Online Databases

Access a world of information through a range of FREE online databases.

How to login

To login to one of the below databases you will need your library card. When prompted enter your library card number.

Please note: The only letter in your library card is the letter X at the beginning of the number, all other characteristics are numerals.


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Thousands of video training courses for animation music, business, design, IT, photography and more!

To login you will need your library card and pin number.

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Recognised as a standard work to help introduce both book borrowers and buyers to novelists whose work is unfamiliar to them.

It is designed to answer the perennial question "I've read all the books by this author, who else writes like that?"

Once logged in, simply follow the links to find an author whose books you like, and to see which other writers are recommended.

Who Next...?

Writers of children’s fiction are listed with suggestions of other authors who write in a similar way, together with key book and series titles.

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Provides access to an extensive range of genealogical resources from the United States and the United Kingdom, including census, vital church, court and immigration records. It also provides limited Australian coverage.

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Your health is the most valuable thing you will ever possess. Whilst your doctor is the best source of diagnosis and treatment advice, there are many websites that provide general health information. We reviewed some of the popular health websites to help link you to the information you are seeking.

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IELTS is the International English Language Testing System, the world's proven English language test. IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over 21 years ago, and continues to set the standard for English language testing today.

Road to IELTS is a self-study IELTS preparation course produced by the British Council to help candidates prepare for the IELTS exam. It provides access to free online self-study materials to support IELTS General Training and IELTS Academic test preparations.

You can use Road to IELTS in the library, or at home.

SA Community Connecting UpSAcommunity_300

A database of South Australian health and community services. It includes information about government, non-government, community based and some private sector organisations that provide services for the South Australian community in the areas of health, welfare, housing, education, information, legal services and recreation.

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The Dogs and Cats Online system is a one-stop online service for all registration payments, microchipping and breeder information. Dogs and Cats Online has replaced the 68 individual council dog and cat registers and serves as a single online database that is accessible 24/7, including on mobile devices.

Messenger Community News

Browse all of the Messenger Newspaper editions online with a clean and simple-to-use interface. The website holds a six month archive of all Messenger editions.