Gale Business: Plan Builder

Gale Business: Plan Builder is a step-by-step online planning tool for starting, managing and optimising a business or nonprofit. Use the intuitive dashboard to work through five areas of exploration in order to develop a business plan focused on long-term success.

Lynda.com
Important notice: Login access to Lynda is now simpler, you just need your library membership number and PIN. If you created a Lynda profile via our previous access method, this is still available via our legacy link.

You'll love Lynda! Lynda.com helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Follow the link to the website, login with your library card, then create a profile with lynda.com to track your progress.

NewsBank

NewsBank offers complete full-text articles from thousands of local, Australian, and international newspapers, including The Courier Mail, and The Albert & Logan News. Read today's paper as well as back issues spanning decades.

The Australian Financial Review Digital Edition

The Digital Edition of The Australian Financial Review is an interactive and searchable full colour replica newspaper of current and archived issues of the printed edition.

The Computer School

Contains hundreds of comprehensive computer training tutorials, including things like computer basics, technology basics, and internet safety as well as Photoshop and Dreamweaver. Log in with the password loganskills, then press Submit.

Universal Class

The place to continue your education online and fulfill all your learning goals. Offers thousands of online education courses including: exercise and fitness, entrepreneurship, business writing, web design, and much more. Includes lessons, exams, discussion boards and an instructor.

Lynda.com
Important notice: Login access to Lynda is now simpler, you just need your library membership number and PIN. If you created a Lynda profile via our previous access method, this is still available via our legacy link.

You'll love Lynda! Lynda.com helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Follow the link to the website, login with your library card, then create a profile with lynda.com to track your progress.

MyCareerMatch

The ultimate career profile resource that matches personality style to careers and helps you write that resume that gets you noticed. Discover your strengths and talents, boost your self awareness of the things you’re good at, and use this information to strengthen your resume.

Lynda.com
Important notice: Login access to Lynda is now simpler, you just need your library membership number and PIN. If you created a Lynda profile via our previous access method, this is still available via our legacy link.

You'll love Lynda! Lynda.com helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Follow the link to the website, login with your library card, then create a profile with lynda.com to track your progress.

The Computer School

Contains hundreds of comprehensive computer training tutorials, including things like computer basics, technology basics, and internet safety as well as Photoshop and Dreamweaver. Log in with the password loganskills, then press Submit.

BorrowBox

Borrow and download the world's best authors and titles in eBook and eAudio format. Elegant, intuitive, and simple to use, you'll love BorrowBox!

OverDrive

Easily download a massive range of fantastic eBook and eAudio titles. OverDrive is a pleasure to use and you'll find it easy to find your next great read with lots of handy lists and suggestions. **Download the new OverDrive 'Libby' mobile app now**

RBdigital Audiobooks

Download eAudiobooks to play on your phone, tablet, or computer from home or anywhere in the world. Many titles have no limit to the number of borrowers who can download audiobooks at the same time which means no holds and no waiting!

Choice Online*

Get full access to thousands of independent and unbiased reviews, product tests, information and buying guides on products and services. The database is only for use in the library and requires library staff to type in the access password.

* In-library use only

Gale Primary Sources

Explore over 400 years of newspaper content using a single interface. Includes British Newspaper collections from the 17th, 18th, and 19th Centuries, The Daily Mail archive and much more. Genealogy researchers will love this resource.

National Geographic Virtual Library

The complete archive of National Geographic magazine - every page of every issue - along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos. There is also a great section for kids.

NewsBank

NewsBank offers complete full-text articles from thousands of local, Australian, and international newspapers, including The Courier Mail, and The Albert & Logan News. Read today's paper as well as back issues spanning decades.

RBdigital Magazines

(Formally Zinio). The ultimate app for magazine lovers, enabling you to enjoy digital magazines in full colour, for iPad, iPhone, Android, Mac and PC. Once a magazine has been downloaded, it can be read any time and anywhere!

The Age Digital Edition

The Digital Edition of The Age is an interactive and searchable full colour replica newspaper of current and archived issues of the printed edition.

The Australian Financial Review Digital Edition

The Digital Edition of The Australian Financial Review is an interactive and searchable full colour replica newspaper of current and archived issues of the printed edition.

The Sydney Morning Herald Digital Edition

The Digital Edition of The Sydney Morning Herald is an interactive and searchable full colour replica newspaper of current and archived issues of the printed edition.

Ancestry*

Includes US and UK Census collections, birth, marriage and death databases, immigration records, family facts and more. Ancestry Library is accessible free of charge in any Logan City Council Library.

* In-library use only

Find My Past*

A family history and genealogy website offering access to a collection of over 2 billion historical records covering the United States, England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, the Pacific Islands and other parts of the globe. Also includes social, government & general history resources and as well comprehensive British family history records.

* In-library use only

Gale Primary Sources

Explore over 400 years of newspaper content using a single interface. Includes British Newspaper collections from the 17th, 18th, and 19th Centuries, The Daily Mail archive and much more. Genealogy researchers will love this resource.

The Genealogist*
This resource is only available at the Local History Room located at Logan Central Library

TheGenealogist is an award winning family history website with access to millions of records online.

* In-library use only

Health and Wellness Resource Centre

A comprehensive consumer health resource that provides accurate, authoritative information on a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative and complementary medicine.

10 Monkeys Maths World

Have fun and practice maths with the monkeys! 10Monkeys teaches children aged 4-10 years old mathematic skills in a fun and interactive game-like environment.

Animalia

A fun and interactive digital literacy resource that features every illustration of the classic Animalia picture book by Graeme Base. Activities are focused on literacy and language.

Britannica Library

This award winning resource for kids, teens and adults is one of the most complete and accurate information sources in the world, with over 73,000 articles.

Busy Code

Busy Code introduces very young children (6-11) to coding and teaches them the fundamentals of how to create, run and debug simple programs. In other words they can have lots of fun making Busy Things' Beard Man walk and dance!

Busythings

Busythings is a world of fun for children aged 3 - 11 years. With over 150 activities to discover in the areas of literacy, numeracy, creative development and general knowledge, learning has never been so silly!

GridClub

Challenging and fun learning games and videos for children, 5 to 12 years old. Games are designed to help improve skills in English, Math, Science, History and plenty more besides.

Literacy Planet

Thousands of fun and interactive literacy games for Australian children of all abilities aged 4-15 yrs.

Live Online Study Help

Make study easier, improve your confidence and get better marks with Studiosity. Live one-to-one online study help with expert tutors or get expert feedback on your writing, CV or report. This free service is available for students from Years 3 to 12 as well as adult learners. Available anytime, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Subjects covered: Mathematics, Science, English, Business, study and writing skills.

National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids online is everything an inquisitive young mind needs. It's mission is to get kids excited about their world. They will have so much fun reading and browsing they won’t even realise they’re learning!

Novelist K8

A database that helps kids and teens find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

Rainforest Coding

A collection of adventures and activities designed to make Scratch programming easy to understand and fun to learn.

TumbleBook Library

A collection of animated talking books, read-alongs, eBooks, and graphic novels, as well as fun puzzles and games. For use by children alone, with parents, or with teachers in classrooms.

Who Next Guide

When children ask: “Who can I read next?” or “Who writes like my favourite author?”, the answers are here in Who Next…? Writers of children’s fiction are listed with suggestions of other authors who write in a similar way, together with key book and series titles.

Issues In English 2

Helps adults and those learning English as a second language improve literacy skills. Skills include reading, writing, vocabulary, spelling, dictation, grammar, pronunciation, listening and giving your opinion.

Live Online Study Help

Make study easier, improve your confidence and get better marks with Studiosity. Live one-to-one online study help with expert tutors or get expert feedback on your writing, CV or report. This free service is available for students from Years 3 to 12 as well as adult learners. Available anytime, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Subjects covered: Mathematics, Science, English, Business, study and writing skills.

Lynda.com
Important notice: Login access to Lynda is now simpler, you just need your library membership number and PIN. If you created a Lynda profile via our previous access method, this is still available via our legacy link.

You'll love Lynda! Lynda.com helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Follow the link to the website, login with your library card, then create a profile with lynda.com to track your progress.

Mango Languages

Mango Languages helps millions of people like you learn new languages and connect with new cultures. Interactive, simple and fun to use, languages included are English, Spanish, French, Japanese, Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and many more.

Road to IELTS

Road to IELTS is your best possible online preparation for the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) test. It provides users with 120 hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking.

Road to IELTS Academic

Get ready for a great IELTS score! Provides candidates access to four skill areas to prepare effectively for university entry by developing skills necessary to succeed in an IELTS exam.

Universal Class

The place to continue your education online and fulfill all your learning goals. Offers thousands of online education courses including: exercise and fitness, entrepreneurship, business writing, web design, and much more. Includes lessons, exams, discussion boards and an instructor.

Freegal

Your new music library! Listen for free to over 9 million songs from over 28,000 labels including the Sony Music catalogue. Includes top artists and singles, new releases and the hottest music videos.

Kanopy

The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is now available for free at Logan City Council Libraries. Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming great films instantly.

Books and Authors

Looking for a good book, but not sure where to start? Browse titles, authors, and genres, and explore expert picks and award winners.

Novelist K8

A database that helps kids and teens find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.

NoveList Plus

The secret to finding great books! NoveList is a premiere database for reading recommendations - a comprehensive source of information about books that includes expert recommendations, reviews, articles, lists and more.

Who Else Writes Like..?

“I’ve read everything written by my favourite authors, what shall I read next?” Sound familiar? Well this online resource helps answer that dilemma.

Who Next Guide

When children ask: “Who can I read next?” or “Who writes like my favourite author?”, the answers are here in Who Next…? Writers of children’s fiction are listed with suggestions of other authors who write in a similar way, together with key book and series titles.

Australian Art Auction Records

A comprehensive list of art auction sale results for Australian and New Zealand artists, from the early 1970s to the present time.

Britannica Library

This award winning resource for kids, teens and adults is one of the most complete and accurate information sources in the world, with over 73,000 articles.

Carter's Price Guide to Antiques

Find information on art antiquities, antiques, collectables, retro, vintage and 20th century design, including prices on items from 1500 BC to the present day, with a price range of $5 to over one million dollars.

Choice Online*

Get full access to thousands of independent and unbiased reviews, product tests, information and buying guides on products and services. The database is only for use in the library and requires library staff to type in the access password.

* In-library use only

National Geographic Virtual Library

The complete archive of National Geographic magazine - every page of every issue - along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos. There is also a great section for kids.

Britannica Library

This award winning resource for kids, teens and adults is one of the most complete and accurate information sources in the world, with over 73,000 articles.

Live Online Study Help

Make study easier, improve your confidence and get better marks with Studiosity. Live one-to-one online study help with expert tutors or get expert feedback on your writing, CV or report. This free service is available for students from Years 3 to 12 as well as adult learners. Available anytime, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Subjects covered: Mathematics, Science, English, Business, study and writing skills.

Novelist K8

A database that helps kids and teens find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. Parents, teachers, and librarians can also find tools to teach with books and engage young readers.