Melbourne and Ballarat Campuses closed: 29 September – AFL Grand Final!

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Is your team in the grand final?  Are you going to get some meat pies and watch? Melbourne and Ballarat campuses are closed Friday 29 September as Victoria gets ready for the big match on Saturday 30th September. All other campuses and libraries are open for you to access: our eResources - ...

Guykuda Mununggurr’s Yolngu Angel

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

ACU Melbourne Campus Library is proud to announce that it has Guykuda Mununggurr's Yolngu Angel on display in the foyer.  The medium is natural ochre on wood with string. Guykuda Mununggurr comes from a family lineage of great authority, and is the great-grandson of famous Djapu clan elder and ‘King of ...

Melbourne Library closed Tuesday 3 November

Monday, October 26th, 2015

Melbourne Cup Day is one of Australia’s most popular social and racing events and is a public holiday in Melbourne. The Melbourne Campus and Melbourne library is closed on Tuesday 3 November. All other campuses and libraries are open! our eResources - ebooks, articles - find them through databases or through your favourite subject ...

Mary Glowrey building and exhibition, Melbourne

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

The newly redeveloped Mary Glowrey Building at ACU's Melbourne campus was officially named and blessed on Friday 27 March by His Grace, The Most Reverend Denis Hart DD, Archbishop of Melbourne, with Vice-Chancellor Professor Greg Craven. As part of the renovations, the Melbourne Raheen Library now has a shared permanent exhibition ...

Stamp out Stress day

Friday, October 24th, 2014

      It was Stamp out Stress day on the Melbourne Campus on Tuesday 21 October. There were lots of activities on Campus to help student de-stress as the end of semester and as exams approach including a mini pet party, cooking demonstrations by Nutrition Australia, spontaneous clay sculpting, canine cuddles, massage, ...

Recognise this @ Melbourne

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

On Friday October 17th in St. Mary of the Cross Square on the Melbourne Campus, a large street art project was launched. 20 ACU and RMIT students have posters of their faces up on a wall as part of Recognise This’s Paste Up, to show their support for constitutional recognition ...

The Nolan Children’s Book Collection: a special collection of children’s literature

Monday, July 14th, 2014

The Nolan Children’s Book Collection includes approximately 4,000 volumes of material dating primarily from the 1940s to the 1960s. All material in this collection is catalogued and available via Library Search (library catalogue). The Nolan Collection continues to grow as a result of ongoing donations by John and Grace Nolan. ...

Restricted access to Uni of Melbourne Law School Library: Semester 1 exam season

Monday, May 26th, 2014

From Monday May 26 to Friday, May 31 and Monday June 3 to Friday June 7 access to the Law Library will be restricted to University of Melbourne students only.  "Our students will be asked by a friendly security officer to show their  student ID cards as they enter the ...

Library renovation wins commendation

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

From Woods Bagot, who designed the Melbourne Library renovation comes the news that - The Council of Educational Facility Planners International (CEFPI) Victorian Chapter has awarded a commendation to the Australian Catholic University’s Raheen Library in Category 3 ‘Renovation over AUD 1 million’. "The Library was designed by Woods Bagot with ...

Printmaking Exhibition in Melbourne (ARTS 225)

Friday, August 2nd, 2013

  Following on the success of our Pinhole Camera & Photographic exhibition in the Melbourne Library last year in 2012,  we have another very exciting display from students who have recently completed ARTS225: 2D Studies 3 (Printmaking) in Semester 1 this year. The exhibition pieces have been selected and displayed by ...