eResources

Central Murray Regional Library subscribes to a wide range of reliable and professional online databases which are available free of charge to Library members.

Whether you are looking for in-depth research, completing a school or uni assignment or interested in keeping up to date with the latest trends and information, we have the database for you.

 

Your Library card can now provide access to the State Library of NSW online resources, including local & international newspapers, full-text journals, magazines, online databases, eBooks and eAudiobooks. 

How to access: Access the State Library of NSW online resources and log in using your Library card number.

 

Scholarly collection of information covering a range of academic subject fields. With nearly 3,000 additional full-text Magazines & Journals.

How to access: Access Academic Search Premier and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile/tablet friendly.

 

Australian and NZ specific articles and reference books included to create a large collection of full text content on a range of issues impacting our region.

How to access: Access Australia/New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile and tablet friendly.

 

Australian and NZ specific magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books included to create a large collection of full text content. Examples of titles offered include: The Australian, The Herald Sun, The Daily Telegraph, The Courier Mail, Australian Geographic, Time Australia, and many others.

How to access: Access Australia/New Zealand Reference Centre and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile and tablet friendly.

 

A great source of full text information on a diverse range of health related subject areas. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. Material contained in this Resource Centre is intended for informational purposes only.

How to access: Access Consumer Health Complete and log in using your Library card number.

 

With more than 41,000 e-books chosen specifically for public libraries, this general reference collection features titles for both adults and juveniles, as well as best-selling and highly-recommended titles from industry leading publishers

How to access: Access eBook Subscription Collection and log in using your Library card number. The database is mobile and tablet friendly.

 

This resource from the State Library holds a trove of information on legal and illicit drugs, their effects and case studies.

How to access: Access Drug Info @ Your Library from anywhere, you don't need a library card!

 

Access answers to legal issues, information on how to get a lawyer, run a court case, find legislation and case law. All issues relating to the law in NSW can be found here.

How to access: Access Find Legal Answers from anywhere, you don't need a library card!

 

Search billions of records from Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Ireland.

How to access: Find My Past can only be accessed from computers within the Library, at any of branches. Find My Past offers some tips and advice on how to achieve the most accurate searches.

 

GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment.

How to access: Access GreenFILE and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile/tablet friendly.

 

Designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research, this database features full text for thousands of primary source documents and informational texts.

How to access: Access History Reference Center and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile/tablet friendly.

 

This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines, including Bead & Button, Creative Knitting, FineScale Modeler, Quilter's World and many more.

How to access: Access Hobbies and Craft Reference Center  and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile/tablet friendly.

 

Literary Reference Center Plus is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time frames. Updated to include 1,400 additional full-text literary reference books.

How to access: Access Literary Reference Center Plus and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile/tablet friendly.

 

Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE™ Complete contains full text for nearly 2,200 magazines covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues, and much more.

How to access: Access MasterFILE Complete and log in using your Library card number.  The database is also mobile and tablet friendly.

 

NoveList Plus is a readers' advisory service with a comprehensive database of fiction books and authors – a great resource to expand your reading and find new authors.

How to access: Access NoveList Plus and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile and tablet friendly.

 

A research database with science oriented content, covering biology, chemistry, earth & space science, physics, environmental science, health, medicine, technology, etc.

How to access: Access Science Reference Center and log in using your Library card number. The database is also mobile and tablet friendly.

 

Trove from the National Library of Australia offers a vast collection of digitised newspapers from all over Australia, some dating back as far as 1803.

How to access: Access to Trove is free, you don't even need your Library card details! Trove also offers some helpful tips to navigating their collection.

 

Reconciliation Australia's biannual magazine that shares stories about Australia's journey to equality and unity.

https://www.reconciliation.org.au/resources/