Digital Library - Popular

Digital Library - Popular


Ancient and Medieval History

Explore important wars, peoples and the cultures of Ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Asia, and the Americas. Also includes Medieval Europe, Asia and the Islamic Empire up to 1500AD. [Library membership required]

Australian Legal Information Institute (AustLII)

Access Australian and international legal materials, including a law specific search engine, links, Australian cases, law and other legal matters.

Bloom's Literature

Have an English assignment? Studying Gothic literature? Learn strategies for writing English essays. Read about the fascinating lives of world-famous writers. Study the most influential works of world literature. [Library membership required]

Britannica Library Edition

Suitable for all ages and provides access to images, videos and links to other websites. [Library membership required]

Choice Magazine

This database provides online access to Choice Magazine and product reviews conducted by Choice. [See staff at the Library to use this] 

Community Directory (Lincs)

Provides information on community organisations throughout Blacktown and beyond.

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection

Provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and trade publications that cover topics including the cultural and economic aspects of travel and tourism. [Library membership required]

Lynda.com

Lynda lets you watch videos in small, easy-to-manage chunks, and to return to the lessons at your convenience. Topics include; coding, film editing, marketing, Microsoft Office, photography, public speaking, resume writing, song writing, web design, plus many more business, technical and creative topics. First time users will be asked to create a simple account by providing your name and email address. This account manages your course history, playlists, bookmarks, and Certificates of Completion. [Library membership required]

Modern World History

Discover world changing people, places and events in the broad expanse of history from 1450 to the 21st century. [Library membership required]

My Career Match

Take the quiz that helps you discover an ideal career. Gain insight into your strengths and personality type, the qualities you would bring to a job and get useful tips to help you write a winning resume. [Library membership required]

Proquest Research Library

Provides information and articles on over 150 subjects including art, film, music, business, news, general research, health and medicine, history, literature, science and technology, and social sciences. [Library membership required]


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