Research data in Research Bank

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Do you know that you can find datasets within ACU Research Bank? Social Work Lecturer and Researcher Dr Jean Burke has compiled a dataset of online media reports from Tanzania about issues facing people with albinism, with the assistance of liaison librarian, Maureen O’Brien, and social work placement students, Emmanuel ...

Open Access Week: 19-25 October ‘Open for collaboration’

Saturday, October 17th, 2015

It's Open Access Week, but what does that mean?? This infographic may help. Check out our library OA subject guide also!

Feast Day of Saint Edith Stein: Patron Saint of Research

Friday, August 7th, 2015

This Sunday, 9 August is celebrated as the Feast Day of St Edith Stein, who is the ACU Patron Saint of Research. A brilliant philosopher and academic who stopped believing in God when she was 14. Edith Stein was so captivated by reading the autobiography of St Teresa of Avila that ...

On trial: additional modules in SAGE Research Methods

Monday, May 4th, 2015

ACU Library already subscribes to SAGE Research Methods Online (SRM), but this trial is for Cases and Datasets, which are new components in the SAGE Research Methods suite of products. What are SAGE Research Methods Cases? "SAGE Research Methods Cases (SRMC) is a collection of case studies of real social research that faculty ...

On trial: SAGE Research Methods Cases

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

ACU Library already subscribes to SAGE Research Methods Online (SRM), but this trial is for Cases, which is a new component on the SAGE Research Methods platform. What are SAGE Research Methods Cases? "SAGE Research Methods Cases (SRMC) is a collection of over 350 case studies of real social research that faculty ...

Feast Day of Saint Edith Stein: Patron Saint of Research 9 August

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

The 9 August is celebrated as the Feast Day of St Edith Stein, who is the ACU Patron Saint of Research. A brilliant philosopher and academic who stopped believing in God when she was 14. Edith Stein was so captivated by reading the autobiography of St Teresa of Avila that she ...

Scopus Young Researcher Awards 2014: deadline extended to 9th June

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

The Scopus Young Researcher Awards are part of an Elsevier global initiative to recognise outstanding young scientists and researchers in Australasia who have made significant contributions in their areas of research. If you are: Under 40 years of age as of 1st July 2014 An Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident Currently ...

New: Australian Directory of Philanthropy Online

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

ACU Library now provides on campus access to the Australian Directory of Philanthropy Online. The Australian Directory of Philanthropy Online contains: over 300 entries from grantmaking organisations & corporate funders instructions on how to apply for grants including grantseeking tips and tricks Note - we can only provide access to this directory on campus. Image ...

Scopus: Young Researcher Awards 2014

Monday, April 28th, 2014

The Scopus Young Researcher Awards are part of an Elsevier global initiative to recognise outstanding young scientists and researchers in Australasia who have made significant contributions in their areas of research. If you are: Under 40 years of age as of 1st July 2014 An Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident Currently ...

Keep it clever and sign the petition

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Please sign the petition to keep Australia clever. Universities Australia has recently launched a campaign "Keep it clever". Why? "Our universities give us so many reasons to be proud. Not only do they deliver the highly skilled graduates our economy needs to prosper, their research and innovation has helped put Australia on ...