Online Multicultural Resources


The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) provides a free suite of video courses and resources to help learn English and navigate life in Australia.


Improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills – gain the confidence to use English in everyday situations, for work and study. Learn about Australian society and culture. 


Over 1,000 audio clips and videos providing comprehensive help for English language learners to recognise and pronounce 43 English phonemes: vowels, consonants and diphthongs.


Blacktown City Libraries members can access thousands of the world’s most popular digital newspapers and magazines for free.

Simply connect to the public Wi-Fi at any Blacktown City Libraries location and visit or launch the PressReader app on your mobile device, open an account selecting Blacktown as your library and using your library card details and then you can access these resources anywhere anytime.


Borrowers can access titles of popular Chinese books, both fiction and non-fiction and Children’s Urdu books. This will be an expanding collection as more resources come available.