General Knowledge & Reference
World Book Online
World Book Online is an encyclopaedic resource and guides young children through a world of activities for both school and every day recreation – all in a safe and secure web environment. Adults can use this tool too for fast, accurate and useful information at the click of a button.
The ever reliable Encyclopaedia Britannica is available free, online at Our Library or in your home. Pitched at three different levels: primary school, high school and adults, Britannica Online will give you quick and accurate information every time.
Britannica Image Quest
Need a picture to add to your school project? Want to see some great pictures about animals, space or countries? Britannica Image Quest has about 3 million copyright-free images – no need to search anywhere else.
Biography in Context
Australian politicians and newsmakers, Hollywood celebrities, musicians, writers, businessmen and women. For quick, up-to-date and relevant information for all types of notable individuals use Biographical Resource Centre, free to all library members.