Young Adults

There are a number of eResources available for young adults including training and development tutorials, magazines, eAudio books and more.

State Library of Queensland databases 

Through the State Library of Queensland you can access academic journals, books, digital resources and images to use in assignments.

You will need a login to join.

Lynda.com

There are thousands of free online courses available on Lynda.com to help you improve your current skillset, increase your chances of getting the job you want and developing new creative skills.

You can learn from these professionally developed online courses everything from car repair to python coding.

You will need a library card and password to sign up.

If you have any questions, please contact the Library on (07) 4197 4220.

SpineOut

SpineOut is a free online magazine for young adults who can express their ideas, thoughts and creativity in words, art, film or music.

You can access from school or home and provide reviews of newly published books, poems, short stories, music lyrics, videos and artwork. 

BorrowBox

You will need to create an account to access thousands of eAudio books and eBooks. These can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Download the IOS App

Download the Android App

For further help, visit the BorrowBox Help page.

ePlatform by Wheelers Books

ePlatform is simple to use – all you need is a library card and password. Once you have created your account, you can borrow in the convenience of your own home.

Download the IOS App

Download the Android App  

To read on your computer, you will need Adobe digital editions.

For assistance, go to Frequently Asked Questions or support.

GCF Learning

For almost 20 years, the GCFLearnFree.org has helped millions around the world learn the essential skills they need to live and work in the 21st century. From Microsoft Office and email to reading, math, and more, GCFLearnFree.org offers more than 200 topics, including more than 7,000 lessons, more than 1,000 videos, and more than 50 interactives and games, completely free.