Databases & Magazines:
Working from home? You'll need passwords to access most of these databases. Access a password list in SIMON by clicking the link.
Virtual reference library
A wide selection of non-fiction eBooks that cover a range of topics for classroom or home use. Login required.
Year 10 - 12 Login here
Year 7 - 9 Login here
A history database with resources for a range of topics including World War 1 & 2. Login required.
A database developed in Australia relating specifically to World War 1. Includes a focus on the Gallipoli Campaign. Login required.
A selection of indexed links for use in curriculum planning and delivery. Login required.
World history in context
A database featuring key events in world history and the biographies of the people who made them happen. Login required.
The Source is a subscriber database where you can search book titles under the category of children's literature. Login required.
This web subscription provides information on a range of books. Includes reviews, themes and discussion.
Echo Online contains a well-developed newspaper index and outlines for key issues in the media. Login Required.
Newscan is an indexing service for all major Australian Newspapers. Browse a huge range of articles on any topic. Login required.
Search me! Revolutions
A database of journals to assist in the study of History: Revolutions in units 3 & 4. Login required.
A database that holds useful cultural and statistical information on the countries of the world. Login required.
Online Encyclopaedia subscription. World book contains authoritative articles, photographs and maps on searchable topics. Login required.
NewsBank is an online collection of news articles and media from around the world. Login required.