Library News | Events | New Resources | Hints & Tips | TAFE NSW Hunter & Central Coast

Holiday Healing – Subject of the Month

Due for some vitamin sea? Can’t sea the fo-rest for the trees? Time to retreat and not abandon trip with a journey from your armchair with TAFE NSW Hunter & Central Coast Libraries at your surfice.

Bon : The Last Highway : The Untold Story of Bon Scott and AC/DC's Back In Black - Jesse Fink Book:  Bon : the last highway

The untold story of Bon Scott and AC/DC’s Back In Black. This is the original, forensic, unflinching and masterful biography Bon Scott has so richly deserved and music fans around the world have been waiting for.






Image result for la la land dvd cover DVD: La La Land 

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star as Mia and Sebastian, an actress and a jazz musician pursuing their Hollywood dreams — and finding each other — in a vibrant celebration of hope, dreams, and love.




Super Food Family Classics - Jamie Oliver Book: Superfood family classics

If you’re looking for fresh ideas and an easy way to make healthy eating a part of everyday family life, Jamie’s Super Food Family Classics is the book for you.




The Shepherd's Hut

Book: The Shepherd’s hut

A rifle-shot of a novel – crisp, fast, shocking – The Shepherd’s Hutis an urgent masterpiece about solitude, unlikely friendship, and the raw business of survival.





Be beachy keen, let your endolphins run high, don’t soboateur your chances and don’t be late to check-in to TAFE NSW Hunter & Central Coast Libraries and check-out (or else suffer pier-pressure).

Popular eBooks

Popular EBSCO eBooks this term:

Academic Writing : Process and Product  Beginning Database Design Solutions  Encyclopedia of Film Genres

1. Academic Writing: Process and Product. Rowman and Littlefield, 2016.
2. Beginning Database Design Solutions (Wrox beginning guides). Wrox, 2009.
3. Encyclopedia of Film Genres. English Press, 2012.


Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)   Law for Nurses and Midwives

4. Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide) – Sixth Edition and Agile Practice Guide (ENGLISH). Project Management Institute, 2017.
5. Law for Nurses and Midwives. Churchill Livingston, 2013.

Modern Political Ideologies  Principles of Map Design
6. Modern Political Ideologies. Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
7. Principles of Map Design. The Guilford Press, 2010.

Understanding Spoken English  Undoing Privilege : Unearned Advantage in a Divided World  Working with Library Collections

8. Understanding Spoken English: A Focus on Everyday Language in Context (Understanding Spoken English).
Educational Resources, 2012.
9. Undoing Privilege: Unearned Advantage in a Divided World. Zed Books, 2010.
10. Working with Library Collections: An Introduction for Support Staff. Rowman & Littlefield, 2017.

Are you studying online or off campus? EBSCO eBooks can be read anytime at any internet friendly location, with your TAFE username and password. You can also download them for a two week ‘loan’ to read offline later on your laptop or tablet.

Ask a librarian service


Do you need help?

Ask a Librarian at a TAFE NSW library or online.

Subject of the month – Early Childhood

Flowers grow in a kindergarden so count yourself write with these fingerpaintingly fun resources at TAFE NSW Hunter and Central Coast Libraries.

Birth to Big School with Student Resource Access 12 Months

Book : Birth to big school 

The text emphasises the importance of knowing the traditional domains of development, and links them to the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and the National Quality Standards (NQS) using down-to-earth practical examples.





eBook: Using picture books to enhance children’s social and emotional literacy

This resource for teachers, therapists, counsellors and parents uses well-known children’s literature characters to introduce social-emotional literacy, followed by activities related to emotions. It aims to embed this literacy training into daily school and home activities to increase children’s chances of future success.

TAFE Username and Password required.


Play school weekly themes
This  lists the different themes explored in the show. Click on each theme to find an explanation for the theory behind its use. An 8-10 page pdf document is available which covers each of the 5 days of the theme week.
Australasian journal of early childhood
Published quarterly, AJEC offers evidence-based articles that are designed to impart new information and encourage the critical exchange of ideas among early childhood practitioners, academics and students. AJEC and the AJEC Online Annex issues available at Glendale Library.
TAFE username and password required.




Early childhood is as easy as ABC when you look at our Children’s Services LibGuide. A faculty of resources including DVD’s, e-resources,websites, databases and books is well worth a look.
So don’t play dough’n your best chance for success by visiting your TAFE NSW Hunter & Central Coast Library today!

Subscribe By Email

Get every new post delivered right to your inbox.

Please prove that you are not a robot.

Skip to toolbar