A-Z Databases

Welcome to the new A-Z databases. Use this page to explore online databases available at the Library or from home with your Library membership. This page also lists free websites selected by our Librarians to support your research. They provide access to a wide range of resources, including ebooks, audiobooks, newspapers, magazines, journals articles, primary sources, images, music, and much more.


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Guides by Subject

Icon Australian content rich
Australian content rich
Icon Access only at the Library
Access only at the Library
Icon Free website available to all
Free website available to all
Icon Downloadable ebooks
Downloadable ebooks
Icon Streaming video
Streaming video
Icon Streaming audio
Streaming audio
Icon Ask staff for access
Ask staff for access
Icon Access from home with Library membership
Access from home with Library membership
Icon Not mobile-friendly
Not mobile-friendly
Icon Primary sources
Primary sources
Icon Recommended for secondary students
Recommended for secondary students
Icon Recommended for VCE students
Recommended for VCE students
Icon Children's reading
Children's reading
Icon Sensitive content
Sensitive content
Icon Mobile app available
Mobile app available

New / Trial Databases

The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.

Trial dates: 4 October - 3 December 2023
Explore historic photograph collections from Britain, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas, including photograph albums, photographically illustrated books and texts on the early history of photography.

Trial dates: 4 October - 3 December 2023

Discover more than 55,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide, crimes against humanity, and related persecution. This collection includes over 700,000 images of artefacts and photographs shared by interviewees.