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Mobile Printing

Print from anywhere, Pick up at the library!

For more information please refer to our How to Print guide

View pricelist here.

Kanopy

Kanopy

Kanopy is a video Streaming platform for public libraries delivering one of the largest collections of indie films, classic cinema, festival and educational documentaries, and movies online or through an app. The services enable Public Library and State Library members to browse and view over 30,000 + films and documentaries from top suppliers, including the BBC, Criterion Collection, Ronin Films, Madman Entertainment.

Getting started with Kanopy

Kanopy Help

Kanopy Kids

Kanopy Kids offers content that helps children develop empathy, mindfulness, and self-esteem through entertaining and educational videos. Categories include TV series, learning languages, animated storybooks, Anime favourites, classic films and family movies.

eBooks and eAudiobooks

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Bolinda BorrowBox

The most popular Australian and international eAudiobooks and eBooks. Available to Geraldton Regional Library and Mullewa Public Library patrons.

Getting Started with BorrowBox - eBooks and Audiobooks

BorrowBox FAQ's

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Overdrive Kids

OverDrive Kids provides a safe and easy browsing experience for children. Kids can browse, sample, place holds and borrow eBooks appropriate for their age range and reading level.

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Overdrive

Geraldton and Western Australia Public Libraries Digital Media Collections 

Library members have access to even more eBooks.

Getting started with Overdrive / Libby - eBooks, Audiobooks, and more

Overdrive Help    Libby Help

Public Libraries of Western Australia Online Book Club 

A place for Western Australian Public Libraries patrons to read and discuss recent and popular books, from the comfort of their own home and with no hold periods. 

Three new titles will be chosen quarterly - you can read select titles or all three, it's up to you!

Please note: An Adobe Digital Editions account is required to download and read ebooks, through the Freading App. 

User Guide: How to Download your eBooks through Freading

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StoryBox Library

A place where the wonderful world of Australian Children’s Literature is on permanent exhibit Story Box Library in a beautiful online ‘reading room’.

Electronic Publications

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eMagazines (formally RBDigital, now located in Overdrive)

  • Free eMagazines.
  • Available to all Public Library WA members

Family History

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Ancestry.com

Key resource for genealogical research. Databases include Australian convict index, Australian electoral rolls, United Kingdom census records, British Army World War One pension records, United States census records and much more.

Please Note: This database is only available from within the Library

Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition has 1.5 billion names in over 4,000 databases. It includes records from the Australian convict index, Australian electoral rolls, United Kingdom census records, British Army World War One pension records, United States census and military records, court, land and probate records, vital and church records, directories, passenger lists and more.

Library members now have access to Ancestry Library Edition from home. Just use your library membership number when logging in.

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State Library WA

Most of the State Library subscription eResources are accessible from home.

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Trove

The National Library of Australia has been busy digitising newspapers, and a large amount is available in Trove. Click on ‘Digitised Newspapers and More’ to be able to conduct a keyword search or an advanced search.

Trove is a free database containing a huge amount of digitised archival information in various formats.

For the Mid West researchers the following papers are now available online:
Geraldton Guardian 1906-1928, 1948-1950. Geraldton Guardian and Express 1929-1947, Inquirer 1840-1855 and The Inquirer and Commercial News 1855-1901.

Online Activities

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Busy Things - Play & Learn

Over 115 fun, learning activities that help children learn important skills in the key learning areas of creative development, problem solving, reasoning, numeracy, communication, language and literacy.

External Resources

Be Connected

Be Connected

Be Connected is an Australia wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. We have online learning resources as well as a Network of community partners

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Writing WA

Writing WA provides a range of services to support emerging practitioners, and strives to bring Western Australian writing to new audiences throughout this State and beyond.

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Healthdirect Australia

healthdirect provides easy access to free* trusted, quality health information and advice online and over the phone.

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Office 2010 Tutorials

Acquire essential skills for producing professional work with the Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more.

eSafety Commissioner

eSafety Commissioner

The Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner is Australia's leader in online safety.

WA ScamNet

Department of Commerce - WAScamNet

Scams, ripoffs and frauds are becoming more and more commonplace. The Department of Commerce has developed WA ScamNet as one method of combatting this ever increasing problem.

Think you know

ThinkUKnow

ThinkUKnow is a free, evidence-based cyber safety program that provides accessible cyber safety education to parents, carers and teachers through schools and organisations across Australia.

Our Partners

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