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Writing and Publishing Local History Writing and Publishing Local History

The guide provides essential advice from preliminary planning to final publication in an attractive and accessible guide.
The guide provides essential advice from preliminary planning to final publication in an attractive and accessible guide. Readers will follow a logical set of steps as well as complete activities that provoke thinking beyond conventional approaches to content and format.

Discovery Discovery

Search the public archives of the UK government containing over 1000 years of history with over 5% of its collection digitised.
Search the public archives of the UK government containing over 1000 years of history with over 5% of its collection digitised.

Making Australia Home Making Australia Home

Access twentieth century migration records from the National Archives of Australia.
If you or your family migrated to Australia in the twentieth century, the National Archives of Australia is likely to hold records about your migration. Records are progressively being made available online to give you easier access. You can also purchase a copy of your records.

Driving with Bolinda Driving with Bolinda

Torquay to Barossa Valley 757km / 8.5 hours. Grab an eAudiobook and go!
Torquay to Barossa Valley 757km / 8.5 hours. Grab an eAudiobook and go!

Interview Questions and tips Interview Questions and tips

Every family has a story to tell—what could you learn from yours? Questions to start the conversation this Christmas via Ancestry
Every family has a story to tell—what could you learn from yours? Questions to start the conversation this Christmas via Ancestry

Take Digital Magazines on Vacation 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.
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.

Ancestry Ancestry

Australians were more likely to be proud of criminal ancestors like these...
Australians were more likely to be proud of criminal ancestors like these...

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.

YPRL Local History Flickr YPRL Local History Flickr

View historical photos on our Flickr portal including photos of our libraries, the Fay Thomas and Alice Broadhurst Collections
View historical and contemporary photos on our Flickr portal including photos of our libraries, the Fay Thomas and Alice Broadhurst Collections and Photos documenting the aftermath of Black Saturday

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

The Anzac Portal The Anzac Portal

Resources from the First World War to more modern operations, including interviews, event planning resources and more
The Department of Veteran's Affairs Anzac Portal contains information and educational resources from the First World War to more modern operations. It includes interviews, resources for anyone planning events during the Anzac Centenary, posters and more

Online Chinese magazines & newspapers Online Chinese magazines & newspapers

View Simplified and Traditional Chinese newspapers & magazines online from China. New Chinese Newspapers are updated daily.
View Simplified and Traditional Chinese newspapers & magazines online from China. New Chinese Newspapers are updated daily.

Ancestry Ancestry

Learn about your ancestry and build a family tree! Only available in Yarra Plenty Regional Library.
Learn about your ancestry and build a family tree! Only available in Yarra Plenty Regional Library.

busy things busy things

Busy Things is an online learning resource that hosts a range of quirky, colourful, fun educational games for 3 to 6 year olds.
Busy Things is an online learning resource that hosts a range of quirky, colourful, fun educational games for 3 to 6 year olds.

Trove Trove

Find resources relating to Australia. It's more than a search engine. Trove brings together content from libraries and archives all over Aus
Find resources relating to Australia. It's more than a search engine. Trove brings together content from libraries and archives all over Aus
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