UNSW Library News

UNSW Library News random header image

Entries Tagged as 'All Library News'

Victorian Popular Culture

October 16th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Victorian Popular Culture, an essential resource for the study of popular entertainment in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This innovative portal invites users into the darkened halls, small backrooms and travelling venues that hosted everything from spectacular shows and bawdy burlesque, to the world of magic and spiritualist séances. Comments and feedback are welcome.

[Read more →]

Tags:

London Low Life : street culture, social reform and the Victorian underworld

October 16th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

London Low Life is a full-text searchable resource relating to 18th, 19th and early 20th century London. In addition to the digital documents, London Low Life contains a wealth of secondary resources, including a chronology, interactive maps, essays, online galleries and links to other useful websites. Comments and feedback are welcome.

[Read more →]

Tags:

American Consumer Culture : market research & American business, 1935-1965

October 16th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

American Consumer Culture : market research & American business, 1935-1965 provides an insight into the American consumer boom of the mid-20th century through access to the complete market research reports of Ernest Dichter, the era’s foremost consumer analyst, market research pioneer and widely-recognized ‘father of motivational research’.  The material covers a wide range of industries [...]

[Read more →]

Tags:

The First World War

October 16th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

The First World War portal showcases a wealth of primary source material for the study of the Great War, complemented by a range of contextual secondary features. The three available modules are Personal experiences Propaganda and Recruitment Visual perspectives and Narratives Comments and feedback are welcome.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Austroads Publications Online

September 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Austroads Publications Online publications provides access to a large range of technical and research reports in PDF. A notification service called Roadwatch sends an email to you alerting you of new products and updates based on your subject selections. Comments and feedback are welcome.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination

September 22nd, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Bates’ Visual Guide to Physical Examination delivers dynamic, clinically oriented, head to toe assessment videos that use interactive OSCE style exercises to prepare students for exams and patient encounters.  The site features more than 8 hours of video content - all evidence based and presented with a patient first approach to the physical exam.  Attention has been [...]

[Read more →]

Tags:

Informit EduTV

September 12th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Informit EduTV is an online TV streaming resource for Australian tertiary institutions. It provides content across a range of learning areas including Business, Economics, Health, History, Indigenous studies, Legal studies, Media studies, Performing arts, Politics, Government, Religious studies, Science, Technology, Society, Culture, Visual arts and design. As well as significant documentaries Informit EduTV also includes several [...]

[Read more →]

Tags:

Oxford Handbooks Online

September 12th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Oxford Handbooks Online publishes original, peer reviewed, research reviews covering the key issues and exploring major debates in the following fourteen disciplines: Archaeology; Business & Management; Classical Studies; Criminology & Criminal Justice; Economics & Finance; History; Law; Linguistics; Literature; Music; Philosophy; Political Science; Psychology and Religion. Comments and feedback are welcome.

[Read more →]

Tags:

After hours return chute is relocating

August 18th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The Main Library’s after hours return chute is relocating from behind the Library to the return chute at the Library’s front entrance on 25 August 2014.  This chute will be open 24/7.  The Library apologises for any inconvenience.

[Read more →]

Tags:

Group study rooms unavailable in Main Library from 1 July 2014 – 30 July 2014

June 19th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

Due to refurbishments in the Main Library, group study rooms will be unavailable for booking from 1 July 2014 to 30 July 2014 and the weekend of 2 & 3 August 2014.  Periodically, some rooms will still be available for use without booking.  There will be various minor building works in other areas of the Library during [...]

[Read more →]

Tags: