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Footy Fever!

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And so it begins...The Grand Final is almost here! YPRL holds a wide range of material related to the game.

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Footy Fever!

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And so it begins...The Grand Final is almost here! YPRL holds a wide range of material related to the game.

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30 Must Read Australian Novels

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Pour yourself a hot drink and curl up on a comfy couch . . . here are our top picks for the best books to hibernate with this winter.

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30 Must Read Australian Novels

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Pour yourself a hot drink and curl up on a comfy couch . . . here are our top picks for the best books to hibernate with this winter.

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Who else writes like an Aussie?

Because YA books are best consumed on the veranda, dunked in a cuppa, with a lamington on the side. A list of top Aussie reads #LoveOzYA

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Who else writes like an Aussie?

Because YA books are best consumed on the veranda, dunked in a cuppa, with a lamington on the side. A list of top Aussie reads #LoveOzYA

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15 ways to be more politically correct

The truth is stranger than fiction. Which is frankly exhausting in an election year. Time to kick back with 15 nice quiet political reads.

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15 ways to be more politically correct

The truth is stranger than fiction. Which is frankly exhausting in an election year. Time to kick back with 15 nice quiet political reads.

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Magnificent Minds

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The greatest minds in history who revolutionized how we think about and see the world around us.

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Magnificent Minds

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The greatest minds in history who revolutionized how we think about and see the world around us.

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Doggy Tales - Read to a Dog

Does a little reluctant reader live at your house? Doggy Tales might be what you have been looking for.

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Feedback wanted...

Banyule City Council is currently in the early stages of design works for the proposed new Ivanhoe Community Hub.

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Opera Australia presents... El Kid

Look out for trolls on your way to Diamond Valley Library! El Kid is a family opera showing these school holidays. Don't miss out!

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FEASTival

Do you like food? Then you need to find out more about FEASTival.

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Awesome Books for Tweens

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From 9 to 12 is the unique phase when children want to both grow up and stay a little kid, often at the same time. Finding books at this age…

The Day the Crayons Quit Mr Stink Green Eggs and Ham Funnybones Ratburger Unreal!
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20 funniest kids books

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Not only are they expanding their minds, but with carefully-chosen hilarious texts they are indulging in the greatest gift of all, laughter.

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Who needs words anyway? Wordless Books

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Books don't necessarily need words to get their point across, as this list of the best wordless children's books proves. With glorious illu…

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Autism Reads for Kids and Parents

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Looking for information on autism spectrum disorder? Try these informational books and stories to discover more.

Hei kan bai Shapes Animals Animals Baby Bedtime Kissed by the Moon
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First books for babies (0-9 months)

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It's never too early to read to your baby. Reading to little babies can help them to learn new words, develop motor skills and start to und…

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Your New Music Library

Stream or download all the best pop music, Freegal’s database contains 9 million songs from over 28,000 record labels.

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Take Digital Magazines on Vacation

Before you go, don't forget to stock your mobile device with magazines to enjoy on the plane, in the car, on the boat, or at the beach.

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Digital Age - Library Edition

The Library Edition is an archive of true to print digital copies of The Age newspapers from 2006.

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Comics Plus - Library Edition

Thousands of digital comic books are available with a click of your mouse or a tap of your finger with Comics Plus: Library Edition.

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Choice Magazine

Get full access to thousands of reviews and reports on products and services. Back issues of CHOICE Magazine are available.

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The Future is Tied to Learning!

Lynda.com is an online learning library that helps anyone learn software, creative, and business skills to achieve professional goals

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The Future is Tied to Learning!

Lynda.com is an online learning library that helps anyone learn software, creative, and business skills to achieve professional goals

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Ancestry

Jack Gilbert started the first Scotch Pie Shop in Sydney, and then went to Rockhampton in Queensland where fortune did not favour him...

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Ancestry

Jack Gilbert started the first Scotch Pie Shop in Sydney, and then went to Rockhampton in Queensland where fortune did not favour him...

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Findmypast

Bring your family history to life with over 1.8 billion international records at your fingertips on Findmypast.

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Findmypast

Bring your family history to life with over 1.8 billion international records at your fingertips on Findmypast.

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Language Learning

Those "ah ha!" moments in language learning, when you finally understand something, or someone finally understands you!

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Language Learning

Those "ah ha!" moments in language learning, when you finally understand something, or someone finally understands you!

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I got the interview! So now what?

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Job interviews can be easy, if you know the right answers! These books have the answers to the toughest interview questions.

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I got the interview! So now what?

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Job interviews can be easy, if you know the right answers! These books have the answers to the toughest interview questions.

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A bildungs-what?!

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A bildungsroman is a coming-of-age story; a formative journey beyond adolescence.

Wonder Woman Batgirl Wonder Woman Unbound Ms. Marvel The Mighty Thor Ms. Marvel
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Damsels Not in Distress

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These comic book heroines are "super"!

And Then There Were None A Murder Is Announced Champagne for One Kitty's House of Horrors Hallowe'en Party A Man Lay Dead
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Deadly Parties

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So much fun, you'll never leave...at least not while you're still alive.

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LGBT Pride Books for Teens

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Read more about the LGBT experience in these young adult titles

Genealogy
In Search of your German Roots The Family Tree German Genealogy Guide The Family Tree Guidebook to Europe In Search of your German Roots Polish Roots Search your Middle Eastern & European Genealogy
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Research your family history in Europe

recommended by LSS YPRL Family History

After research in Australia check this list for resources in Europe

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New Titles for family history
By YPRLFamilyHistory

The following new titles have been added to the collection, just in time for the lead up of our Region wide program for National Family His…

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Family History Month
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August is family history month. Be inspired by personal stories and learn tips for your own family history research with our free program o…

Genealogy Insider - 4 Ways to Jog Your Memories & Preserve Your History #https://t.co/y8MVFeDMBz

12:00 AM - 25 Jul 2016

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Oral History - a guide

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A list of resources providing advice on how to conduct an oral history including preparation, setting, questions to ask and equipment to use…

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