Canberra Library Closed for Family and Community Day: Monday 25 September

September 21, 2017 – 8:29 am
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Canberra Library will be closed on Monday 25 September 2017 for Family and Community Day.

All other campuses and libraries are open for you to access:

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On trial: Harvard Research in International Law & Hague Academy Collected Courses Online

September 20, 2017 – 12:40 pm
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The Library has  two new trials active until 31 December 2017

Harvard Research in International Law

This collection includes access to the reprint of The Harvard Research in International Law as well as Contemporary Analysis and Appraisal. It also includes links to law review articles from within the Law Journal Library that are written by the contributors to the Harvard Research in International Law.

Hague Academy Collected Courses Online

This collection includes the complete archive of collected courses dating back to their inception in 1923, twelve periodic indexes, plus the official publications from the Workshops organized by the Academy.

Check out these and other new and on trial resources via the Library A-Z Databases list.

Please have a look and let us know what you think by completing our feedback form.

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FIXED! Library Search

September 6, 2017 – 1:39 pm
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The disruption to library services has now been resolved.

Many apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Thank you for your patience.

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Library Search

September 6, 2017 – 1:26 pm
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We are currently experiencing disruptions to Library Search.

Engineers are currently working to resolve the service interruption and we will keep you posted.

Many apologies for any inconvenience caused.

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On trial: ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Korea Times

September 5, 2017 – 4:04 pm
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The Library has ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Korea Times on trial until 3 October 2017

Offering coverage from 1956-2016, this historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.

Check out this and other new and on trial resources via the Library A-Z Databases list.

Please have a look and let us know what you think by completing our feedback form.

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Visit us on Open Day!

August 31, 2017 – 2:51 pm
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There are just two Open Days left this year, and we’d love to see you there.

Libraries are the heart of a university campus. That’s why we are extending an invitation for you to visit us as part of your Open Day experience.

Come in and check out our spaces and collections, and ask our staff any questions you might have about using the Library while you study.

Check out the details below to find the best time to visit us. We can’t wait to see you there.

North Sydney, Saturday 2 September

  • Open Day hours: 8.30am-2.30pm
  • Library open: 9am-5pm

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Strathfield 9 September

  • Open Day hours: 8.30am-2.30pm
  • Library open: 8.30am-5pm
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North Sydney Library staff excited for Open Day

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Potential downtime: Journals@Ovid

August 28, 2017 – 4:10 pm
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Due to scheduled maintenance of Journals@Ovid, you may experience a brief interruption in service, of no more than 30 minutes, between 12am Tuesday 29 August and 4am Thursday 31 August.

Our other databasesjournals and subject guides will still be available through Library website.

Apologies for any inconvenience.

Have a question? Contact us! 24/7 chat operates throughout semester.

Library scheduled maintenance: Monday 28 August

August 25, 2017 – 9:30 am
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There may be disruption to some Library services and resources between 8.20 and 9.20am Monday 7 August due to regular maintenance. We recommend saving your work regularly.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Thank you for your patience as we improve Library services.

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Assignments are easier with help from the Library

August 24, 2017 – 9:30 am
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When you’re working on assignments, there is no better place to start than at the Library.

With group projects and assessments coming up we know this time of semester can be stressful, but we’re here to make it easier for you.

Whether you want to borrow a textbook, find an article online or just sit somewhere quiet and study, we have everything you need to help you do your best.

Check out our top tips for using the Library during assignment time, and get ready to succeed this semester.

  • Get started with our Subject GuidesThese online guides have been put together by our expert Librarians to help you find the most useful resources for your subject.
  • Use Library Search and our extensive list of databases to find books, ebooks and journal articles on your topic.
  • Download EndNote to manage your references and avoid the last-minute rush to write your reference list.
  • Book a group study room up to two weeks in advance, so you always have somewhere to sit with your group and work on that project.
  • Contact us in person, online or over the phone and our friendly staff will be happy to help. With 24/7 chat and SMS during semester, we’re always here to answer your questions.

University can be tough, but the Library makes it easy. Visit us today.

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Downtime: EBL and Ebook Central Sunday 27 August

August 23, 2017 – 10:17 am
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The EBL and Ebook Central databases will be down for maintenance on Saturday 26 August.

This will occur between approximately 5am-7am AEST.

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