E-resources for parents & children

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Our members have free access to online, one-on-one tutoring with Studiosity.

Tutoring is available Sunday to Friday, 1pm – 10pm.

Get help with English, maths, & science.

Have your library membership card handy and click here to start.

Cyber safety and digital literacy resources for all ages.

Click here to go to the eSmart Online Safety Skills page, then scroll down  to find information to assist with online safety for children and teenagers, including information about cyber-bullying and exposure to inappropriate content. 

Tumblebooks includes e-books, read along, graphic novels and more.

It's an easy-to-use online resource to teach and entertain children. Have your library card handy and click here to start the fun. There is also an app available for use with mobile devices.

Learn to type with KAZ!

Touch-typing is a valuable skill if you need to use a keyboard for study, work or play. KAZ is suitable for anybody aged 6+. 

Developed with guidance from the British Dyslexia Research Trust, KAZ also offers dyslexia-friendly functionalities, minimising visual stress by allowing each individual to set preferences for visibility comfort.

Have your library card handy and click here to start. Select our library service, log in, then choose your preferred visual settings. Note: This resource is most effective when each module is completed in order - so don't skip any modules or lessons!

SwopBots is a coding game that can be played online or downloaded.

SwopBots is a fun and highly motivational way to get children thinking about code and solving puzzles. Suitable for eight years and up.

Click here to find SwopBot guidelines.

Have your library card handy, and click here to start playing.

Rainforest offers interactive adventures that teach you how to code.

The action takes place on the beautiful Echo Island, part of the Crystal Rainforest. Things suddenly turn very ugly for the scientists living on the island when it is attacked by hundreds of evil robots. Can the children help Doctor Han find her way around the old temples, removing the robots in her way? Can they discover what is going on and who is behind the attacks? 

Suitable for five years and up.

Requirements: Rainforest Coding runs in any web browser with the Adobe Flash Player plugin. You will need a desktop or laptop computer (Windows or Mac) - ideally with a mouse.

Have your library card handy and click here to start playing.

BBC's MUZZY provides resources to help young children to learn Italian, French, Spanish, Korean, Chinese or German.

Click here to go to Muzzy. Use your library membership card to sign in.

Select the language you would like to learn, then start your lessons, or click on the lifesaver icon to watch the 'How to' video.

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Encyclopedia Britannica Online Library Edition

This can be searched according to the user’s age group, ensuring results are suitable for all stages of learning.

To begin your research, have your library card handy and go to Britannica Library.

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The Overdrive Kids eReading Room displays only content that is suitable for kids.

No adult content will appear in the search results.

Have your library card handy and click here to browse the downloadable e-books.

It's very user-friendly, but if you would like some guidance, click here to find Overdrive set up instructions.

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Busy Things is a great learning resource with over 100 fun activities that teach key skills for young children.

Great for school-readiness and younger ones starting out with online learning.

Access is free for library members. Have your library card handy and click here to start the fun!
Story Box

The Story Box Library is an online reading room where the wonderful world of Australian children’s literature comes to life.

Use your library card number and select State Library of WA to log in. Click here to start.

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Funbrain offers a great range of fun maths and reading games for all ages – and it’s free!

Click here to start.

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