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1. LicencedGale Biography in Context

Gale Cengage Learning: This resource combines biographies from over more than 135 Gale Group publications with full-text articles from magazines and newspapers as well as images and links to quality assessed websites. It allows users to search for people, both current and historic from all eras and fields of endeavor, based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as keyword and full text. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

2. LicencedGale Encyclopedia of Science

Gale Cengage Learning: Online edition of the 3rd edition of the Gale Encyclopedia of Science (2004) Covers major areas of science including: biology, genetics, microbiology, astronomy, chemistry, physics, engineering, technology, geology, weather, archaeology, psychology, mathematics, and medicine, and provides readers with a wide range of up-to-date, relevant, and accurate information. Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library. Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

3. LicencedGale NewsVault

Gale Cengage Learning: This service allows cross-searching of the Gale range of historical newspaper collections subscribed to by the National Library of Australia. Users can simultaneously search or browse across the Times Digital Archive, the Sunday Times Digital Archive, the 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection, the Financial Times Historical Archive, the 19th Century British Library Newspapers Parts I and II, the 19th Century UK Periodicals Series I New Readerships and Series II Empire, the Illustrated London News Historical Archive and the Economist Historical Archive,

4. FreeGale's Literary Index

Gale Cengage Learning: Gale's Literary Index provides quick and easy access to the printed editions of our 43 literary series. These series contain complete biographies on authors and critical essays on their writings.

5. Onsite(CDROM)Gale's Quotations Who Said What

Gale Research Inc: 117,000 quotations. Quotes from speeches, poems, books, letters, plays. Many quotes in languages other than English. Coverage: All historical periods, ancient and modern. Quotations augmented with a short biographical sketch.

6. LicencedGale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Cengage Learning: This resource is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs and specialised reference sources for multidisciplinary research. It contains the following Thomson Gale eBooks: Countries and Their Cultures; Encyclopedia of Bioethics; Encyclopedia of Buddhism; Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood in History and Society; Encyclopedia of Communication and Information; Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World; Encyclopedia of Science and Religion; Gale Encyclopedia of Science; Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia; St. James Encyclopedia of Labor History Worldwide: Major Events in Labor History and Their Impact; Water: Science and Issues; Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Popular Musicians since 1990; Endangered Species; Worldmark Encyclopedia of Religious Practices; Contemporary Musicians (vols 1-68). Available for document delivery to Australian libraries.

7. FreeGenealogy SA Online Database Search

Genealogy SA: Genealogy SA provides online access to the following databases: Newspaper Birth Notices Index from 1960 onwards, Newspaper Death Notices Index from 1972 onwards, South Australia Cemeteries Index, Birth Registration Certificates Index 1842 - 1928, Death Registration Certificates Index 1842 - 1972, Marriage Registration Certificates Index 1842 - 1937.

8. FreeGenseek Genealogy

Genseek Genealogy is a website devoted to locating and promoting articles and information in relation to genealogy and history. It includes ship and passenger lists for Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada ; emigration schemes; convict genealogy; newspaper indexes/links; religious indexes; electoral rolls, etc.

9. FreeGENUKI: UK and Ireland Genealogy

GENUKI is a comprehensive virtual reference library of genealogical information that is of particular relevance to the UK & Ireland. It is organised so as to make it easy to find what information on what topics is available online related to given geographical localities (even down to parish level). It is a noncommercial service, provided by an ever-growing group of volunteers in cooperation with the Federation of Family History Societies and a number of its member societies. It is not just a list of links to information elsewhere but rather it also contains a large and ever-growing set of specially-produced information pages.

10. FreeGeographical Names Board of New South Wales : Name Search

Search the Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Searches are possible by placename, status, designation, LGA, topographic map, and parish.

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