New resources & current trials

Off-campus access to the trials and databases

Licensing restrictions limit database access to University of Tasmania students and staff.


Current trials


aBloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies provides highly structured and original content, users can easily study and compare countries through six key education levels: early childhood education, childhood, youth, primary education, secondary education, and higher education.

Combined with eBooks, articles, and helpful research tools, students can study and build an understanding of education systems, policies, and the nature of childhood and youth experience in different countries throughout the world.

Trial Ends: 11th May 2019



Computer Science - Find out more

Computer Science Explorer offers unlimited access to eTextbooks in the Computer Science field. To access: register using your @utas.edu.au email address.



Trial ends: 30th June 2019



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Benchmark is free daily Bulletin listing of 60 second executive summaries from a choice of today's Decisions of Superior Courts of Australia,  published by AR Conolly & Co. Lawyers, Sydney.



New resources



ClickView provides access to thousands of videos for higher and further education. It contains: Over 2000 video titles from around the world; as well as easy access to current and contextual recordings from 18 Australian free-to-air TV channels. Further information on the streaming subject guide.



Medical Journal of Australia is the official journal of the Australian Medical Association. The library now has access to past issues from 1914 to 1997, complimenting the current access from 1996+.


All University of Tasmania staff and students now have online access to The Australian and The Mercury.

Visit the newspaper subject guide to set up your account.

Please ensure that you read the terms and conditions prior to subscribing.


Academic Video Online


Academic Video Online delivers more than 64,000 titles spanning a wide range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counselling, film, health, history, music, and more. Curated for the educational experience, the depth of content and breadth of content-types (such as documentaries, films, demonstrations, etc.) in Academic Video Online makes it a useful resource for all types of patrons.


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Over 16,700 films now available to view via Kanopy. Stream the films anytime, anywhere on your preferred devices.