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English: Texts and Human Experiences



Use the box below to search the catalogue to find books available in the Christopher Brennan Library. 

Bloom's Literature

Bloom's Literature examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature.

This is a great resource for students when studying authors and texts in-depth. 

Research Databases

Use Questia school to access reliable and quality research on critical analysis of literary works for use in your essays. Ask your friendly librarian for assistance in advanced search techniques. 

JStor is a digital library of academic journals, books and primary sources. To gain access students must create an account. This database is particularly useful for senior students wanting to access academic journals for authoritative content. 

Crowdsourced Resources

These links are to resources produced by HSC teachers and students, not from this College. Please read all material with a critical eye.

Poetry and Verse Novels

Picture Books


Non Fiction and Memoir

Searching the Catalogue


Search the library catalogue by changing the search option to Genre and type Texts and Human Experiences in the search bar. This will generate a list of all items in the library catalogue that have been classified as being a related text for the Common Module - Texts and Human Experiences.

Bloom's Literature Workshop

Short Films


Feature Films

TED Talks



Short Stories

Books in the CBL


The Scream by Edvard Munch

Nighthawks by Edward Hooper

The Persistence of Memory by Salvador Dali