Research Databases



 

 


NSW Public Library Statewide eResources

Click here to search across NSW eResources via all EBSCO Public Library databases

To search individual databases, select the database of your choice from the list below

For full text articles search across magazines and journals via EBSCO databases or to browse EBSCO databases magazines and journals by discipline use Publication Finder

Academic Search Premier

Scholarly collection of information covering a range of academic subject fields. With full text for more than 2,100 journals. View Website

Australia/New Zealand Points of View Reference CentreRange of essays presenting multiple perspectives of a current issue. Provides overview, point, counterpoint, and critical thinking guide. View Website

Australia/NZ Reference Centre:

Australian and NZ specific magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books included to create a large collection of regional full text content. Examples of titles offered  include: The Australian, The Herald Sun, The Daily Telegraph, The Courier Mail, Australia & World Affairs, Australia Country Report, Australian Geographic, Family Matters, Management, Marketing Bulletin, Time Australia, and many others. View Website

Consumer Health Complete

A great sources of full text information on a diverse range of health related subject areas. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only. View Website

EBSCO eBooks Public Library Collection This collection offers full text titles with unlimited access designed specifically for public libraries. Featuring fiction and nonfiction titles for adults and juveniles as well as containing a wide range of subjects and topics to meet patron’s research and recreational needs. View Website

GreenFILE GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment.  View Website

History Reference Center History Reference Center offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 78,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 113,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video. View Website

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center provides comprehensive full text content for many of the most popular hobbies, crafts and recreation activities today. Including full text for more than 500 magazines and books, as well as access to 333 videos and 144 hobby reports, this database offers detailed “how-to” instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby-enthusiast. The database features extensive information on over 140 topics. View Website

Literary Reference Centre PLUS Literary Reference Center is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. View Website

MasterFILE Complete Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE™ Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 magazines covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. Vew Website

NoveList Plus A readers’ advisory service with a comprehensive database of fiction books and authors – great resource to expand your reading and find new authors. View Website

Science Reference Centre Science Reference Center is an in-depth, curriculum-oriented science database that provides a one-stop resource for all science-related research needs. View Website

Standards Australia Public Library Service

Standards Australia’s online document collection of specifications and procedures designed to ensure quality and establish safety criteria. Full web-based access to over 6,800 national Australian Standards. View Website