Canberra is *feeling*

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Canberra *feels* like celebrating!   This month - to celebrate *feel* in April (the National Year of Reading monthly theme)  - the Canberra campus library has a book display of items relating to the topic *feel*. Particularly lovely is the colourful book  'How are you peeling?: foods with moods' by Saxton Freymann ...

NYR: read @ Brisbane

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

  Just a quick post to show you the National Year of Reading book swap area in the Brisbane campus library. Here Karen and John relax and read. Drop a book off and pick a book up. It's that easy. You can too! Look out for 'book swap' areas in your local campus library.

National Science Week

Friday, August 20th, 2010

This week is National Science Week! To mark the occasion, Banyo has a great science book display in the library. This year, the national project is 2010: The Big Sleep Survey - lie down and be counted!  "Australian sleep researchers from the Centre for Integrated Research and Understanding of Sleep (CIRUS) at the University of ...

Library and Information Week – in Canberra

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

The Canberra Library is looking forward to Library and Information Week 2010. This year’s theme is Access all Areas and we are focusing on the interesting and unusual books found in our Historical Book Collection. The week of celebrations begins with a morning tea for staff and students on Monday 17 May at ...

Anti-Poverty Week

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

This week is Anti-Poverty Week. The main aims of the week are to: Strengthen public understanding of the causes and consequences of poverty and hardship around the world and in Australia; Encourage research, discussion and action to address these problems, including action by individuals, communities, organisations and governments. There is a display of ...

National Literacy and Numeracy Week

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

This week is National Literacy and Numeracy Week, 31 August - 6 September. The theme for this year is 'getting the basics right'. You'll find displays with resources and information in the Brisbane, Strathfield (top floor Education area), Canberra and Melbourne campus libraries. The photo below was taken at the Strathfield campus library. If ...