City Libraries will be closed on Friday 28 August for the Gold Coast show day public holiday. Our online library is available 24/7 for your convenience.
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One Click Digital eaudiobook of the month
The Light Behind the Window follows the story of two women - one unravelling a mystery in present day France and the other living through WWII in Paris.
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Beamafilm of the month
Citizenfour provides an exclusive front-row seat to the moment Edward Snowden changed history with his revelations of widespread government surveillance around the world.
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Transparent Language Online
Learn a new language with Transparent Language Online. Fun, interactive online lessons for over 90 languages including English.
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Ziptales includes interactive readers, puzzles, games and more to foster creativity and a love of reading in children aged 5 - 12.
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Online ebook club
This month, we're discussing Nicholas Carr's The Shallows, a book that explores the way the Internet changes our brain.
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Oxford Music Online
Explore musical styles, periods including bibliographies and audio samples.
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