eBooks and Online Resources
eBooks, Audiobooks and Digital Magazines
Gawler Public Library now offer a large collection of downloadable eBooks and audiobooks including classics, new releases, nonfiction and bestsellers. You can check-out and download up to 10 titles at any one time. Login with your current Library Membership number and PIN.
We recommend you search the Library Catalogue for eBooks and audiobooks HERE
Browse the Libby Collection direct HERE
On the 31st October 2018 Wheelers eBook platform will be phased out. This means that any books you have checked out will no longer be available to read on your device. And all holds will be cancelled. From the 31st there will be a single eBook portal for SAPLN users (OverDrive - using the Libby App). This is also accessible through the Libraries SA app and has over 40, 000 titles!!
Ancestry provides access to a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research. And is available from all computers located within the Library and via the Library's wireless network; however is not available for use outside the Library.
Contains information based on actual selling prices for over 90,000 items from art antiquities, antiques, collectables, retro, vintage and 20th century design. The Guide is fully indexed and can be searched by category/subcategory and by keyword. New items are constantly being added. This is not an online marketplace for antiques and collectables. To source newly-stocked items for sale, go to AntiquesPlus which can be used freely without subscribing. However, a subscription will be required to display prices and dealer details on AntiquesPlus.
Free access to more than 3000 top quality courses and 136,000 video tutorials for leaning the latest commercial software, creative and business skills through lynda.com, a web-based video service. Courses cover topics such as business management, leadership, marketing, multimedia, design, web development and more.
Road to IELTS is a self-study IELTS preparation course produced by the British Council to help candidates prepare for the IELTS exam. It provides access to free online self-study materials to support IELTS General Training and IELTS Academic test preparations. You can use IELTS in the library, or at home.
State and National Libraries
The State Library of South Australia is the largest public reference library in South Australia with a collection focus on South Australian information and general reference material for information and research purposes. The State Library's collections are not for loan, but some materials are available on inter-library loan. Please ask Library staff for more details.