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The following links provide access to digital resources including audio books, eBooks, magazines, documentaries and music.

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ONLINE DATABASES

The following links provide access to online databases providing information to help guide your reading interests:

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Ancestry.com
Access the full ancestry site for FREE when on Library Computers or WI-FI
Books and Authors Opens in new window Gale Books and Authors
Answer the age-old question, 'What do I read next?' Search and match reading interests to books, authors, genres, or topics.
Gale Business Opens in new windowGale Business: EntrepreneurshipLearn how to start, finance, or manage your small business. Includes sample business plans, how to guides, articles, and more.
Gale Plan Builder Opens in new windowGale Business: Plan BuilderGrow, plan, and optimize a business/nonprofit. Utilize development tools and a step-by-step process to build a business plan.
Gale Health Opens in new windowGale Health and WellnessAccess full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and much more. This comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices for researchers of all levels.
Gale Biography Opens in new windowGale in Context: BiographyDiscover the world's most influential people by searching narrative biographies, news, magazine, and multimedia content.
Gale EnvironmentalGale in Context: Environmental StudiesUnderstand environmental issues that affect people globally through topic overviews, journals, news, and multimedia content.
Gale Global Issues Opens in new windowGale in Context: Global IssuesAnalyse important global issues and events through topic overviews, international viewpoints, news, and multimedia content.
Gale Opposing Opens in new windowGale in Context: Opposing ViewpointsFind overviews, news, and opinions on hundreds of today's important social issues.
Gale Science Opens in new windowGale in Context: ScienceUnderstand context for hundreds of science topics through overviews, journals, news, interactive experiments, and more.
Gale World History Opens in new windowGale in Context: World HistoryUncover information on hundreds of the most significant people, events, and topics in world history from a variety of sources.
Gale Interactive ScienceGale Interactive: ScienceManipulate 3D interactive models to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth, and space science.
Gale Literature Opens in new windowGale Literature Resource CentreFind up-to-date biographies, overviews, full-text criticisms, audio interviews, and reviews on writers from all eras.
Gale General OneFile Opens in new windowGale General OneFile    
Access general interest magazines and key serials in a single resource. Best for general research.
Gale OneFile Communications and Mass Media Opens in new windowGale OneFile: Communications and Mass Media
Search millions of articles covering all aspects of communications, including advertising, public relations, and more.
Gale OneFile Computer Science Opens in new windowGale OneFile: Computer Science
Access leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications, and electronics industries.
Gale OneFile Culinary Arts Opens in new windowGale OneFile: Culinary Arts
Access leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications, and electronics industries.
Gale OneFile Educators Reference Complete Opens in new windowGale OneFile: Educator's Reference Complete
Gain insight on issues in administration, funding, and policy. Best for educators, administrators, and education students.
Gale OneFile Information Science Opens in new windowGale OneFile: Information Science 
Access articles covering all aspects of managing and maintaining information and technology. Updated daily.
Gale News Opens in new windowGale OneFile: NewsAccess major newspapers online to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, or other fields. Includes Australian News Limited and Fairfax newspapers.
National Geo Opens in new windowNational Geographic Virtual LibraryBrowse this cross-searchable platform for research insight from journalism's most trusted name in exploration and discovery.
National Geo Kids Opens in new windowNational Geographic KidsExplore amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space
State Library of NSW eResourcesYour Singleton Library card gives you access to the State Library of NSW online resources, including local and international newspapers, full-text journals, magazines, online databases, eBooks and eAudiobooks.


STOCK SUGGESTIONS

We encourage the community to make suggestions for the stock in our collection, if there is something you would like that we don’t have please suggest it here.

RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT PLAN

The Resource Development Plan serves as a guide for the selection and retention of materials for the library’s collection. We acknowledge the important role of the community in resource development by inviting suggestions for purchase, monitoring requests and evaluating the collections on an ongoing basis.