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Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

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Are you a library lover?

Monday, February 13th, 2012

14 February is Valentine's Day, but did you know it is also......Library Lovers Day   Are you a library lover? What do you love about your library? What can we do to make you love us more? [Library Lovers Day is an initiative of ALIA. ALIA is the Australian Library and Information Association, the ...

Student’s tax claim upheld by High Court ….

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

in the newspaper today. "A young Melbourne woman’s quest for a better tax return four years ago has culminated in a landmark High Court judgement today that could cost the federal government millions of dollars" Read the full story here.

In the land of larks and heroes….

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

A book reflecting on the life and legacy of Mary MacKillop, "In the land of larks and heroes: Australian Reflections on St Mary MacKillop", was launched last Friday at Australian Catholic University’s (ACU) Canberra campus. Featuring a foreword by the Governor-General Quentin Bryce AM, the collection of ...

Social Justice Sunday – this Sunday

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Social Justice Sunday is celebrated on Sunday 26 September. The Australian Catholic Bishops Conference produce a statement and resources for secondary teachers and for the liturgy. The 2010 message and resources concern -  Violence in Australia - a message of peace. The Statement speaks about violence at all levels – at ...

Stay Smart Online

Monday, July 12th, 2010

With the recent news hubbub regarding Facebook privacy and Internet scams, we thought you might be interested in the Australian Government’s new publication Protecting Yourself Online: What Everyone Needs to Know. It covers topics such as identity theft, privacy concerns, secure financial transactions and exposure to offensive content. Also check out ...

New recommender service being trialed now!

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

The library is trialing a new service called bX Recommender. What does it do? When you search for journal articles in our databases, it can recommend other scholarly articles on the same topic, based on global usage data. It is like Amazon’s "customers who bought this item also bought..." service. How do I use ...

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Friday, May 21st, 2010

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