YourTutor and Homework Help
The Reference Library can help students from primary school to university with information resources, online resources, tutoring facilities, study areas and research assistance. Many resources are available 24/7 via the library's eLibrary.
yourtutor is an online learning service that connects students over the Internet in real-time to qualified, expert tutors. yourtutor provides individual assistance with homework, assignments, exam preparation and study questions. Students in years four to 12 can connect instantly to tutors for a one-to-one, secure, anonymous and free online tutoring that covers core subjects including English and Writing, Business, Essential Skills, Maths, Science. Suitable for Years 3-12 and there is a TAFE component as well. Available Sunday to Friday, 1.00pm to 10.00pm. For further information contact the Joondalup Reference Library on 9400 4740 or via email. Supported by ECU.
The Reference Library has exam resources for the current year, as well as previous years. Listed below are just a few of the WACE/TEE resources available:
- WACE study and revision guides with worked solutions
- Past exam papers (WACE and TEE)
- Past exam papers with solutions (for selected TEE subjects only).
Please note all study resources listed are available during library opening hours only and are not for loan. For further information please contact the Reference Library on 9400 4740.
Student Study Facilities
The Reference Library has an extensive study area with space for over 60 students. The facilities also include:
- Two designated study rooms for group work
- 24 computers with Internet and email access
- Free Wifi
- Eight Internet computers with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher)
- Printing and copying in black and white or colour up to A3
- Free scanning facilities
- Access to hundreds of full-text online journals, range of encyclopedias and specialist materials on a wide range of topics
- Staff are happy to assist students to find information for their school projects or research assignments.
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Resource Induction Tours
Teachers and classes are very welcome to come for a tour of the Joondalup Reference Library to explore the range of resources and see how the City may be able to help your students.
For further information visit School Connections or contact the City on 9400 4207 or via email.