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Melbourne High School Library: Search E-Resources

Search eResources in our databases

Visit the Melbourne High School Library Databases for login details.
Click on the image icon to go to the database.

The Age  This link will take staff and students to a replica of The Age Newspaper whilst you are at school (if you want to read The Age daily). At home it will take you to The Age website. (Access is limited to our school’s IP range). 


Ebsco Host online reference books, encyclopedias, journal and newspaper articles:

  • The Age, The Australian and The Herald Sun are searchable via our EbscoHost database subscription. Open EbscoHost, select “Australia/NZ Points of View”, then ” Publications” (at the top) and you can search for these newspapers.                
  • EbscoHost Research databases:
  • Australia/New Zealand Points of View (These are excellent for English Issues: debate, developing arguments)
  • Science Reference Centre
  • Student Research Centre
  • Poetry and Short Story Reference Centre
  • Explora Secondary Schools

For an alternative Database with access to academic articles and reports try GALE

Academic OneFile (Gale) Web Icon

Gale provides authorative and reliable digital resources. Recommended for senior students. 



Echo (newspaper index and issue outlines)

Excellent resource for VCE English issues





Access via your State Library of Victoria membership.

Clickview - films and TV programs

(Staff and students may log on via Office 365) 


Ebscohost includes:

Science Reference Centre

Explora Secondary Schools which contains Science and Maths resources listed alphabetically.


To borrow fiction Ebooks from Wheelers, go to the Wheelers site. You should be automatically logged in. 

You can either borrow and read directly from the website on your computer, or you can download the ePlatform app, which is available on Apple, Android and Windows devices. Information on installing the app can be found here.




Use Gale or Infobase to search for our non-fiction ebooks.