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Access Video on Demand

Choose from over 7500 documentaries, educational and instructional videos to stream on your computer or device. Available 24/7, this collection features quality films from BBC, National Geographic and more.

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Britannica Image Quest

Access 3 million high quality images from over 50 of the best collections in the world. Great for school assignments.

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Biography in context

Facts about individuals from around the world, throughout history and across all disciplines and subject areas. Great for school assignments or learning about key figures from a particular era or area of endeavour.

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Encyclopedia Britannica

This is an excellent resource for students and parents looking to assist their children with school assignments and is a great place to start any research project.

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World Book Online

An authoritative and well-designed online encyclopedia that incorporates the World Book and Student Discovery Encyclopedias, along with additional resources and tools - pathfinders, timelines, selected web links, videos, sounds, primary source documents, news headlines, and much more.

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Bloom's Literature

Looking for information on an author or a plot synopsis for a literary work? Need to be reminded of the role a particular character played? Bloom's includes videos, dynamic citations and the ability to search by Australian standards.

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Dramatic Learning

Scripts for well known plays as well as related classroom activities. Search by grade level or subject.

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Literacy Planet

Children create their own account, complete with their own avatar. Complete the learning activities and educational games and earn coins to 'spend' in the shop to kit out their avatar with accessories. Kids can play independently in the Arcade or do battle with other kids online in the Arena, all in a completely safe and secure environment.

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Literature Resource Centre

Full text literary journal content with critical essays, author biographies and portraits, definitions of literary terms, and editorially selected web links. Authoritative, current and broad in its coverage, this multi-disciplinary database is an essential resource for students of literature and those with a general interest.

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Opposing Viewpoints in context

Dealing with important and often controversial issues of our times, this resource seeks to expose users to the myriad different points of view that surround contemporary issues. Covering issues such as immigration, medical ethics, terrorism, euthanasia, war crimes and nuclear weapons.

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CultureGrams

Providing detailed reports on more than 200 countries, this is an important tool for geography, history and social science research. Topics covered include climate, history, family, diet, holidays, economy, education, health, and trends.

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World Geography and Culture Online

Combines an extensive collection of more than 1,500 clear, printable, full-colour original maps with a wealth of current statistical information in one interactive resource. Retrieve up-to-date political, outline, elevation, locator, and comparative statistical maps.

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Teen Health and Wellness

An essential tool for homework, assignments, and personal development. Extensive articles on a broad range of topics written especially for the teenage audience, and accompanied by recommended reading, links to editorially selected websites, and information on related help lines. A self-help and research resource for teens, parents, educators and medical professionals.

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Ancient and Medieval History Online

Thorough coverage of eight civilisations: ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, ancient and medieval Africa and Asia, medieval Europe, the Americas. Browse feature allows you to conduct comparative studies of events and developments across civilisations.

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Modern World History Online

Thousands of fully hyperlinked subject entries, biographies, videos, images, maps and charts, primary source documents, and timeline entries combine to provide a detailed and comparative view of the people, places, events, and ideas that have defined modern world history.

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World History in Context

An essential resource for students or those with an interest in current and historical events. In-depth scholarly analysis, "day-in-history" reviews, primary source materials and flexible search functionality.

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10 Monkeys

A fun, easy and safe way for children to practice maths skills. There are thousands of activities to choose from with beach, jungle, space and Safari themes. Suitable for children aged 6 - 10.

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Inventions and Discoveries

Topics covered include Agriculture, Architecture, Engineering, The Arts, Astronomy, Communication, Economics, Industry and manufacturing, Mathematics, Medicine, Personal and household items, Transportation, Warfare.

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Living Green

Explores environmental issues and efforts to reduce human impact on the environment. Featuring Video tutorials and animations to examine pollution's causes and consequences, major ecosystems overview, green building and transportation, green issues in food production and room-by-room explorations of green practices at home.

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Science in Context

This resource reflects curriculum trends and focuses on key concepts taught in school including biology, chemistry, physics, earth science, math, environmental science, life science, medicine, space science, computer science, technology, history of science, science and society, science as inquiry, science-related biographies and more.

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