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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.
eBooks and Audio Books featuring best-selling Australian and international authors.
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.
eBooks and Audio Books featuring best-selling Australian and international authors
RB Digital Audiobooks
eAudio titles are available from a variety of genres
Streaming your favorite documentaries and indie features.
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.
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 desktops, mobile devices and apps.
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).
Computer Source provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in technology.
Consumer Health Complete
Provides information on health-related topics.
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
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.
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.
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
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 (nsw.net)
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.
The 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)
Learn English online.
(Will need to enter your library card number)
Active Reading V10Practical WritingRoad to IELTS AcademicRoad to IELTS General TrainingStudy Skills Success V9
Issues in English 2
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.
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
History Reference Centre
History Reference Centre is a full text history reference database designed for secondary schools, undergraduate research and public libraries.
World News Digest
Authoritative world news coverage from 1940 through today: provides information, context, and perspective.
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.
Australia/NZ Reference Centre
Provides local perspectives on current events, business, sports, and many other subjects.
Contains full text for nearly 2,200 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.
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.
Literary Reference Center Plus
This comprehensive, full-text database provides information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.
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.
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.
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.
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.