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eResources - Subject Specific Databases

Online access to eBooks, eVideos, encyclopedias, journals, newspapers, Australian Standards, TAFE Exam Papers and other databases

Subject Specific Databases - Quick Links

Password required - use your TAFE username and password.

Do you need help? -  Ask a Librarian to show you how to use the databases.

Tip:  For more information and user guides, see the separate boxes on this page.

ANATOMY TV - by Primal Pictures

Anatomy TV - 3D Human Anatomy - medically accurate and detailed 
3D graphic renderings of human anatomy.

Modules include:  Anatomy & Physiology | Therapy – Acupuncture, Anatomy Trains, Hand Therapy | Functional Anatomy - Sports Injuries, Yoga, Resistance Training | Quizzes and Activities

Password required - use your TAFE username and password.  

Please ensure you use the LOG OFF button to end your session or you may not be able to login again until after the time out period (default time out is 15 minutes).

June 2017 New interface for Anatomy TV - guides below - skip Logging In/Getting Started sections

MIMS Online

MIMS Online incorporates data from MIMS abbreviated and full medicines information, product images and consumer medicines information, thus offering convenient access to essential information for prescription and non-prescription medicines.


TAFE username and password required for access

Need help? Try the Help and FAQs available at MIMS Online.


Provides access to ChemWatch FFX, which includes Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and chemical databases.

Local password required - contact library.

Staff can access local passwords via Intranet.

PlantFile Online

PlantFile Online contains detailed information on more than 3000 plants, 20,000+ images of plants, insects & diseases.

Password required - use your TAFE username and password.

Tip: Works best with Google Chrome or other non IE browsers

Extra features - Personal storage, quiz, myPlantFile and printing: After logging in through the link above, you can create a personal account free of charge. Click on Subscribe - and fill in the form. An email will be sent to verify your account. 
Watch the video tutorials below:

1 - Registration, Saving plants to a file and the Quiz

2 - Adding your own plants, User Data Input

Water Directorate resources

Logo of the Water Directorate The Water Directorate is an association that provides technical information to member councils in NSW local government areas on water and sewerage operations.

Access Water Directorate resources

Conditions of use: Access is restricted to current TAFE NSW students and staff. These resources cannot be downloaded and used for purposes other than study. They cannot be used in your workplace or for other purposes than educational use. To obtain access to these resources for non-educational use, please contact the Water Directorate.