Access latest local news on Melbourne, Victoria. Read National News from Australia, World News and Business News. 
National Library of Australia Trove   Trove (Libraries Australia)   In the Library

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  Find the location of books and other items in libraries throughout Australia and some overseas countries.
Tumblebooks Logo   Tumble Book Library   In the Library

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  Discover a collection of animated, talking picture books, TumblePuzzles, and TumbleQuizzes for young children.
World Book Online   World Book Online   In the Library

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  Search and explore World Book Kids, World Book Info Finder, World Book Timelines and the World Book Spanish Encyclopedia for information on people, places, science, sports, history and living things.