eResources Consortium 

The purpose of the eResources Consortium is to secure access to commercial electronic information resources for consortium members. These resources include full-text journals, local and international newspapers, ebooks and databases.

Find out more about eresources in NSLA libraries.


The Consortium:

  • simplifies licensing arrangements
  • improves cost benefits for member libraries
  • explores opportunities for making electronic products more widely available to all Australians, regardless of where they live

Working group members

  • Libby Cass, National Library of Australia (project manager)
  • Andrew Black, State Library of Western Australia
  • Matthew Burless, Libraries ACT
  • AnnMaree Darke, State Library of Queensland
  • Margaret Malpas, LINC Tasmania
  • Di Markham, State Library of South Australia
  • Barbara Patison, State Library of Western Australia
  • Lisa Peddey, State Library of Victoria
  • Bridget Scott, LINC Tasmania
  • Sean Volke, State Library of New South Wales
  • Patricia Whalan, Northern Territory Library

Contact the Consortium


National Library of Australia
ATTN: The Convenor
NSLA eResources Consortium
Resource Sharing Division
Parkes Place ACT 2600


CAUL/NSLA joint principles for access to electronic resources

National and State Libraries Australasia, and the Council of Australian University Librarians. August 2013