In the Library

There are a number of online Australian databases, both current and archival, subscribed to by the Library that provide access to information on Federation and related issues. Visit our eResources portal and search for the following resources using the Browse eResources tab.   

  • Austlit
  • GovPubs
  • U.K. Parliamentary Papers
  • Informit e-Library : humanities & social sciences

Freely available online resources

The following selected online Federation resources may be useful to researchers:

Australian Federation Referendum Results 1899

Australian Federation Referendum Results 1899, nla.obj-136434299

Historic newspaper archives, such as the British Library Newspapers and the Irish Newspaper Archive, can be accessed by registered library users via our eResources.  Use the Browse eResources tab to search for resources. 

Use your Library login to access these resources outside of the Library building.