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for 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



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

Far from the Madding Crowd, Hardy

Mrs Dalloway, Virginia Woolf

The Tempest, William Shakespeare

Where I'm calling from, Raymond Carver


Year 12 Literature

Cat on a Hot Tin RoofWilliams

Emily Dickinson Complete Poems

Hippolytus, Euripides

North and South, Gaskell

Picnic at Hanging Rock, Lindsay

The Iliad - what is it really about?

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