Individual databases

If you would like to browse the individual databases that this search function uses, you’ll see them listed below. Once again, you’ll need your Armidale Dumareq Council membership number. If you need any assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Academic Search Premier


Scholarly collection of information covering a range of academic subject fields.

Australia/NZ Reference Centre


Australian and NZ specific magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books included to create a large collection of regional full text content.

Australia/NZ Points of View Reference Centre


Range of essays presenting multiple perspectives of a current issue. Provides overview, point, counterpoint, and critical thinking guide.

Consumer Health Complete


A great sources of full text information on a diverse range of health related subject areas. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases.

EBSCO eBooks

With a collection of over 33,000 titles chosen specifically for public libraries, this general reference collection features fiction titles for both adults and juveniles, as well as best-selling and highly-recommended titles from industry leading publishers.

History Reference Centre

History Reference Center is the world’s most extensive full-text history reference database designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research.

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Centre

Comprehensive full-text content for many of the most popular hobbies, crafts and recreation activities today 1234 This database offers detailed “how-to” instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.



GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment.

Literary Reference Centre Plus


Literary Reference Center Plus is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

MasterFILE Complete


Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE™ Complete contains full text for nearly 2200 magazines covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

NoveList Plus


A readers’ advisory service with a comprehensive database of fiction books and authors – great resource to expand your reading and find new authors.

Science Reference Centre


Science Reference Center is an in-depth, curriculum-oriented science database that provides a one-stop resource for all science-related research needs.