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Get study smart for your HSC with City of Ryde Libraries!

State Library of New South Wales Resources


Information and featured content for each of your subjects; help online and onsite; resources you can use at home, and research guides that bring together resources relevant to particular subjects.

Search and discover resources

Online workshops for HSC students researching for History Extension major projects, English Extension 1 and 2 works, or Society & Culture Personal Interest Projects. Find out how to access free online resources, and ways of searching to get better search results that save time in the process.

Research Guides

Free research guides for HSC subjects as well as for a range of general topics.

Find Legal Answers

Free legal information that can be useful for Legal Studies students, such as research and court cases. Offered by State Library of New South Wales.

Other Online Resources

HSC Collection

City of Ryde Libraries offers a large collection of HSC study guides. Collections are available at all library branches and can be borrowed for 1 week, up to 8 HSC collection items per card. They can be reserved through our online catalogue. No renewals for HSC collection items.

Student Guide

Provides a general guide for students that includes resources and other useful information.

Past HSC Exam Papers

Access past HSC exam papers for each course, with marking guidelines and HSC marking feedback.

Charles Sturt University HSC Library Resource Guide

This guide offers resources, information and advice that will help you during preparation for the HSC.