Joondalup Library reference collection

Short-term loans from the Reference Collection

From March 2020 the majority of the Reference Collection will be available for short-term loans of one week, adding nearly 6,000 additional volumes to the adult non-fiction available for loan.

What is held in the reference collection?

The Joondalup Library reference collection is located on the lower ground floor of Joondalup Library. It has a comprehensive collection of materials that covers all areas of interest including extensive resources on Western Australia.

Much of the collection is suitable for students from late-primary onward, and some resources are also suitable for younger children.

The collection includes the following items:

  • Reference books
  • Specialist journals and magazines
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries
  • ATAR/WACE resources including study guides and past exam papers and solutions
  • Local, national and international newspapers
  • Maps, atlases and street directories

Staff are available to assist with academic and personal enquiries.