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Science Online includes topics on Biology; Chemistry; Computer Science; Earth Science; Environmental Science; Forensic Science; Marine Science; Mathematics; Physics; Space and Astronomy; and Weather and Climate. 


New Scientist The Christopher Brennan Library has an online subscription to New Scientist. Ask your friendly librarian for the logon details to gain access. The latest issue (not for loan) and past issues are available in print form in the library. 

Library Resources

Books about Science can be found in the following areas of the Christopher Brennan Library: 


Biology - 570


Chemistry - 540

  Physics - 530

Books in the CBL

Australia's Chief Scientist

Dr Cathy Foley, The Chief Scientist provides authoritative and independent science advice and works with the scientific community, research sector, government and industry, both in Australia and internationally.


National Science Week 2022 - Glass

TEDX Sydney: The Power and Potential of Curiosity Driven Research - Suzie Sheehy

TEDX 2013: Advice to Young Scientists - E.O. Wilson

TedX 2021: Why We Need the Explorers - Brian Cox


As one of the world's largest mission-driven multidisciplinary science and research organisations, CSIRO focuses on the issues that matter the most: for our quality of life, for the economy and for our environment.

ABC Online Sciene

Stay up to date with the top Australian science news, and industry information. Click on the image above to access ABC Science online.

Australian Academy of Science Canberra

The Australian Academy of Science provides independent, authoritative and influential scientific advice, promotes international scientific engagement, builds public awareness and understanding of science, and champions, celebrates and supports excellence in Australian science.

Dr Karl Kruszenicki

Dr Karl is currently the Julius Sumner Miller Fellow at Sydney University, where his ‘mission’ is to spread the good word about science and its benefits.

His latest book is ‘Dr Karl’s Little Book of Climate Change Science’. His previous two books ‘Dr Karl’s Surfing Safari Through Science’ and ‘Dr Karl’s Random Road Trip Through Science’ are the first of his books to come with pop-up holograms/Augmented Reality! Watch Dr Karl pop-up from the pages and introduce each chapter!