E-Resources

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Academic

EbscoHost
Informit
Points of View
Road to IELTS Academic
 

Australian

Australian Dictionary of Biography
Australian War Memorial
Australian Bureau of Statistics
Australasian Legal Information Institute
Informit
National Construction Code
National Fim and Sound Archive
Territory Stories
Trove

Children and Youth

busythings
Points of View 
 

Health Consumer

Consumer Health Complete
Health & Wellness Resource Center

Literature & Literacy

busythings 
eBooks and eAudiobooks with Bolinda

eBooks with Overdrive
Road to IELTS Academic
Road to IELTS General Training

News and Current Affairs

Newspaper Source Plus
Onlinenewspapers.com
Popular magazine Plus - Journals
Popular magazine Plus - Newspapers
Regional Business News
The Times Digital Archive
Zinio - The World's Largest Newsstand

 

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Provides free access to Australian statistical information covering employment, health, inflation, trade and much more.

Australasian Legal Information Institute
AustLII provides access to the full text of Commonwealth, State and Territory legislation, case law, treaties and decisions of courts and tribunals, and more.

Australian War Memorial
The Australian War Memorial website provides access to nominal rolls, embarkation rolls, service records and the roll of honour.

 

Australian Dictionary of Biography
The Australian Dictionary of Biography is Australia's pre-eminent dictionary of national biography. In it you will find concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of significant and representative persons in Australian history.

busythings
busythings games promise to educate and entertain young children, with over 300 games and activities that can be configured to suit different ability levels. Designed primarily for 3 to 9 year olds, busythings have worked closely with both teachers and young children to make sure their games prove popular and educational.

Consumer Health Complete
Consumer Health Complete contains information to support patients and to foster an overall understanding of health-related topics.

eBooks and eAudiobooks with Bolinda
Borrow ebooks and eaudiobooks through Bolinda. There is a great collection to chose from.  

eBooks with Overdrive
With eBooks, sign in after choosing this link, then sign off at end of transaction.  City of Darwin Libraries is proud to offer you best-selling and classic eBooks available 24/7. This new service, powered by OverDrive, is free with your library card. With hundreds of popular fiction and non-fiction titles to choose from, the new collection is guaranteed to have something for everyone.

EbscoHost
EbscoHost provides a collection of databases containing full text as well as indexes and abstracts covering many subject areas

Health & Wellness Resource Center
This database provides comprehensive consumer health information. NOTE: This information is not a tool for self-diagnosis or a substitute for professional care.

Informit
Informit contains select databases and some full text, indexing a wide range of Australian scholarly information. Subjects range from architecture, business and management, education and research, health (medicine), history and heritage, indigenous peoples, law, crime and justice, and social sciences.

National Construction Code
The National Construction Code is an initiative of the Council of Australian Governments. The series is a unifrom set of technical provisions for the design and construction of buildings and other structures throughout Australia, which allows for variations in climate and geological or geographic conditions. The ABCB includes online access and a printable PDF download, to print all or part of the five NCC volumes.

National Film and Sound Archive of Australia
The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia is the nation's living archive, collecting, preserving and sharing our rich audiovisual heritage. The collection includes films, television and radio programs, videos, audio tapes, records, compact discs, phonograph cylinders and wire recordings and more.

Onlinenewspapers.com
Onlinenewspapers.com links through to thousands of newspapers from across the globe. Search by country then alphabetical listing or state/region to find the online newspaper you're after.

Points of View
Points of View Reference Center is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides more than 280 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide.

Popular Magazines Plus - Journals
Popular Magazines includes more than 1,000 of the most searched magazines across our InfoTrac products. All the titles were selected based on actual publication searches performed by library patrons. This database is 100% full text and includes over 600 titles recommended by Bowker's "Magazines for Libraries" including Choice - Australia Consumer magazine.

Popular Magazines Plus - Newspapers
Contains 43 full text Australian newspapers, has information on local issues, politics, events, celebrations, people and business. These include the Cairns Post, Northern Territory News, Centralian Advocate, Courier Mail, Adelaide Advertiser and Herald Sun (Melbourne)  

Road to IELTS Academic
Road to IELTS provides 120 hours of free online self-study materials to support IELTS General Training and IELTS Academic test preparations. Each module contains 12 units based on commonly used IELTS topics, and covers reading, writing, listening and speaking.

Road to IELTS General Training
Road to IELTS provides 120 hours of free online self-study materials to support IELTS General Training and IELTS Academic test preparations. Each module contains 12 units based on commonly used IELTS topics, and covers reading, writing, listening and speaking.

 

Territory Stories
Territory Stories is a repository of historical and culturally significant digital objects which are relevant to the Northern Territory.

The Times Digital Archive
The entire newspaper is captured, with all articles, advertisements and illustrations/photos divided into categories to facilitate searching.

Trove
One search... a wealth of information. Find and get over 246,333,600 Australian and online resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more.

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Zinio
Access full digital versions of magazines through your web browser and Zinio app. Hundreds of popular Digital Magazines available covering a huge range of subjects. These magazines are identical to their print versions. Find out how.