Digital Resources

Onkaparinga libraries provide our customers with access to a range of free digital resources.

To access these resources please click on the relevant link below.

Ancestry Library Edition

Provides access to an extensive range of genealogical resources from the United States and United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court and immigration records. Also provides limited Australian coverage.

Note: This database is not available externally. It can be searched from within any of the City of Onkaparinga Libraries on the public PCs. It is also accessible via the public wireless network.

Access Ancestry Library Edition (Library access only)

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BookMyne is an app that you can use to access your library account, place holds and renew your items. The app is available from the Apple App Store (iPhones and iPads) and for devices running Android (tabets etc.) Please note that the app is currently not available for Windows Phone users.


Access eBooks


Access eMagazines


Over 50 million records for Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, Papua New Guinea and UK that you won't find anywhere else. Includes cemetery records, census records, directories, almanacs, electoral rolls, government records, immigration records, general history and more.

Note: This database is not available externally. The Australasian and UK editions of Findmypast can be searched on the Local History PCs at Aldinga, Hub and Noarlunga libraries. banner

Onkaparinga library customers across now have free access to a web-based video service with more than 3,000 courses and 136,000 video tutorials for learning the latest commercial software, creative and business skills.

With your library card you have course access to topics such as business management, leadership, marketing, multimedia, design, web development and more.


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NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers' advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. With an intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList Plus answers the question: What should I read next?

Access Novelist

Road to IELTS

A self-study IELTS preparation course produced by the British Council to help candidates prepare for the IELTS exam. Provides access to free online self-study materials to support IELTS General Training and IELTS Academic test preparations.

Access IELTS


Find and get over 304,636,796 Australian and online resources including books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more at the on-line information resource Trove.

Access Trove