EBSCO is the leading provider of research databases, e-journals, magazine subscriptions, ebooks and discovery service for academic libraries, public libraries, corporations, schools, government and medical institutions.
Use the SEARCH BOX below to search multiple EBSCO databases at once or select an individual database from the list below.
A scholarly collection of full-text articles in many areas of academic study including: astronomy, biology, ethnic & multicultural studies, food science, geography, geology, law, maths, music, physics, psychology, religion, vet science, women’s studies, zoology and more.
The reference centre combines Australasian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books covering all subject areas to create the largest collection of regional full-text content available.
Full text information on a diverse range of health related topics including: Fitness, Pregnancy, Nutrition, Diseases, O.H.&S., Alcohol and Drug abuse, Prescription Drugs, Herbal remedies, and alternative or complementary treatments.
This collection contains legal Information about the law in NSW for members of the community facing a legal problem or issues.
GreenFILE is a free research database covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments and what can be done at each level to minimize negative impacts. It provides thousands of open access full-text records from scholarly, government and general interest sources.
History Reference Centre is a full-text database featuring historical reference books, magazines, journals and thousands of primary source documents.
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.
Literary Reference Center provides users with information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.
Dedicated to all things building and plumbing, this is where you find information on matters directly relevant to the National Construction Code. PLEASE NOTE: Registration (free) is required if accessing this resource from outside of the library.
Created especially for people who love books, NoveList is the premier online database for reading recommendations. Find reading suggestions based on age group, authors or titles, genres and styles.
Points of View is a full-text database containing resources that present multiple sides of an issue, this database provides rich content that can help students assess and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.
Designed to meet every student’s science research needs, this database contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopaedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources.
Created by the National Library of Australia, Trove allows you to Search hundreds of millions of Australian and online resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more.
whoelsewriteslike.com is an established reference web resource and reading tool. It is designed to help anyone who enjoys reading fiction to expand the number of writers they read. Look up a favourite author and get suggestions for other fiction authors who write in a similar style or genre.
Other sources of free online database access…
- The State Library of NSW has many free databases available 24/7 for you to access from home. You will need a valid library card from the Port Macquarie or Kempsey Library Services to access them.
- The National Library of Australia makes available an extensive suite of eResources allowing researchers to locate indexes, full-text ejournals, websites and guides on a wide range of topics.