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Movies and car manuals and languages, oh my! Making the most of library databases.

Posted:
Thursday 04 Mar 2021
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Do you know about the huge amount of resources available to you through the many databases on offer at the library? Right now the library is trialling two new databases: Haynes Manuals and Pronunciator. Read on for more about those and other fantastic library resources, including free movie streaming!

Haynes Manuals AllAccess

Haynes Manuals AllAccess is the home of car/motorbike repair manuals and maintenance handbooks. Using step-by-step guides and clear diagrams, every Haynes car/motorbike repair manual makes it easy to carry out everything from routine servicing to DIY engine repairs. Detailed walkthroughs and troubleshooting guides show you how to identify and fix common car/motorbike problems, with simple-to-follow instructions written by experts in your vehicle.

***This trial is available for a limited time only, until 31 March!***

Pronunciator Language Courses

Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 164 languages with personalised courses, videos, music, and more. Includes new COVID-19 language course in 101 languages.

Learn online, either on your desktop computer or mobile device!

***This trial is available for a limited time only, until 31 March!***

Kanopy

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Offering what the New York Times calls “a garden of cinematic delights,” Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Umbrella Entertainment, Madman Entertainment, Under the Milky Way, SND Films and thousands of independent filmmakers.Kanopy is free to use with your library card. Download the app or click the link below.

PressReader

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The news you want, right where you want it. Access thousands of newspapers and magazines for free! Download the app or click the link below.

Newsbank Inc.

Get access to extensive news coverage from every state and territory, with thousands of cross-searchable news articles, feature articles, editorials, sports reports, obituaries, and much more!