NSLA eResources

eResources for library members

Please Note: Choice Magazine articles with full text, photos and charts are now available through Australia and New Zealand Reference Centre Plus

  • Choose one of the links below to enter a world of information and entertainment
  • You will need your library membership number and PIN for access
  • Note: some eResources may require your browser to recognise them as "trusted sites"

Please Note: Access to News Corp publications (including The Australian, The Advertiser, The Courier Mail and The Daily Telegraph) have been removed from the eResource ‘Library Press Display’ at the request of the publisher.

Online Resource

Description

Availability and Conditions

Academic Search PremierGreat information from a variety of academic journals and news sources - includes full-text access to Choice Magazine.Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Ancestry Library EditionFamily history buffs will find a wealth of information hereOnly available in library branches
Australia New Zealand NewsstandFull text articles from hundreds of Australian newspapersAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Australia New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre This database offers up-to-date and diverse information about a range of current social issues in an Australian/New Zealand context. Each topic is supported by a subject overview, a range of viewpoints a nd research guides. Sources include: magazines, Aus/NZ newspapers and radio/TV news transcriptsAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Australia and New Zealand Reference Centre PlusFind full text articles from thousands of Australian and international newspapers and magazines including Choice Magazine and the Australian Financial ReviewAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Biography Reference CentreInformation on notable peopleAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Books and AuthorsStuck for what to read - try hereAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
BritannicaThe premier encyclopaedia online!Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Britannica - Kids Britannica - just for kidsAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Britannica - Teens Briannica - for Teens  Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Encyclopaedia Britannica - Global Reference CentreEncyclopaedia Britannica in Japanese, Korean, Chinese and FrenchAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
findmypast -for family history Huge range of Australian, New Zealannd, British and Irish family history records. Please note: the US and Canada records are not available to library members at this time.  Only available in library branches
Freegal  - Music Downloads Download three music tracks a week from a huge range of artists and albums Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Gale Virtual Reference LibraryA range of specialist encyclopaedia's and reference books onlineAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
General OneFile

Vast database of full text magazines and newspapers.

Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Good Reading Online 

Current and part issues of Good Reading Magazine with thousands of independent book reviews, articles, authro profiles and more

Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Grove Art

The comprehensive art encyclopaedia online

Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Health and Wellness Resource Centre

Includes alternative health information

Comprehensive full text history information

Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
History Reference Centre

Comprehensive full text history information

Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Library Press Display

Hundreds of newspapers complete in their original format 

Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members. Limited to 5 Simultaneous users.
Literary Reference CentreGreat resource for anything to do with literature, books and authorsAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Literature Resource CentreComprehensive online information on literature, books and authorsAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Music OnlineThousands of streaming music tracks, video clips, music scores, and reference books in a wide range of genres: classical, opera, jazz, popular, ballet etc. Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members 
Naxos Music LibraryA great collection of classical music from quality labels streamed onlineAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members. limited to 10 simultane
Oxford English DictionaryThe full oxford English dictionary online and updated regularlyAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Science Reference CentreFull text of nearly 640 science encyclopaedias, reference books, magazines etc, covering a wide range of science disciplinesAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
The Source (Magpies)  Online magazine about children's literature Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members
Spine Out MagazineSpineOut Online is a place where you can express your ideas and thoughts and to share your creativity in words, art, film or music. A fun and interactive site  Available anywhere for Libraries ACT members. Please click 'continue' once you have entered your membership number and pin
Times Digital ArchiveSearch the historical newspaper archive for The Times newspaperAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members
TumbleBook LibraryAnimated, talking books for children created from existing books, along with puzzles, quizzes, parent resourcesAvailable anywhere for Libraries ACT members