Subject of the Month – Baking

Rise up and doughnut overcook all you knead and whisk missing out on these sweet resources from TAFE NSW Hunter and Central Coast Libraries.

9781743366264.jpg Book: Poh bakes 100 greats

From comforting tea cakes to exotic adventure bakes, Poh has all your baking need covered beautifully.





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This DVD series includes Disc 1. Baguette to pretzel — Disc 2. Laminated and sweet doughs — Disc 3. Enriched doughs — Disc 4. Quick breads.





Website: All recipes – Bread recipes

No knead to worry about bread and pastry recipes, you can find them all here.


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eBook: Bread baking : an artisan’s perspective

A guide to making artisan breads practically and profitably, Bread baking: an artisan’s perspective includes step-by-step instructions on mixing, fermentation, shaping, proofing and retarding, and baking.

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Oven out your baking kneads using our Baking Libguide.

This online patisserie of goods is available 24/7 for your Bakery related textbooks, magazines, websites and e-resources.



So don’t be flaky, come see us at  your local TAFE NSW Library today!

Subject of the Month – Maritime

Oh buoy! Anchor down to a shore thing and pier into these reely good TAFE NSW Hunter and Central Coast Libraries resources.

Cargo Work : For Maritime Operations - David House

Book: Cargo work for Maritime operations by D.J. House

This book covers general principles and the latest international regulations that affect all cargo work, including cargo types, coverage of roll-on/roll-off cargo handling, containerisation, equipment and offshore supply.

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eBook: Motor engineering knowledge for marine engineers

This key textbook takes into account the varying needs of students studying motor engineering, recognising recent changes to the Merchant Navy syllabus and current pathways to a sea-going engineering career, including National diplomas, Higher National Diploma and degree courses. Please see Database passwords sheet for eBook Collection- Hunter TAFE Collection login.

Website: The Nautical Institute

The Nautical Institute is an international representative body for maritime professionals involved in the control of sea-going ships.
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Magazine: IMO news

​IMO News, the official magazine of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), is an essential part of the maritime press, keeping readers up to date with the activities of the organization, including international conferences and important measures  being discussed or adopted.


Making waves is our oar-inspiring Maritime studies LibGuide.
The one stop shop available 24/7 for all your Maritime related textbooks, magazines, websites and e-resources.

Whether you come port or starboard be sure to visit your local TAFE NSW Library today!

Subject of the month: Art

Paint the town red with new and mindblowing resources available at Hunter and Central Coast TAFE NSW Libraries :

Vitamin P3

Book: Vitamin P3 

A central pillar of artistic practice, painting also has enduring appeal, dominating the art market. Vitamin P3 takes the conversation forward, spotlighting more than 100 outstanding artists who are engaging with – and pushing the boundaries of – the medium of paint.




Culture Hunter

Website: Culture Hunter

Culture Hunter is the online arts directory and information hub for the Lower Hunter region. Produced by Octapod since 2006, Culture Hunter is your portal into the creative community of the Hunter.



Peggy Guggenheim : art addictDVD: Peggy Guggenheim : art addict

Filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland examines the life of Peggy Guggenheim, the wealthy socialite who amassed a world-class collection of modern European and American art. Includes recently discovered audio tapes of interviews between Guggenheim and her biographer Jacqueline Weld.




Art & ArchitectureDatabase : Art & Architecture Complete

More than 730 academic journals, magazines and trade publications and an image collection of over 64,000 images. The database has been designed for use by art scholars, artists, designers and students.

                                                          TAFE Username and Password required.                                                                                  USE CHROME TO ACCESS.

Art Monthly Australasia

Magazine : Art Monthly Australasia 

Publication Date: 10 editions per year





Last but not least the Art LibGuide which has been developed to help students find information for their art course. This guide will direct students to relevant online databases and online sources of information; as well as books and DVDs that are available for loan.