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Australia and its neighbours: Books and ebooks

Oliver / Orbit Catalogue

This link takes you to Oliver Catalogue where you can search the library for resources. Use the link to Orbit in the top right corner to restrict your search to those items from the Junior Library.


World Book Online

World Book Online Kids is an excellent resource for this unit of study. Use the 'Compare Places' feature to compare Australian States side by side or to compare Australia to other neighbouring countries side by side. Contact the library staff for support in the use of World Book Online. World Book Online can be accessed 24/7 by teachers and staff. Automatic login occurs when accessed through Connect - Quick Links - Library Resources - Primary Library Databases - World Book Online.

Epic: Curated Collection

A selection of books from Epic! have been gathered in an Australia and Its Neighbours collection for you. If you come across other books on Epic! that you would like added to this collection please email You should be able to share the link to this collection of books with your students. See library staff if you need assistance with this.