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Encyclopedias & Information

Ancestry.com is Australia and New Zealand’s leading family history and genealogy website for census and vital records, immigration and military records, family histories, historical maps.

State Library of Queensland have been granted temporary remote access to Ancestry Library Edition. Access Ancestry Library with a State Library of Queensland membership. 

AustLit
Provides authoritative information on creative and critical Australian literature works from 1780 and includes, BlackWords: a comprehensive record of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander publications available, covering all forms of creative writing,film, television, criticism and scholarship.

Britannica Library
Discover encyclopedia articles, journals and periodicals, multimedia, primary sources, atlas, dictionary and other resources that support research at all levels. Sign in with your member number and password.

Carter's Price Guide to Antiques and Collectables
Find reliable price guides on over 90,000 art antiquities, antiques, collectables, retro, vintage and 20th century designs. Learn about the items, manufacturers, designers and periods as well as the specialist terms used in describing antiques and collectables.

Gale Health and Wellness
Articles, videos and news on over 300 health related topics including meditation and yoga videos. For quality, balanced and reliable health information Gale Health and Wellness provides a wealth of information on current health issues and topics. Sign in to the State Library of Queensland.

eInformation
Recommended websites for health and wellbeing, biography, literature and writing, online safety, science and consumer. 

National Geographic
All National Geographic magazine content from 1888. Also includes National Geographic books, images, maps and videos as well as National Geographic Traveler magazine from 2010. Sign in with your member number.

ProQuest Central
Largest periodical database across all major subject areas, including business, health and medical, language and literature, social sciences, education, science and technology, performing and visual arts, history, religion, philosophy and full-text newspapers from around the world.

State Library of Queensland
Information and research one-stop-shop with online databases, eBooks, newspapers, journal articles and encyclopedias. Join online to instantly use.

Trove
Find and get Australian books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. If you are interested in Australian social sciences, literature, local or family history, or need inspiration for your school assignment, then this is the tool for you.

World Book Online
Discover encyclopedia articles, primary sources, educator tools with links to the Queensland curriculum and lesson plans, student activities, pictures, multimedia complemented by current information and related web sites.

 

World Trade Press

AtoZ World Food
Spice up your life with traditional recipes from 174 countries. Explore national and regional cuisines, daily meals, dining etiquette and special occasion foods. Sign in with your member number.

AtoZ Food America
Explore the wonder that is American cuisine with recipes for all meal categories (2500+ recipes) from across all 50 states. 33 ethnic cuisines represented and historical goods and cooking are showcased. Sign in with your member number.

AtoZ World Business
Conducting business across borders is complex. AtoZ World Business makes it simple with 100 Country Business Guides covering over 115 topics, and 79 "trade tools" that range from Incoterms to letters of credit. Sign in with your member number.

AtoZ USA
A rich encyclopedia of US state and country information about the people history, economy, geography, culture and society. Discover regional food, flora and fauna, maps, politics, climate and more. Sign in with your member number.

AtoZ Maps Online
Over 100,000 royalty-free downloadable maps for use by students, genealogists, businesses and history buffs. Includes flags of the world, games, education tools and interactive maps. Sign in with your member number.

Global Road Warrior
Traveller's resource. Explore 174 counties' culture, history, language and travel essentials - visa and passport requirements, health information and recommended inoculations, tipping. Sign in with your member number.

AtoZ World Culture
175 country guides covering history, language, food, religion, culture, key facts and travel. Great pre-travel guide, for in depth school projects, business acclimatisation. Sign in with your member number.

AtoZ The World
Curious about the World? Explore in depth the history, culture, languages, foods and religions of over 170 countries covering more than 60 topics each. For students this is a one-stop-shop for country reports, projects and presentations. Sign in with your member number.

AtoZ World Travel
For travelers and knowledge seekers alike, AtoZ World Travel is a comprehensive travel resource with information about points of interest, security, transportation, food and recipes, culture, language, and more. Sign in with your member number.