A-Z Databases

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New/trial databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
  • Access from home with Library membership
Access a library of car and motorcycle manuals covering a vast range of makes and models, with up-to-date content including repairs, maintenance and servicing procedures.
Trial dates: 14 April - 31 July 2020

We are always trialling and expanding our eresources. This eresource is available on a temporary basis and we welcome your feedback .
  • Access from home with Library membership
Access over 4000 sources worldwide including passenger lists, UK censuses, civil registration indexes, convict records, British Army WWI pension records and directories, and more.

Note: for a limited time during the ongoing coronavirus situation, Ancestry Library Edition will be available from home to Victorian residents with a State Library membership.
  • Downloadable ebooks
  • Access from home with Library membership
New Trial
For a limited time, read online or download from a large selection of multidisciplinary ebook titles representing a broad range of academic subjects.
Access dates: 06 April - 30 June 2020

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