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REMOTE LEARNING - ADDITIONAL ONLINE INFORMATION RESOURCES

The Information Resources to Support Remote Teaching and Learning page has been updated to detail resources that have been made freely available to support teachers with content planning and creation. These are in addition to the resources the Library already provides found throughout the Library website. 

Students and their families are also welcome to use these resources to support learning or to further personal interests. 

ClickView - Video Library

ClickView link

LIBRARY UPDATE - TERM 3

During the current Remote Learning period the Library is able to offer a 'click and collect' service for both Staff and Students. Please email library@loreto.vic.edu.au and let us know what you need and we will arrange for the items to be collected from Front Reception.

Our online resources are extensive as is our wonderful ebook and audiobook collections. Refer to the box below for a summary of what you can access remotely. 

The Library Team are available to help you with research or reading queries so please contact us via the Library email and we will get back to you as soon as we can. 

Which Library resources can be accessed remotely?

Here's a quick summary:

  • eBooks - ePlatform mainly for fiction and general interest and Gale eBooks for reference works/texts. An increasing number of audiobooks are also available via ePlatform.
     
  • databases - a wide range of subject related databases with fulltext access to articles, chapters, images, video and audio. Includes access to databases such as Britannica School and A to Z World Culture
     
  • newspapers - fulltext access to Australian newspaper coverage, current and archived, and resources for media issues analysis
     
  • ClickView - video library of purpose made curriculum aligned content, as well as content that's been broadcast on TV - movies, documentaries, current affairs and series

Explore the whole Library website for other resources which pull together a variety of content from different sources, e.g. the VCE Resources page and Subject Guides. If you can't find what you are after, please get in touch!

Need help? Email the Library