Library e-Resources

Aussie Driver Learner Driver Program now available to Berrigan Shire residents.

The Berrigan Shire library service have arranged for a subscription to Aussie Driver, a free driver education program.

The online Driver Education program contains the following state-specific information:
- 3 car practice learner permit knowledge tests
- 3 online driver’s manuals (2015)
- FAQ section with 100+ questions related to getting your driver licence


Aussie Driver will automatically update the program as new practice tests become available.

Aussie Driver is available here: http://berriganshire.aussie-driver.com/


Do you love puzzles? Enjoy doing crosswords? 
As a library member you can access free puzzles from the Clue Detective.
The Clue Detective Puzzle Agency publishes puzzles that will keep you entertained wherever you are.
The Clue Detective’s original range of puzzle games includes: crosswords, codewords, sudoku and trivia quizzes and word find. All puzzles can be played on your PC, iPad/tablet, or you can download and print them to solve in the traditional way. Solve them home, at lunch, on a train or in an airport terminal. The choice is up to you!
To explore free puzzles, sudoku, codewords and word games with Clue Detective, follow this link.

NOTE: Once on the site, click on the MEMBER LOGIN, and login using the details below:
Username: Maribyrnong_Libraries 
Password: maribyrnonglib3032
- See more at: http://www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au/cluedetective#sthash.Xj8vywAA.dpuf

Magazines

Zinio

Free magazines are now available with Zinio! There are lots to choose from, there is no limit on how many people can borrow a title at once, and once you have downloaded it, it’s yours to keep. All patrons must join both Zinio and South West Zone Digital Library using exact login.

Instructions to open a Zinio account and borrow a magazine available - click here.

Free SouthWest Zone Digital Library: http://www.rbdigital.com/swzdl/zinio

Zinio Collection: http://www.rbdigital.com/swzdl/zinio


E-books and Audio Books

Bolinda Digital

Bolinda digital Download books online to listen to at your leisure at home, in the car, in fact anywhere that you can take your mp3 player or audio player. There is a great range of books, have a browse and you might be surprised.

It's Here! Bolinda digital’s exciting new mobile apps are now available for both iTunes and Android devices. Click the appropriate link to be taken to the app store, or from your device search for "Borrowbox" and then once you have installed the app on your device you will need to search for the name of your library service in the ‘Library’ field provided and then login in the usual way.

Choice


Website address: www.choice.com.au
Login: choice@berriganshire.nsw.gov.au
Password: choice


Australia/NZ Reference Centre:

Australia/NZ Reference Centre Australian and NZ specific magazines, newspapers, newswires and Australian and NZ specific magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books included to create a large collection of regional full text content. Examples of titles offered include: The Australian, The Herald Sun, The Daily Telegraph, The Courier Mail, Australia & World Affairs, Australia Country Report, Australian Geographic, Family Matters, Management, Marketing Bulletin, Time Australia, and many others.

Health Link:

Consumer Health Complete is a great source of full text information on a diverse range of health related subject areas. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

GreenFILE:

GreenFILE

GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment.

Literary Reference Center:

Literary Reference Center Literary Reference Center is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

MasterFILE Premier:

MasterFILE Premier

MasterFILE Premier Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE™ Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 magazines covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

NoveList Plus:

NoveList Plus A readers' advisory service with a comprehensive database of fiction books and authors - great resource to expand your reading and find new authors.

National Library of Australia:

Puzzle Page

Do you love puzzles? Enjoy doing crosswords?  As a library member you can access free puzzles from the Clue Detective. 

All puzzles can be played on your PC, iPad/tablet, or you can download and print them to solve in the traditional way. Solve them home, at lunch, on a train or in an airport terminal. The choice is up to you! 

To explore free puzzles, sudoku, codewords and word games with Clue Detective, click on this link.

NOTE: Once on the site, login using the details below: 
Username: Berrigan_Library
Password: berrlib123!

State Library of NSW:

State Library of NSW link


Ancestry Australia:

Ancestry Australia A free service available only when accessed from the library computers. To access the service from your home computer please visit Ancestry.com.au, subscription charges will apply.

Price Guides to Antiques in Australasia:

Carters Australia link

Contacting Council

Office: 56 Chanter Street, Berrigan.
Office hours are 8.00 am to 5.00 pm
Monday to Friday.
Phone:
Fax:
Email:
(03) 5888 5100
(03) 5885 2092
Post: Berrigan Shire Council
56 Chanter Street
BERRIGAN NSW 2712
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