Study Help for Kids

ABC Splash 

Watch, listen and play videos, audio clips and games. The ABC and Education Services Australia (ESA) have teamed up to bring teachers, school-aged children and their parents engaging learning resources, all mapped to the Australian Curriculum.  Access is available from home or in any Lake Mac Libraries' branch, no passwords are required.

Atlas of Living Australia (ALA)

The Atlas of Living Australia contains information on all the known species of plants and animals in Australia. You can even type in your postcode and discover all the species of flora and fauna that live in your local area!  Access is available from home or in any Lake Mac Libraries' branch, no passwords are required.

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 everytime. Access is available from home by entering your Lake Mac Libraries' card number. Free access is also available at any Lake Mac Libraries' branch.

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.

School A to Z 

School A to Z has been produced by the NSW Department of Education and local communities to create an online community with comprehensive homework and ‘school life' support for parents that is easy to use, relevant and engaging.  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.