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Our eLibrary is convenient and easy to use. It's available 24/7, and delivered straight to your computer, smart phone, iPad, tablet, iPod or MP3 player. eResources Our eLibrary is convenient and easy to use. It's available 24/7, and delivered straight to your computer, smart phone, iPad, tablet, iPod or MP3 player.  

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Search Multiple databases & eBooks

Bolinda eBooks 

eBooks and Audio Books featuring best-selling Australian and international authors.

Comics Plus

Library Edition brings unlimited access to thousands of digital graphic novels and comics to library patrons on any Web-connected device. Comic Plus includes 93 publishers with over 16,000 Comics

EBSCO eBooks - Public Library Collection

Wide range of Non - Fiction eBooks.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=ehost&defaultdb=e700xww

RBDigital LogoRB Digital eBooks

Download and read eBooks anytime, anywhere with the RB Digital Library.


eAudio Bookshelf

eBooks and Audio Books featuring best-selling Australian and international authors

RB Digital Audiobooks​

1000 eAudio titles are available from a variety of genres


Streaming your favorite documentaries and indie features.

  1. CLICK on your participating library cluster link from the list below.
  2. ENTER your barcode number (from your public library card).
Logo for Story Box LibraryStory Box Library​

Story Box Library as an online 'reading room' where children can connect, engage and be inspired by a range of quality stories read on film.


Choice Online

Get full access to thousands of reviews and reports on products and services. 
Access available only at library please ask your librarian.

​​ RB Digital Magazines

RB Digital Magazines, the world's largest newsstand, offers full-colour digital magazines for anytime, anywhere reading on deskto​ps, mobile devices and apps.​

DragonSource 龙源电子期刊杂志

Electronic magazines in Chinese with over 2,000 popular magazines and journals in full text (e.g. Zhongguo xin wen zhou kan, Shang jie, Shou hou).

龙源电子杂志,通过它可看到超过2000种由中国大陆出版,流行杂志和期刊的完整电子版本(如《中国新闻周刊》,《 商界》,《获》)


Computer Source

Computer Source provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in technology.,cpid&custid=s5106153&group=main&profile=ehost&defaultdb=cph


Consumer Health Complete

Provides information on health-related topics.,cpid&custid=s5106153&groupid=main&profile=chc

Health Reference Center

Gives clear and comprehensive information on conditions and diseases, health and wellness, mental health, and the human body.

State Library of NSW online Resources

State Library of NSW Online Resources

Use your Bankstown Library card to access the State Library of NSW online resources, including local & international newspapers, full-text journals, magazines, online databases, eBooks and eAudiobooks.

Arts & Crafts

Hobbies and Craft Reference Centre

Creative ideas and detailed “how to” instructions for hobbies and crafts such as needlework, paper crafts, soap making, model building, cake decorating, candle making and many more.,cpid&custid=s5106153&groupid=main&profile=hcrc

Family History

Find My Past

Millions of records covering Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands.

Access available only at library.

Ancestry Library Edition

Explore your family's history using local and international records including convict and free settler lists, passenger lists, Australian and New Zealand electoral rolls and military records. There are English, Welsh and Scottish records.

Access available only at your local library.


Law Handbook online

Your practical guide to the law in New South Wales. 

Find Legal Answers

Information about the law in NSW

Australasian Legal Information Institute

Multiple databases from all Australasian jurisdictions

Encyclopedias and Reference Books

Britannica Encyclopedia Online

Online encyclopedia for kids, teens and adults.

Britannica Image Quest (Online Image database)

Online Image database with millions of rights-cleared images.

World Book Online Reference Center

A suite of online products designed to meet the needs of every child, World Book Online offers everything from early learning to advanced research with a lot more in between.​

Infobase Learning: Facts on File News and Reference Collection

Covers topics on history, world history, language and literature, science and technology, careers, social issues, and many others.


Standards Australia Online Public Library Service (

Access to over 6,800 national Australian standards.

Access available only at your local library

Building Code of Australia : full text database

National Construction Code, Building Code or Plumbing Code of Australia and all the Australian Standards Referenced within it.

Access available only at your local library.

Online Learning Courses

 The Computer SchoolThe Computer School

Online training modules in computer basics, Internet safety, Apple, Android, social media, Microsoft Office and many more.
(will ask for a library card number)

AMES Online AMES Online

Learn English online.

(Will need to enter your library card number)

IELTS Online

Active Reading V10
Practical Writing
Road to IELTS Academic
Road to IELTS General Training
Study Skills Success V9

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Issues in English will help you to read, write and communicate more effectively.  It builds on your existing knowledge of English, encouraging you to expand your skills with a huge range of activities.

Universal Class Online Learning 

 Learn something new today! Over 500 online non-credit Continuing Education Courses.

Government and Politics

Issues & Controversies

Provides exclusive, extensive coverage of hundreds of today's hot topics, with unbiased analysis and rich related resources.


Modern World History Online

Covers the broad expanse of world history from the mid-15th century to the present, featuring thousands of documents, articles, timelines, images, videos, and maps.

Ancient and Medieval History Online

Covers the broad expanse of world history from the mid-15th century to the present, featuring thousands of documents, articles, timelines, images, videos, and maps.

History Reference Centre

History Reference Centre is a full text history reference database designed for secondary schools, undergraduate research and public libraries.,cpid&custid=s5106153&groupid=main&profile=hrc

Journal Articles

World News Digest

Authoritative world news coverage from 1940 through today: provides information, context, and perspective.

eLibrary Australasia

Featuring newspapers, magazines, reference and multimedia sources, including over 150 Australian and New Zealand newspaper titles.

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier is a scholarly collection offering full-text coverage of information in many areas of academic study.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=ehost&defaultdb=aph

Australia/NZ Reference Centre

Provides local perspectives on current events, business, sports, and many other subjects.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=ehost&defaultdb=anh

MasterFILE Complete

Contains full text for nearly 2,200 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=ehost&defaultdb=f6h

Australia/ NZ Points of View Reference Centre

Full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue.,cpid&custid=s5106153&groupid=main&profile=pov-aus


Literary Reference Center Plus

This comprehensive, full-text database provides information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=plus

Novelist Plus

Novelist Plus is a reader’s guide to fiction and non-fiction.  It provides reading suggestions based on your favourite author, genre, title or style of writing.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=novplus


Science Online

Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, videos, diagrams, definitions, biographies, and experiments.

World Geography and Culture Online

Facilitates the study of countries, U.S. states, places, peoples, and geography concepts and skills through a global approach.

Today's Science

Bridges the gap between the science that students learn in the classroom and the discoveries pushing the boundaries of science today.


This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=ehost&defaultdb=8gh

Science Reference Centre

Topics covered include biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.,cpid&custid=s5106153&profile=scirc