You can access the following databases for free either from a PC in the library or from home. For access from home you'll need your library card number.
Borrow anytime with automatic returns.
Public libraries across SA now offer a large collection of downloadable eBooks and Audiobooks including classics, new releases, nonfiction and bestsellers for all ages.
Download to your compatible eReader, iPad, smart phone, mp3 player, PC and laptop anytime, 24 hours a day.
Simply browse, check out, download and enjoy!
**** PLEASE NOTE: Kindle eReader & some other eReaders are NOT compatible with this service ****
PressDisplay is an online newspaper portal which offers more than 400 newspapers from more than 60 countries in over 35 languages. All newspapers are published in their original format and layout, including full text and images. Using an easy-to-use interface you can access the most current editions of international and local newspapers and magazines.
Homework Help is an online tutoring service to help you with your homework. Expert tutors in all core subjects give you as much help as you need Monday to Friday, 4pm to 8pm. All you need is your library card to access Homework Help, just enter the number (including the X0 (zero)) in the field provided to begin.
Prices of antiquities, antiques, collectables, retro, vintage 20th Century design. From 1500 BC to the present day.
Access from within the library - click the following link: Carter's guide to antiques
Access from home - click the following link and enter your library card barcode: Carter's guide to antiques login
Dynamic Learning Online
Easy to use online training for teaching you how to use popular computer applications.
Click the following link for access from the library: Online Learning Library Access
Click the following link for offsite access (library barcode required): Online Learning Access from Anywhere
Study materials to support IELTS General Training and IELTS Academic test preparations. A self-study IELTS preparation course prepared by the British Council to help candidates prepare for the IELTS exam.
Please note, due to licensing restrictions Ancestry Library is only available within the library.
Ancestry Library Edition is a genealogy research tool created for the library market. It provides patrons with instant access to a wide range of unique resouces for genealogical and historical research. With more than 1.5 billion names in over 4,0000 databases. Only accessible within the library.