As of January 2017, AustLit contains more than 87,000 records with links to full-text resources.
AustLit is, however, primarily a bibliographical database rather than a full-text database: all of our more than 885,000 work records include a comprehensive bibliographical record, but not all include the full text of the work.
As a general rule, AustLit links to the following types of full-text works:
You can limit your searches on AustLit to only return works with full text available, by using the Advanced Search page, available through the 'Search' tab. Tick the 'Full text available' box under 'Work' on the right-hand side of the page:
If a work isn't available in full text on AustLit, it may be available through other resources to which you have access.