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Top Non-Fiction Adult Books for June Top Non-Fiction Adult Books for June

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Looks like our borrowers are looking for winter warming recipes this June. And as always the Barefoot Investor is a big favourite…
Looks like our borrowers are looking for winter warming recipes this June. And as always the Barefoot Investor is a big favourite…

Around the world by magazines Around the world by magazines

recommended by RosaS
Try some armchair travel by reading our collection of eMagazines in different languages.
Try some armchair travel by reading our collection of eMagazines in different languages.

Top 10 Adult fiction books in June Top 10 Adult fiction books in June

recommended by LibraryPixie
We've run the numbers and found the hottest books for the month of June. Some were borrowed 70+ times! How many have you read?
We've run the numbers and found the hottest books for the month of June. Some were borrowed 70+ times! How many have you read?

Author Talk: Natasha Lester Author Talk: Natasha Lester

Aug 8th | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Bestselling author of The Paris Seamstress, Natasha Lester, will talk about her latest novel The French Photographer.
Bestselling author of The Paris Seamstress, Natasha Lester, will talk about her latest novel The French Photographer.

Winter Quilting Projects Winter Quilting Projects

recommended by Library_geek
With winter around the corner, it is the perfect time to pull our your material and start a quilting project. We have books to inspire…
With winter around the corner, it is the perfect time to pull our your material and start a quilting project. We have books to inspire…

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Calling All Local Writers! Calling All Local Writers!

Calling all local writers... We want to highlight your writing to the community. Just tell us a little about yourself here.
Calling all local writers... We want to highlight your writing to the community. Just tell us a little about yourself here.

Food For Fines in July Food For Fines in July

Do you have overdue fines? Here is your chance to wipe the slate clean with a donation of food. Help your community and gain a fresh start!
Do you have overdue fines? Here is your chance to wipe the slate clean with a donation of food. Help your community and gain a fresh start!

Free Adult Literacy Tutoring Free Adult Literacy Tutoring

By Jchan
Fill in an Expression of Interest form for our new program for Migrants & Refugees looking to improve on their English skills.
Fill in an Expression of Interest form for our new program for Migrants & Refugees looking to improve on their English skills.

#Lifehack For the Ultimate Multi-tasker! #Lifehack For the Ultimate Multi-tasker!

Maximise your time. LISTEN to free music or audiobooks while you: clean, cook, walk, exercise, commute!
Maximise your time. LISTEN to free music or audiobooks while you: clean, cook, walk, exercise, commute!

The Lazy Library Hack The Lazy Library Hack

Can't be bothered getting off getting off the couch? Browse 700+ films without moving from your cosy spot. Stream for free today.
Can't be bothered getting off getting off the couch? Browse 700+ films without moving from your cosy spot. Stream for free today.

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NEW to YPRL: Story Box Library is here! NEW to YPRL: Story Box Library is here!

You can look and listen to a range of celebrated stories read aloud by a diverse range of storytellers. Free with your library card!
You can look and listen to a range of celebrated stories read aloud by a diverse range of storytellers. Free with your library card!

Looking for Winter cooking inspiration? Looking for Winter cooking inspiration?

recommended by sylph
With the temperatures coming straight off the Antarctic at the moment, it's an even better idea than usual to cook up a storm...
With the temperatures coming straight off the Antarctic at the moment, it's an even better idea than usual to cook up a storm...

The Dry The Dry

recommended by lrpappy
Ultimate Australian Crime/Suspense novels where the landscape is the harshest character of all!
Ultimate Australian Crime/Suspense novels where the landscape is the harshest character of all!

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

recommended by BookJEM
Wonderful Chicken recipe books just in time for a winter feast!
Wonderful Chicken recipe books just in time for a winter feast!

Stream Films and Documentaries for Free Stream Films and Documentaries for Free

Beamafilm! What is it? How do I watch? Why should I watch?
Beamafilm! What is it? How do I watch? Why should I watch?

Genealogy

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Common surnames in Europe by country

Check out this great map of Europe illustrating the most common surnames by country

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Geelong Heritage Centre

Unlock the rich history of the Geelong region via the brand new Geelong Heritage Centre catalogue, with more than 46,000 records to search

Staff List

Scottish Genealogy

recommended by YPRLFamilyHistory

Resources to assist family history researchers research their family history in Scotland

Online Resource

Australian History and Genealogy Groups…

Over 1450 Links to focused Facebook groups by location, subject and more. Seek advice and collaborate on your family history research.

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Victorian BDM Index

Search the Victorian Historical Indexes for free. Effective 1st July 2019 the the cost of purchase of historical images is reduced

Families

Great STEAM Books for Kids Great STEAM Books for Kids

recommended by orite
Do you know what STEAM is and why it is important for kids? These books will help your child learn new skills while having fun!
Do you know what STEAM is and why it is important for kids? These books will help your child learn new skills while having fun!

Don't tell my bump I'm clueless! Don't tell my bump I'm clueless!

So you are pregnant and you are awash with advice from other mothers, aunts and sometimes the woman on the street. Tips about pregnancy…
So you are pregnant and you are awash with advice from other mothers, aunts and sometimes the woman on the street. Tips about pregnancy…

Busy Things Busy Things

Quirky, colourful, fun, educational online games for 3-6 year olds.They won't even know they're learning! FREE with your library…
Quirky, colourful, fun, educational online games for 3-6 year olds.They won't even know they're learning! FREE with your library membership!

Autism Reads for Kids and Parents Autism Reads for Kids and Parents

recommended by mg_195
Looking for information on autism spectrum disorder? Try these informational books and stories to discover more.
Looking for information on autism spectrum disorder? Try these informational books and stories to discover more.

Choose your Own Adventure Choose your Own Adventure

recommended by hammy28
What happened to the ol' Choose your own Adventure books? They are still around! Introduce your kids to this interactive reading experience.
What happened to the ol' Choose your own Adventure books? They are still around! Introduce your kids to this interactive reading…

e-Library

New emagazines to read! New emagazines to read!

recommended by RosaS
We have recently added some new titles we think you'll like to RD Digital. Have a look and let us know what you think.
We have recently added some new titles we think you'll like to RD Digital. Have a look and let us know what you think.

Marvel & DC Comics in your Pocket! Marvel & DC Comics in your Pocket!

By Rosa
We're excited to announce that you can now download and read Marvel and DC Comics straight to your preferred device using the app Libby!
We're excited to announce that you can now download and read Marvel and DC Comics straight to your preferred device using the app Libby!

Fahrenheit 11/9 Stream NOW on Beamafilm! Fahrenheit 11/9 Stream NOW on Beamafilm!

'I hope he never does one on me,' said Trump. Moore’s latest documentary examines current US politics. Stream free with your…
'I hope he never does one on me,' said Trump. Moore’s latest documentary examines current US politics. Stream free with your library card.

Dallas Buyers Club Dallas Buyers Club

Stream this award-winning film through Beamafilm. Free with your library card.
Stream this award-winning film through Beamafilm. Free with your library card.

Learn

Suss Out Fake News Suss Out Fake News

Welcome to the world of Fake News, misinformation techniques & bad information courtesy of the Internet. How can you find your way…
Welcome to the world of Fake News, misinformation techniques & bad information courtesy of the Internet. How can you find your way…

Limitless Learning! Limitless Learning!

Your library membership gives you free access to Lynda.com - an online learning library with easy to follow videos at your fingertips.
Your library membership gives you free access to Lynda.com - an online learning library with easy to follow videos at your fingertips.

Digital Literacy Digital Literacy

recommended by TheInfamousElGuapo
Having a hard time getting by in this modern age? Have a question about technology?
Having a hard time getting by in this modern age? Have a question about technology?

Is it time to break up with your phone? Is it time to break up with your phone?

If you are using your smart device to avoid relationships, exercise, or connecting then maybe you need to assess your attention addiction?
If you are using your smart device to avoid relationships, exercise, or connecting then maybe you need to assess your attention addiction?

Aussie Driver Aussie Driver

Preparing to sit the VicRoads learners test? Practise with simulated learners tests.
Preparing to sit the VicRoads learners test? Practise with simulated learners tests.
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