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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 

Tess of the D'Urbervilles, Hardy

Year 11 Literature

Mrs Dalloway, Virginia Woolf

Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen

The Tempest, William Shakespeare

Where I'm calling from, Raymond Carver


Year 12 Literature

Hippolytus, Euripides

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Williams

North and South, Gaskell

Heart of Darkness, Conrad

Robert Browning, Selected Poems

The Iliad - what is it really about?

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