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Library Webs Search
The Library Webs database contains 1,000s of links curated by librarians and classified into topics.
Select the subject you are researching from the left hand column under Categories. A list of Topics will load. Choose a topic which best fits your search.
FOR THIS TOPIC: select the Australian History category and then select Australia: Federation.
This is a National Library of Australia Site which contains information about the events leading up to Australia's Federation.
Click on the link above and select the Primary Icon. Search for information using the keyword: federation.
Constitution of a Nation
"The Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act 1900 (UK) is the most important document for the modern nation of Australia."
This site gives you access to some quick facts about our journey to Federation.
Make sure you look up the meaning of new words.