Need help finding information? Looking for an answer to a particular question? We help groups, individuals, students and businesses find the right information to answer their most difficult questions. 


Search our catalogue for items held at any of our branches as well as in our eBook collections. Search by title, author or subject.

Ask a Librarian

This service allows you to submit online enquiries to our librarians, who can provide answers to factual questions or suggest resources that will help you find what you need.

Family History

The Local Studies Library specialises in Australian family history resources and has a range of material dealing specifically with the Hunter Valley.


If you are undertaking research on a topic and require current, reliable information then using journal articles may be for you.