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Australian and New Zealand Reference Centre 

Discover a wide range of Australian and international content with academic articles on health, current affairs, science, social science, business and literature - including newspapers. Access is available from home by entering your Lake Mac Libraries' card number into the Patron ID field. Free access is also available at any Lake Mac Libraries' branch.

Britannica Library Online

Looking for free, easy to find and verify information? Enjoy Britannica's simple search options, accurate information and age appropriate settings which give you or your child the ability to find the information you need every time. Access is available from home by entering your Lake Mac Libraries' card number. Free access is also available at any Lake Mac Libraries' branch.

CSU guide for HSC students

Discover the Charles Sturt University's new online resource site for HSC students, with online links and study resources for all major HSC subjects and courses. Access is available from home or in any Lake Mac Libraries' branch, no passwords are required.

FreeBookNotes.com

The largest literature study guide search engine on the web. A fantastic compilation of free book notes, study guides, book summaries, chapter summaries, and analyses available for thousands of books, plays, and poems. With indexed resources from over 23 study guide providers, including SparkNotes, Cliff’s Notes and many more, FreeBookNotes.com is the perfect resource for students and literary lovers.

Literary Reference Center Plus

Enjoy this comprehensive database featuring information on Australian and international authors and their works. With plot summaries, critical essays, reviews, poems and author biographies Literary Reference Center Plus is the ultimate guide to finding your next favourite book. Access is available from home by entering your Lake Mac Libraries' card number into the Patron ID field. Free access is also available at any Lake Mac Libraries' branch.

MasterFILE Complete

Browse general reference publications dating as far back as 1975. MasterFILE Complete covers virtually every subject area of general interest and includes full text reference books, biographies, primary source documents, images, maps, and flags. Access is available from home by entering your Lake Mac Libraries' card number into the Patron ID field. Free access is also available at any Lake Mac Libraries' branch.

National Library of Australia eResources

Enjoy a comprehensive collection of free resources provided by the NLA. Some resources are only available from home for registered National Library members however it is free to register online.

Points of View Reference Centre

Look at all sides of the issue with this comprehensive database. Discover more than 270 topics each with an overview, argument, opposing argument, and critical thinking guide. Access is available from home by entering your Lake Mac Libraries' card number into the Patron ID field. Free access is also available at any Lake Mac Libraries' branch.

State Library of New South Wales eResources

Discover the complete collection of SLNSW resources. To gain access from home, you must be a registered NSW resident. Registration is free, online and only takes a few moments.

TAFE NSW

Browse this comprehensive guide to all current NSW TAFE courses, as well as campus news and events.  Access is available from home or in any Lake Mac Libraries' branch, no passwords are required.

Trove

Use Trove to discover Australian historical newspapers from 1803-1954, images, maps, sheet music, diaries, letters, and archives. Access is available from home or in any Lake Mac Libraries' branch, no passwords are required.

Universities Admission Centre (UAC)

Discover this comprehensive guide to all University admissions. Explore your options, apply for courses, and receive offers for tertiary study in NSW and the ACT.  Access is available from home or in any Lake Mac Libraries' branch, no passwords are required.