Reference and Enquiry Services
You are welcome to ring or visit the library for assistance in accessing information within the resources of the library.
AV Previewing Facilities
Because there is an extensive range of audiovisual resources the
library provides viewing and listening facilities to allow previewing
Internet and Databases
Internet and database access is available for library members. Our databases focus on theology and education.
The Library subscribes to:
EBSCOHost - Religion and Philosophy Collection - Available from home or at the library
RMIT - A+ Education - Available from home, at your school or at the library
Databases accessible from home requires a user id and password, which is available to library members by calling the Catholic Library.
When accessing A+ Education from your school or at the library, no login is require
Details are available to library members by calling the Catholic Library.
School and Parish Services
Teacher and Catechists
Teacher and Catechist resources are available for the Religious Education Program in Catholic schools; when browsing the shelves these resources are denoted by the REU label on their cover.
When using the library catalogue online, click on the 'Reading Lists' link in the left column, then scroll down to the 'REU' section to view the current categories.
To access items in that category, use the mouse the highlight the desired category, then click on the 'OK' button. The list of items will be displayed on the library catalogue online.
Advanced Booking for Teachers and Catechists
Teachers and Catechists may advance book library resources online to support their teaching program. Resources can be delivered to the schools via Catholic Education WA Courier Service.
To organise an advanced booking for items please phone 08 6380 5372 or email email@example.com.
Catholic Education WA Courier Service (Schools Only)
School staff may ask to borrow directly from the Library or to use the
courier service which operates each week of the school term. Usually,
items will be delivered and collected on Fridays.
School staff and Catechist groups are welcome to book an orientation
visit to the library to hear about our resources and services.
Parish Resource Boxes
Parishes in both the metropolitan and country areas are welcome to
request a bulk loan of resources on special topics such as sacraments,
family and parenting, introduction to theology, spirituality, faith
formation and parish management.