Technical problems with MyiLibrary eBooks

Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with MyiLibrary eBooks. Our IT department is working on the issue and we will update you once the platform is back up. We apologise for any inconvenience.  

FIXED TUESDAY 20 June. Problems with some ebook titles :(

Friday, June 17th, 2016

We are currently having issues with some ebooks... If you find an ebook when you are searching in Library Search, and then follow the link through to Ebook Library, you will not get to the book :( Solution!! You can get to the book another way right now...go to Ebook Library directly and ...

You asked for more fiction: response to your survey comments

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

In our recent survey you asked us for more fiction books - "More fiction and new release books", "Some fictional books for leisure reading", "More recreational e-reading books please." Did you know that most campus libraries have some print novels located around 820 in the shelves. They often have small “book ...

New Ebrary Online Reader

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Ebrary has a new online reader, so if you are used to using Ebrary eBooks, you'll see changes. The new Ebrary Online Reader was developed with extensive input from researchers. The user experience features: Clearer user permissions and information on ebooks for patrons - when you are looking at a book online you ...

Cengage Learning and EBL eTextbook Pilot is now live

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

ACU Library is participating in this pilot & we have purchased 3 copies of each of the 7 titles - which means that we have a 9 concurrent user license for each title. This is a first step to gather valuable information about the performance of eTextbooks in libraries. In collaboration with ...

Experiencing the World Cup

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

We can't get you to the World Cup, but we can link you to ebooks all about the football, soccer, and the World Cup. ACU Library has recently has recently purchased the following World Cup-y titles through our Recreational reading collection... Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: A Cultural Analysis of Manchester ...

Can’t get to The World Cup?

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

We can't get you there either, but we can link you to ebooks all about the football, soccer, and the World Cup. ACU Library has recently has recently purchased the following World Cup-y titles through our Recreational reading collection.... Standing on the Shoulders of Giants: A Cultural Analysis of Manchester United Everything You Ever ...

On trial: Business E-books Online from Alexander Street Press

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

We have Business E-books Online available as a trial until 31 May. What does this mean? We are reviewing this resource, but need your help. We'd like you to take a look and then send us your feedback via the quick online feedback form. 'Business E-books Online is an online database that ...

New: Knowledge Unlatched

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Knowledge Unlatched is a collection of 28 scholarly titles covering general interest topics such as literature, history, media, communication, and international affairs. Titles include: Aging gracefully in the Renaissance, Governing failure, Human rights and democracy, The ethics of armed conflict, Understanding the global energy crisis ... with several of the titles looking useful for Core Curriculum studies. Knowledge ...

St Patrick’s Day Events @ Melbourne and some Irish eBooks!

Sunday, March 16th, 2014

Celebrate the Feast Day of the Melbourne campus on Monday 17th March 2014 - St Patrick's Day! Free lunch at St Mary of the Cross Square! Enjoy the great activities planned while supporting some great causes. Don't forget to wear something green!!   And why not discover all things Irish this St Patrick’s Day ...