Online learning

Life Online learning  

Online resources for children, young people and adults to continue learning from your home.

Online HSC resources at Ku-ring-gai Library

Ku-ring-gai library provides access to online HSC resources through our online databases on our elibrary page 

You must be a member of the library to access these databases. You can sign up online and receive a temporary membership number. Once you have your number, you can search the online databases for Higher School Certificate resources.

Please contact library staff if you need help with any of these databases on 9424 0120 or

State Library NSW

HSC resources

Online databases

Online databases – access to more than 50 databases and resources


Elibrary for movies, ebooks, audio books, digital magazines, comics and music, documentaries and films 

Lessons in Nature

Lessons in nature a new K-6 website to support local teachers and students. The site contains a range of nature-based lessons linked to the curriculum. There are a variety of themes that focus on what is happening in the natural world. There are tasks that students can complete both inside and out and with or without adult supervision. Created by Brad Crossman from Hornsby-Ku-ring-gai Network for Environmental and Sustainability Teachers (NEST)

University of Tasmania

Preventing Dementia online course - offering university-quality education about the latest research in dementia risk and protective factors. The free course provides an opportunity to engage with the perspectives of a global community, without requiring exams or assignments.

TAFE - Covid – 19 fee-free* online short courses

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, TAFE NSW, in conjunction with the NSW Government, is offering a number of fee-free* short courses that can be completed in just days or weeks, offering practical skills and experiences across a range of industries.

If you’re considering a new direction, why not explore some of the fee-free* short courses as well as learn more about our Mature Age Scholarships, Destination Australia Scholarships and Women in Business program, among many others.

Please check eligibility criteria.