HSC

We have a new Youth ‘online only’ membership card. Don’t have a library card for wifi logon? Come see the desk staff for a youth online membership card.

No ID required.

 

Yoga/mindfulness session, Fri 12 Oct, 1.30-2.30pm

For all students studying for exams (15-20 years only)

Drop in on the day to Level 2 Conference room.

First in, comfiest dressed! Mats are provided.

 

Exam Conditions Study Space.

Wednesday 3rd, 10th & 17th October, 2.30 – 5pm

Thursday 4th & 11th October, 9.30am – 12noon

For HSC Students only. Exam conditions study space. Total silence. Bags, phones and computers at the front of the room. Heads down, pens up.

Level 2 Conference Room.

 

HSC Happy Hour

Mon 15th, Tues 16th & Wed 17th October, 5-6pm

Book in for a short study break with our adorable calm therapy dog Vega.

Make a booking on the day for a 10 minutes one-on-one with Vega to read aloud to her while giving her some pats. Or talk about things you are studying, or how you are feeling.

 

Keep an eye out for staff handing out vouchers for Café specials throughout the study and exam periods.

 

HSC Resources

 

We constantly update our collection of background reading materials for HSC subjects. Some of our HSC resources -- including, study guides, and criticisms of set texts -- are in our HSC reference collection. The Customer Service Desk can direct you to these items.

 

Online Resources:

 

Board of Studies 

Essential resources for NSW students.

 

Past HSC exam papers

HSC exam papers, with marking guidelines and HSC marking feedback.

 

NSW Students Online

A great source of information for study from Year 10 to the HSC.

 

Bored of Studies

Created by students, for students, Bored of Studies provides current year 12 and year 11 students with resources and support to help them succeed during the HSC and beyond.

 

HSC Edge OnLine

This service offers resources that are designed to provide students with opportunities to optimise their year 11 and 12 scores.

 

The State Library of NSW:  HSC Programs and Resources

Details of what the State Library of NSW has to offer HSC students, including research guides for those studying English and Legal Studies.

 

Stanton Library online resources for research

The library subscribes to high quality databases on your behalf, giving you access to numerous journals, articles and images on a wide range of topics.

This includes ANZ Points of View Reference Centre, which contains a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. With over 100 topics, it provides a basis to develop persuasive arguments and essays, and helps students build a better understanding of controversial issues and increase their analytical thinking skills.

   

WooTube

Mr Eddie Woo is a NSW maths teacher who posts his lessons online. Students all over the world have found his lessons helpful in explaining maths topics.

 

Beyond Blue

Stress, anxiety and feeling down can affect anyone, and in fact happens to a lot of us at some point in our lives. Beyond Blue has information and practical advice a variety of mental health topics.