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Ebsco Host online journal and newspaper articles including:

  • The AgeThe Australian and The Herald Sun in full text
  • EbscoHost Research databases
  • Australia/New Zealand Points of View (These are excellent for English Issues)
  • Poetry and Short Story Reference Centre
  • Explora Secondary Schools


Echo (newspaper index and issue outlines)

Excellent resource for VCE English issues


Ebsco Points of View Reference Centre

Good for debate, developing arguments, writing position papers, and for the development of critical thinking skills.

Access via your State Library of Victoria membership.


Curriculum Links

Year 10 Literature 

Silas Marner

The Winslow Boy

The Sonnets (Shakespeare)

Year 11 Literature

The Tempest

The Great Gatsby

History of the World in 101/2  Chapters

Pride and Prejudice

Electra & other plays (Euripedes)

Year 12 Literature

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

The Leopard

Agamemnon, in The Oresteia

Heart of Darkness

Robert Browning Selected Poems

The Iliad - what is it really about?

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