Online learning

Ever found yourself stuck on an assignment topic and needed ideas?

Planning for your next overseas adventure but don't feel like attending language classes?

Studying for the IELTS and need some extra support?

Your Randwick City Library membership provides you with access to great online resources that help you achieve all of the above. We offer eResources for children that can help improve numeracy and literacy, as well as provide online tutoring and homework support. We have eResources to help you land your dream job or help those who are looking to polish their basic computer skills.

For Kids & Young Adults

Busythings Click to access

Busythings has over 120 online learning games for 3 to 11 year olds. Fun educational activities that help develop literacy and numeracy skills.

HSC Study Lab Click to Access

HSC Study Lab is an online HSC study companion, exam preparation and revision tool for students in years 11 and 12. Our courses are based on the NSW syllabus, are delivered by expert teachers with extensive knowledge in marking, cover all syllabus dot points, and are available to you online 24/7.

Infobase Click to access

A great resource for a high school students and students studying English, Infobase has a large selection of HSC texts and critical views on literary figures including Jane Austen, Amy Tan, Aldous Huxley, Shakespeare and more. Infobase provides a Video Tutorial which might assist you to easily browse their collection.

Storybox Click to access

StoryBox Library is Australia's newest online resource that showcases Australian children's books, read by a diverse range of storytellers. StoryBox Library provides an authentic online literature experience that engages children in the traditional art of storytelling. New stories are added regularly, along with detailed classroom ideas linked to the Australian Curriculum.

Studiosity Click to access

Free online tutoring available for students in years 3 -12 in the following subjects: Maths, Science, English, Study Skills and Assignment Research. Their online study help service has a brand new feature just for essay and writing help providing  24/7 writing feedback. Students are able to upload a draft of their essay or writing assignment and receive expert feedback in less than 24 hours. Real-time online support is available Sunday to Friday 3pm - 10pm.

For Job Seekers

Lifelong Learning Click to access

Lifelong Learning is perfect for those looking for employment or just hoping to improve their career skills. Real-time online support is only available Monday to Friday 3pm to 10pm.

MyCareerMatch Click to access

MyCareerMatch is the ultimate career service that helps you discover the perfect career. It equips you with self-knowledge about your strengths and personality style, the qualities you would bring to the job and 'must know' information about how to write a winning resume.

World Wide English Click to access

English courses for all levels of learners with a focus on job seeking, work, life and study. Watch this video to learn more about the resource.

English as a Second Language & IELTS

Issues in English 2 Click to access

Learn communication skills for day-to-day use. Develop skills in listening, reading, vocabulary, grammar and more. These self-paced courses cover eight different high interest topics.

The Road to IELTS (General) Click to access

A great tool for people undertaking the IELTS test, providing you help to develop skills you need to succeed in the exam. Access model essays, videos of the speaking test, find useful exam tips and more.

The Road to IELTS (Academic) Click to access

A great tool for people undertaking the IELTS test, providing you help to develop skills you need to succeed in the exam. Access model essays, videos of the speaking test, find useful exam tips and more.

World Wide English Click to access

English courses for all levels of learners with a focus on job seeking, work, life and study. Watch this video to learn more about the resource.

Learn a New Language

Mango Click to access

Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, English, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and more. You can also access Mango Languages using the Mango Mobile mobile app on your Apple or Android device.

Learn Computer Skills

Dynamic Learning Click to access

Dynamic Learning Online is perfect for those looking to improve their computer skills; it features an online introduction to computers course, tutorials for Microsoft Office 2010 and 2007, Windows 8, 7 and Vista, searching the internet, using social network sites and setting up email accounts.

GCF LearnFree Click to Access

GCF LearnFree is a free, online resource created by the Goodwill Community Foundation. It offers tutorials, i lessons and videos on topics from literacy and numeracy to computer software and smart phones.

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