A guide to the print Reference collections and electronic resources at the National Library of Australia.
The National Library’s open access Reference collection is shelved in the Main Reading Room. It consists of encyclopaedias, dictionaries, travel guides, biographies, company information, as well as many other works of reference. The collection is arranged by Dewey decimal classification numbers.
The National Library's eResources service provides access to a range of online resources provided by the Library, both subscription and freely available internet services, on a variety of subjects. Subscription databases may be available offsite to registered users or available onsite only.
This guide provides broad subject access to both print and online collections. Subscription services only are covered.