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101. OnsiteHealth & Society Database

Informit: A bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on research, policy and practice issues about, or of relevance to, Australian families. Subject coverage includes: the health and well being of families and individuals; health policy; health services; quality of life, morbidity, mortality and life expectancy; mental health and illness; health issues of particular concern to the aged, children and youth; Aboriginal health; pregnancy, birth; ethical aspects of health such as those surrounding abortion, euthanasia and reproductive technologies; health education and promotion; health administration; and economic issues. Source documents from 1980 to the present include: journal articles, conference papers, books, book chapters, government publications, research reports, discussion and working papers, statistical documents, annual reports, bibliographies, and theses. Training and curriculum material and other media such as videos are also indexed.

102. Onsite(CDROM)Historical indices for births, deaths and marriages, Northern Territory

Northern Territory. Dept. of Justice, Office of the Registrar General: This resource provides an index of Northern Territory births for the period 1870 to 1918; Northern Territory deaths for the period 1871 to 1913; and Northern Territory marriages for the period 1872 to 1913.

103. OnsiteHIV/AIDS Database - HIVA

Informit: Deals extensively with clinical, nutritional, medical, social and psychological aspects of HIV/AIDS, as well as the relationship between alcohol and other drugs to HIV/AIDS. It is designed to provide invaluable information support for doctors, health care workers and allied professionals, students, researchers and people living with HIV/AIDS.

104. Onsite(CDROM)Index to Colonial movements 1827-1853

Descendents of Convicts' Group, Inc: Index to approximately 10,000 convict movements in the Colony of New South Wales (covering present day New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania and Victoria. Entries comprise convict's names or alias, the date of the movement, and the place from which the convict was moved.

105. Onsite(CDROM)Index to Immigrants Arriving in Brisbane & Queensland Ports 1900-1915

Darling Downs Family History Society: Contains 39,447 entries compiled from microfilm in the Queensland State Archives Kit. ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE NEWSPAPERS AND MICROFORMS READING ROOM ON JUKE BOX PC.

106. Onsite(CDROM)Index to the Parliamentary Papers for the Colony of Victoria 1852-1869

Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies: This resource covers a range of papers tabled before both the Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council including: Reports from Government Departments; Select Committee Inquiries into a variety of matters; Civil Service Lists which include government employees; and Government Tenders, accepted and rejected. The purpose of this index is to gain access to the many instances in which the 'ORDINARY' person is referred to in government papers. In a very few cases, the information provided is little more than name, date, and district, however a careful reading of the source document may fill in pertinent details. In many cases, the information is more detailed and provides valuable leads to other material, however it must be remembered that the references are to government business, not church or private business matters.

107. Onsite(CDROM)Index to Victorian Goldfields Hospitals' Admissions: at Amherst, Ballarat, Castlemaine, Creswick, Dunolly, Kyneton, Maldon and Maryborough

Genealogical Society of Victoria: This CD is an amalgamation of indexes to records of eight hospitals. They are all admission records, except those called the Kyneton Hospital Family Record: Amherst Hospital 1869-1888, Ballarat Hospital 1856-1913, Castlemaine Hospital 1855-1920, Castlemaine Benevolent Asylum 1860-1922, Creswick Hospital 1863-1894, Creswick Hospital outpatients 1873-1877, Dunolly Hospital 1860-1900, Kyneton Hospital Admissions Register 1862-1885, Kyneton Hospital Family Record 1869-1884, Maldon Hospital 1864-1905, Maryborough Hospital 1855-1907. The indexes comprises ten fields of information: surname; given names(s); admission date; age of patient; patients's place of birth; whether single, married or widowed; occupation; residence; and source. ONLY AVAILABLE IN THE NEWSPAPER READING ROOM ON JUKE BOX PC.

108. OnsiteIndian Biography Database - INDBIO

Informit: Contains details of the members of India's lower-house (the Lok Sabha) of Parliament elected between 1977 and 1991. The database includes biographical information provided by the members of parliament, and includes death dates, references to obituary notices, and notes about recent events in legislators' careers.

109. OnsiteIndigenous Australia

Informit: Represents the collections of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Library. Subject coverage includes Australian Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander studies, Stolen generation, removal of children, Arts, copyright issues, Racism, discrimination, Internet & telecommunications facilities, Communities - profiles of particular communities including outstations, homelands, Cross-cultural awareness, Economic development, Employment & Training, Law, Indigenous legal services, customary law, family law, human rights, intellectual property, Criminal justice system, deaths in custody, Demography, Education, Environmental issues Constitutional reform, Commonwealth and State/Territory Government relations, Health, Language policies, Sport and recreation policies, Tourism, Housing, Land, Land rights, Land Councils, Native Title, Land acquisition, Sea rights.

110. OnsiteIndigenous Studies Bibliography - AIATSIS

Informit: Indexes published and unpublished material on Australian Indigenous studies. Source documents include journal articles, newspapers, pamphlets, published government reports, published conference papers, book chapters, books, discussion and working papers, and published statistical documents. All records relate to Australian Indigenous studies, and are in English with some in Australian Indigenous languages. The broad topic areas cover languages, cultures, anthropology, archaeology, health, education, arts, oral histories, history, legal issues such as native title, criminal justice, land rights, customary law and its recognition, women's issues, youth issues, government policies and programs.