Extra Resources During Lockdown

The National Emergency Library, a collection of books that supports emergency remote teaching, research activities, independent scholarship, and intellectual stimulation while universities, schools, training centres, and libraries are closed. The Internet Archive will suspend waitlists for the 1.4 million books in our lending library by creating the National Emergency Library to serve the nation’s displaced learners. This suspension will run through June 30, 2020, or the end of the US national emergency, whichever is later. 

EBSCO are providing additional eBooks and other resources for the next 3 months, and are available when searching our existing EBSCO databases or from One Stop Search.

Proquest are providing unlimited access to all owned titles (not including e-textbooks) until 30th June 2020. These resources are also available when searching our existing ProQuest databases or from One Stop Search.

Thousands of resources are currently available via Project Muse. After you complete your search, click the “Only content I have access to” button on the left, and the Free records will be displayed. 

Thesis/Dissertation Searches from the ANZTLA website (not all free but useful). 

These can also be found on the Library Home page:

eTHOS Electronic thesis online service (British Library)

TREN Theological research exchange network

TROVE NLA (search allows to limit by "thesis" format)

UMI Dissertation express (ProQuest)

CRL Centre for Research Libraries dissertations

DEEP DART Europe E-theses Portal

De Gruyter has provided temporary access to 75,000 DRM-free eBooks from 1650 to 2016. Go to Publications > Filter for content between 1658 – 2016, on the right of your screen. This access is available from now until 30 June, 2020.