HSC help

To help you study for the HSC, Cumberland library offers online access to textbooks, study guides, previous exam papers and tutorial help.

Online databases

Online databases provide up to date encyclopaedic information that is exclusive to libraries.

You will need your Library card number to access some of these resources at home.

Board of Studies

Visit the official NSW Board of Studies website for all NSW Syllabuses and past School Certificate and Higher School Certificate papers.

CSU – HSC Library Resource Guide

The CSU HSC Library Resource Guidefor senior secondary students offers resources, information and advice to help you prepare for your HSC. It includes:

  • Links to past exams and study guides
  • Free online resources for each year 12 subject or stream
  • Free resources for a wide range of subjects

State Library


  • Studiosity allows students to connect with qualified tutors online using the Library’s public computers or at home using their own computer.

  • Get help with homework, assignments, projects and exam revision. You will need to enter your Library membership number for access. You can access Studiosity between 3.00pm and 10.00pm on school days only.