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Christopher Brennan Library: Guide to State Library of NSW

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HSC Help

If you need help navigating your way through the HSC, click here to access study guides and an abundance of information and tips on essay writing, research etc.

National Library of Australia


Click on the image to be taken to Trove NLA (National Library of Australia) to access a wide range of free eresources including digitised newspapers, images, magazines and books.

NSW State Library - COVID 19

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Whilst libraries have closed their doors around the country, they have opened their catalogues and collections to patrons around the country. Click on the link above to access the NSW State library online.

NSW State Library - The Mitchell Library

Get a Library Card!

Click on the image to be directed to the State Library site to apply for a Library Card.
It's quick and easy!

Collections @ State Library NSW


Click on the image to discover the wide range of collections that may be found at the State Library. Collections include World War 1; Indigenous Languages; and Shakespeare Folios. 

Ask A Librarian!

Got a question for a state librarian? Click on the image to be directed to the Help page at the State Library.  You can give them a phone call or email If you need help with research or referencing. Librarians love to help! Don't hesitate to get in contact with them. 


Research Guides @ State Library NSW

Click on the image to be directed to the HSC Research Guides at the State Library. These include Legal Studies, English, Society & Culture, and the LIAC Crime Library (great for Legal Studies). You will need your State Library card to login. 

State Library of Victoria

Click on image to be directed to the State Library of Victoria's free journals, databases and ebooks.