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State Library of NSW Learning Resources.

The State Library has some great learning activities and virtual excursions for English and History elements of the NSW syllabus.

There is also a great Young Writers Club for students to use as a way to brush up on writing skills, get some inspiration and more! Follow the links below to see what’s there

Learning at the State Library

Young Writer's Club

Department of Education - Everyday Maths Hub

The Everyday Maths Hub is an initiative and resource by the NSW Government for parents and carers to complement in-class teaching.


  • mathematical bite-size content
  • short creative videos to introduce topics
  • interactive everyday activities
  • inspiring reading and resource lists
  • games and puzzles

Visit this page regularly for the latest resources to support your school community. Click here to explore the Everyday maths hub.


The Library provides access to databases to enable research from your home or office as well as when you visit the library. When accessing databases from home you need to enter your Bathurst Library card number (including the 01/) as the patron ID. Bathurst Library staff are happy to assist.


  • Analyze important global issues and events through topic overviews, international viewpoints, news, and multimedia content.
  • Manipulate 3D interactive models to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth, and space science.
  • Browse this cross-searchable platform for research insight from journalism's most trusted name in exploration and discovery.
  • Explore amazing adventures in science, nature, culture, archaeology, and space.
    Use this separate link children’s dedicated computers.
  • Uncover information on hundreds of the most significant people, events, and topics in world history from a variety of sources.


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  • Readers Lounge

    Discover more - what to read next.You can access book reviews, recommendations, and the latest book news. Explore who else writes like your favourite authors and connect with other book lovers.

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  • What's On

    Our What's On page contains links to upcoming events and online programmes for children

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  • Catalogue

    Use our catalogue to search for all items including our eLibrary and eResearch databases

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  • eLibrary

    Download eBooks, eAudio and eMagazines to read anywhere, anytime for free.

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  • Local History

    The Local History collection contains resources relating to the rich history, geography and environment of the region.

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  • Research

    Access research databases for History, Literary and Scholarly purposes. A great resource for students or general interest.

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