Our databases

Vision Australia offers library members a range of magazine, journals and reference and research material which can be accessed via online databases.

Please contact the library to activate your access to the following sites.

Britannica Online
Online version of the Britannica Encylopedia with content arranged at different levels for children, teens and adults.

Credo Reference
Hundreds of high quality full-text dictionaries and encyclopedias and other reference books across a number of subject categories.

Australian and New Zealand Reference Centre
Provides leading regional and international full-text magazines and journals, newspapers & newswires, reference books, and image collection.

Health and Wellness Resources Centre
Offers access to full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia and more. Use the Help, Search Tips and Guided Tour links for information on how to search.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Encyclopedias and specialised reference sources for research on a wide range of topics. Check the MORE drop-down for help and title list.

Popular magazine plus
A collection of popular Australian and newspapers, magazines and journals. Check the MORE dropdown for help and guidance with this detailed database.

Masterfile Premier
Includes full-text magazines and reference books, primary source documents and an image collection containing photos maps and flags.

Who Else Writes Like…? : a readers guide to fiction authors
This reader’s guide to fiction authors lets you browse or search for authors and discover a world of fictions writers based on your favourites. Search or browse by genre, check characters and series, follow links to authors’ website and look for prize winners.

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