Talking newspapers & magazines!

Text-to-speech options are now available on two of the library’s full-text online databases. Online newspaper & magazine database – Australian & New Zealand Reference Centre – and business & finance database – Business Source Elite–  both from EBSCO Publishing, now allow you to have the articles read aloud to you..

All full-text articles in HTML format, can now be spoken aloud in your choice of an American, a British or, most importantly, an Australian accent.

It’s like having someone reading the magazine to you. Try The New Yorker magazine or  The Australian Women’s Weekly  for starters. Hundreds of other magazines, journals and newspapers, in full-text, are also available on the two databases.

Access Australian & New Zealand Reference Centre and Business Source Elite via the Library’s website on the Online databases page. You will need to enter your library card number.


Lawley

Author: Lawley

Technology Coordinator for Cockburn Libraries.  Most recent reads: Gotham / Nick Earls -- The Life and Death of Sophie Stark / Anna North -- Universal Harvester / John Darnielle -- The handmaid's tale / Margaret Atwood.

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