The following research tools can be accessed from home or on-the-go with your library card. They can also be used in our branch libraries on the public access PCs or with our free WiFi. If you would like assistance in using these eResources or you need help with your research please contact us online or visit or call your branch library.


Free access to online tutors for students in years 3-12. Available daily between 3pm and midnight. All Maths, English and Science topics are included. To access, just enter your library card number.


Unsure what you want to do when school finishes or looking for a new career direction? Fill in this questionnaire to discover a career that matches your personality. Access with your library card number.

Subject Guide

A list of online resources curated to assist primary and secondary students. Covers a variety of HSC subjects as well as general resources to assist with all levels of research.

Study Spaces

Need a quiet space to study? Many Newcastle Region Library branches have spaces set aside so you can study away from the home or office.

Comics Plus: Library Edition

Need a study break? Read 1000s of graphic novels and comics on your computer or mobile device including favourites such as Naruto and Bleach.


Take a break from study and check out films from InstantFlix, featuring quality films, documentaries and series from around the world.