Most of the books about Biomes/Ecology/Environments/Habitats are in the 577 section of the Non-fiction shelves.
To find a specific Australian biome, check this list:
Australian Bush/Grassland/Woodland 577.4
Australian Coast/Marine environment 577.51
Australian Deserts 577.54
Australian Rainforests 577.34
Australian Cities/Urban environment 919.4
There is a lot of material available on the Internet therefore it is important to use effective search techniques to find the right material to suit your needs.
Decide on your Search terms. Try Ecology - Australia or Environment - Australia or Biome - Australia
Or be more specific. Try Deserts - Australia, Rainforests - Australia, Coastal areas - Australia, Bush - Australia, Woodlands - Australia
Weblinks Online is a database of websites that you can use as a starting point before you venture into the wider web.
Access Weblinks Online from the Access It Homepage: http://www.weblinksresearch.com.au/login/
You will need a login and password to access Weblinks Online. See the Resource Centre staff.
Click on these web-sites for information on deserts, rainforests, coasts, cities and bushland.
Check out the Australian Habitats series of books, on Deserts, Oceans, and Rainforests. All available from the Resource Centre.
Check out the series of books, titled A land of diversity which includes Australia's deserts, Australia's rainforests and Australia's waterways. All are available from the Resource Centre.