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Library News
May 2020
Law Week 2020
18th - 24 May
We have a full range of online webinars and Q&A sessions covering topics relating to COVID-19. including the always-popular Coffee With A Cop! Topics also include Shared Family Care, Tips for Renters, Prevention of Elder Abuse, and Migrant Visas & COVID-19.
 
#StayAtHome Storytimes
Join us on our social media, Facebook, Instagram or YouTube and enjoy storytime online! We'll have Australian story books read by your library staff!
Click & Collect Library

Library closed? No problem! No need to run out of things to read or watch.

Simply search our library catalogue, place your chosen items on hold, and wait for a phone call from us to arrange a pick-up time. Only items belonging to Goulburn Valley Libraries items can be placed on hold at the moment. Call your local branch on 1300 374 765 if you need assistance, or our staff will place the holds for you..

Not sure what you want to read?  Contact our staff, let them  know what you like to read and they will select a range of books, magazines or DVDs for you to collect.

Click and Collect in three easy steps:

  1. Place your order.
  2. We will contact you.
  3. Go to the library and pick it up.

Just start searching at www.gvlibraries.com.au

Do you have a junior coder at home?
Busy Code introduces very young children (6-11) to coding and teaches them the fundamentals of how to create, run and debug simple programs.
Find it now on our elibrary page.

Kanopy - free movie streaming

Don't have Netflix? Seen everything on Disney+?
Try Kanopy, our FREE on-demand video-streaming service. Over 26,000 carefully selected films from hundreds of popular producers and thousands of independent filmmakers.
Now including Kanopy Kids: entertainment for children aged preschool & up - at www.gvlibraries.com.au

AncestryLibrary - from home

The folks at AncestryLibrary have enabled access from home! Previously only available from within our branches, you can now use your library card and PIN to log in and start researching your family history. Follow the link at www.gvlibraries.com.au. Call 1300 374 765 or email gvrlc@gvrlc.vic.gov.au for more information.

Gale Health and Wellness

In these times of uncertainty and concern, Gale is providing FREE REMOTE ACCESS to the Gale Health and Wellness database for all libraries in Australia & New Zealand until 30th June 2020. This database has been known and trusted in ANZ libraries for decades.

 Gale Health and Wellness is automatically updated with the latest daily content from News Articles, Academic Journals, Reference, Magazines, Videos & Audio and the Coronavirus topic page features a link at the top of the homepage.

Find the link at our eLibrary page.

World Book Online

World Book Encyclopedia Online is an interactive reference resource. Platform includes multiple graded platforms for all ages. Access content on a variety of topics including videos, images, maps, educational games, online books and so much more.

Log in using your library card - perfect for remote learning, Foundation to Year 12. Follow the link on our eLibrary page.

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