Introduction - Collections and Online Resources

Our library collections of books, magazines and audio-visual materials (CDs and DVDs) have been developed to meet the needs of local residents.

Online resources

We have a wide range of library e-resources available, including, books, films, e-magazines, children’s literacy and more.

Search our extensive range of databases with topics from Science to Hobbies or access to our ebooks Public Library collection. 

This collection offers full text titles with unlimited access designed specifically for public libraries. Featuring fiction and nonfiction titles for adults and juveniles as well as containing a wide range of subjects and topics to meet patron’s research and recreational needs. Visit Ebsco Databases  NoveList  or Points of View.

Following is a list of electronic databases accessible at Bayside Library.  Library members can also access the databases marked with a blue background from home.

Academic Search Elite

Australia/NZ Reference Centre

Consumer Health Complete

Green File

Literary Reference Center Plus

Master File

NoveList Plus

Science Reference Center

History Reference Center

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

EBSCO eBooks


Australia/New Zealand Points of View Reference Centre

TSS- Tech Savvy Senior- Instructional Videos

We are very pleased to announce that the new Tech Savvy Seniors YouTube channel is now live.

We now have access to the following training videos;

  • Intro to smartphones
  • Introduction to smartphone apps
  • Introduction to zoom
  • How to transfer a file from your phone to your computer (in English only)

Each video is available in the following language;

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • Korean
  • Mandarin
  • Vietnamese


Introduction - Collections and Online Resources