Young Adult Services

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Young Adult Services

 The City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre offers a range of services for young adults.

Specialised Young Adult Area

The YA (Young Adult) area is the place for teens in the library. Specially reserved for young adults, there is ample space with tables, chairs and bean bags for students to either study or relax in. City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre is a Free WiFi Hotzone. No password is required to access the service. The area also features an xBox Kinect for teens to play and unwind after school. A selection of games are available from staff at the front counter, along with headsets to minimize disturbance to other library users. Bring along a group of friends or use the space alone!

Young Adult Library Materials

Our YA area is packed full of library materials suitable for our young adult library members. Collection includes:

eLibrary Digital Resources

In addition to the collection available in the library, we also have specialised Young Adult Digital Library Resources.

Books and Audiobooks:

City of Vincent OverDrive For Kids and Teens

Western Australia Public Libraries Digital Media Collection for Kids and Teens

Bolinda Borrowbox Young Adult Collection

Magazines:

Zinio Magazines

For instructions on how to use these services, see our main eLibrary Digital Resources page.

Online Study Resources

The following online study resources are available for use by our library members:

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Aussie-Driver.com

Aussie-Driver.com is a website for Australian learners who want to practice their skills before taking their Driver Knowledge Test. The site provides practice tests for every Australian state.

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Britannica Library

An excellent resource for students, parents and teachers. Britannica Library can be searched according to the users' particular age group ensuring results are suitable for all stages of learning.

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CliffsNotes

An American based website but useful to students everywhere! CliffsNotes study guides are written by real teachers and professors, so no matter what you're studying, CliffsNotes can ease your homework headaches and help you score high on exams.

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Duolingo

Duolingo is the world's most popular way to learn a language. It's 100% free, fun and science-based. Practice online or on the apps!

SuperSummary

In-depth study guides written by experienced teachers, professors, and literary scholars for a wide range of fiction and non-fiction titles.