HSC and youth library resources

View our events for HSC students

The State Library of Victoria will be holding free online Teen writing workshops from February to June 2024.

HSC research database

It is easy to access these online resources – all you need is your Library card number and PIN/password. Not a member? Join today

We subscribe to many high-quality databases, giving you access to thousands of authoritative journals, articles and images on a wide range of topics. Browse our assignments and research databases.

Further resources 

Chatswood Youth Centre

The Chatswood Youth Centre provides information, recreational spaces and referral services for all young people aged 12-18 years.

Library eBooks and eAudiobooks in Libby by Overdrive, Borrowbox and indyreads

We have a large collection of digital books for your listening or reading pleasure available. Browse our collection.

NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA)

Browse past HSC exam papers (with marking guidelines and feedback). You can also access the HSC Hub resources to help with exam preparation.

Reading for leisure - Good Reading magazine

An online magazine for young adults focusing on books and reading! It is full of writing, artwork, poetry, book reviews, films, music and so much more. If you are aged 12-19 you can send Good Reading for young adults your stuff to be published!

State Library of New South Wales (SLNSW)

Access a wealth of study support through the SLNSW HSC portal which you can access with your Willoughby City Library card. The SLNSW also often have online HSC seminars you can attend – check their What’s on page for bookings.