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Displaying 1 - 20 of 45 listings

    Name Description
    Ancestry Start your family history and genealogy research here! Use this database to locate historical records, news articles, photos, maps, and family trees. Only access this database from computers at Hume Libraries.
    Australia New Zealand Reference Centre Plus Use this database to find Australasian magazine and newspaper articles, biographies, images, photos, maps, and flags.
    Better Health Channel Provides online health and medical information that is quality assured, reliable, up-to-date, easy to understand, and locally relevant. the site aims to help improve the health and wellbeing of the Victorian community.
    Books in Print Provides access to the world’s largest Web-based bibliographic resource for professionals. Please note you can only access this database from computers at Hume Libraries.
    Britannica Online Access to content of the 32-volume Encyclopædia Britannica, plus: Britannica's Student and Concise encyclopedias, the Web's best sites, thousands of video and audio clips, hundreds of magazines and journals, and more.
    BusyThings Over 240 online games designed to educate and entertain children from 3 to 7 years old.
    Carter’s Price Guide to Antiques and Collectibles This online price guide to antiques and collectibles is fully indexed to enable you to quickly locate the type of items you are seeking prices on. Select Hume Libraries from the drop down list and enter your library card number.
    Clue Detective Library members can access free puzzles from the Clue Detective. Clue Detective's original range of puzzle games includes: crosswords, codewords, sudoku, trivia quizzes and word find. All puzzles can be played on your PC, iPad/tablet, or you can download and print them. Login using the details below: Username: humelibraries Password: welcome
    Coursera An education platform that partners with top universities and organizations worldwide to offer courses online for anyone to take, for free. Includes courses from the University of Melbourne, University of NSW and University of WA.
    Cybersmart This site will help you and your family find out how to be cybersmart and use the internet safely. It's a young person's guide to smart 'net surfing, chatting and emailing
    Cyndi's List Hundreds of thousands of links to websites and databases on the Internet - a one stop shop. To begin, click on Main Index and Australia.
    Easy Guide to Socialising Online What you do online could tag you for life. Safeguard yourself and your digital reputation by understanding the issues and knowing how to respond to them. A one-stop shop for free easy-to-understand legal information. Have your legal issues explained, search for free or low-cost legal help and learn about the legal system.
    FamilySearch The official LDS genealogy site, FamilySearch is the largest genealogy organization in the world. Millions of people use FamilySearch records, resources, and services to learn more about their family history. For over 100 years, FamilySearch has been actively gathering, preserving, and sharing genealogical records worldwide.
    Fantastic Fiction Information on over 200,000 books and bibliographies of over 10,000 authors.
    Fiction Connection Discover book suggestions based on books you have already read, authors you like, or topics of interest. Please note you can only access this database from computers at Hume Libraries.
    Find My Past – Australia and New Zealand edition Trace your family tree online. Search millions of records from the World, Australia & New Zealand, Ireland, UK, and United States & Canada collections . This database may be accessed only from computers at Hume Libraries.
    Freegal Music Freegal® is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and possibly a PIN if your library utilizes them. Freegal offers access to about 8 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 15,000 music videos. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 100 countries.
    Khan Academy "Free online learning for anyone, anywhere. Select from a extensive library of content, including interactive challenges, assessments, and videos. Covers maths from Grade 3 , science, economics, finance and history."
    Law Handbook Online This new, web-based legal resource is designed to help people have access to the law. It covers over 70 areas of the law including all the day to day matters which affect people’s lives such as buying a house, neighborhood disputes, fines, social security, family law, drugs, debt and many other areas.