Catalogue and research


Search the Library Catalogue

Search the library catalogue online or at the library.

If you need to know anything about the catalogue, ask the library staff.

Searches can be conducted on the Alice Springs Public Library collection, or on the NT Libraries Network collection as a whole.


Reference services

Are you researching or looking for information on something in particular?

Would you like some help to find the information you need?

The library has a Reference Librarian who can help you.

Requests can be submitted at the library's Information Desk or emailed to


Online research databases

Library members have free access to a wide range of information and services that are usually available only via paid subscription. Collectively, these are called eResources.

Click here to access the Library's eResources.

They are specialised websites and databases on a broad range of subjects, providing high-quality information.

Access is available via Library computers, and if you are a member, you can also view these from anywhere you have internet access.

To use eResources from outside the library, you will need your library card number and PIN.

For more information, please call the Library on (08) 8950 0555 or ask at the library's Information Desk.