Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia

Monday, June 16th, 2014

For an interesting look at the women who occupied leadership positions during the twentieth century in Australia, check out The Encyclopedia of Women and Leadership in Twentieth-Century Australia. The Encyclopedia includes over 600 individual entries, with the focus being on women not already well documented in existing online resources. It is edited ...

New: Religion Past and Present, Encyclopedia of Christianity

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

We now have online access to two quality resources from Brill Online. Religion Past & Present and Encyclopedia of Christianity     Religion Past & Present ..."is a complete, updated English translation of the 4th edition of the definitive encyclopedia of religion worldwide, the peerless Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart (RGG). Including ...

Theatre in Video: a new online resource

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

The Library is very pleased to announce a new streaming video resource, Theatre in Video, from Alexander Street Press. What is is? This great database offers over 250 live-recorded performances of classic and contemporary plays as well as film documentaries. The videos are streamed online (available electronically), meaning you can access them ...

New Resource: Filmakers Library Online

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

The Library is very pleased to announce a new streaming video resource, Filmakers Library Online, from Alexander Street Press. What is is? Filmakers Library Online is a database containing over 700 award-winning documentaries. The videos are streamed online, meaning you can view them at any time, on or off campus. The documentaries cover ...

New Book Referral Database – Complete Connection

Friday, May 13th, 2011

Attention avid book readers, students studying education and education faculty members. The library now has access to Complete Connection as part of our subscription to Global Books in Print. Complete Connection is a tool that can identify fiction and non-fiction books based on similarity to other books as well as by ...

How…do I find resources for my assignment?

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Not sure how and where to start??? "So many resources, so which are the best for me?" ...start with a Subject Guide. Each guide will get you started with: links to books and eBooks key databases - so you can find the best journal articles and conference papers other resources such as professional associations and ...

150th Anniversary Melbourne Cup – resources for education

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

This year is the 150th running of the Melbourne Cup. On this website - Resources for schools -  you will find a range of resources, information and activities  for all Australian schools to celebrate this event and its contribution to Australian life. Information on the *Cup*, the horses, the people, the dressing ...

New Theology Resource

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

The library has just subscribed to the Digital Karl Barth Library on the Alexander Street Press platform. This resource is a collection of works by one of the twentieth century’s most influential theologians; Karl Barth. It features the entire corpus of Barth's Gesamtausgabe and comprises of  more than 40 volumes of ...

Trial – APPI eBooks (American Psychiatric Publishing)

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

Be quick to take advantage of this APPI eBooks trial from the American Psychiatric Publishing Inc. It includes full-text access to eBooks from the psychiatry, mental health and behavioural science fields. Available until 19 May, 2010. Have a look, and let us know if you find it useful.

Trove

Monday, December 7th, 2009

Trove is the National Library of Australia's new single point of access to: books, journals, magazines and articles pictures and photos Australian newspapers (1803-1954) diaries, letters and archives maps music, sound and video archived websites (1996-now) about people and organisations For example - if researching for information on Nellie Melba you will be presented with a range of results including biographies, pictures, ...