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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.

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Soil Science

August 13th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

Soil Science The Soil Science Database offers comprehensive coverage of soil science, agricultural meteorology, irrigation, soil and water management, fertilizers, crop plant-water relation and much more. It contains bibliographic information from 1973 to present. Your comments and feedback are welcome.

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Australian Jazz Real Book

August 4th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

Australian Jazz Real Book The Australian Jazz Real Book is a growing collection of the best Australian jazz tunes.  Featuring over 400 sheets of Australian jazz tunes from Australian composers, it is designed for practising and performing musicians, educators and curriculum designers with the opportunity to integrate Australian Jazz into music curricula.  The idea of [...]

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BuildingGreen Suite

July 14th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

BuildingGreen Suite Website with databases to help building-industry professionals design and build construction projects that minimize ecological impact and maximize economic performance. Includes access to Environmental building news articles, lists for GreenSpec products and specification guidelines, and detailed project case studies of high-performance buildings.

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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 [...]

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New Resource – Global Plants

March 25th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

The Library is now providing access to JSTOR’s Global Plants. Global Plants is a community-contributed database that features more than two million high resolution plant type specimen images and other foundational materials from the collections of hundreds of herbaria around the world. It’s content is relevant to research and teaching in botany, ecology, and conservation [...]

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New Resource – Modern Genocide : Understanding Causes and Consequences

March 14th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

New Resource – Modern Genocide : Understanding Causes and Consequences This database presents comprehensive information and unique insights into modern genocide, focusing on the beginning of the 20th century to the present day – includes Armenia (1915), Bosnia (1992-1995), Cambodia (1975-1979), Darfur (2003-2006), East Timor (1975-1999), Guatemala (1981-1983), the Holocaust (1941-1945), Kurdistan (1988), Namibia (Herero, [...]

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Watch the new UNSW Library videos online

February 26th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News

Welcome to the UNSW Library.  The library buildings can be found at multiple locations, but our biggest location is online.  These new videos are designed to help you start finding what you need for your assignments, and navigate our services. Get Started. This whirlwind tour tells you all you need to know to get started [...]

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New room booking system

October 17th, 2013 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The Library has upgraded our study room and media booth booking system.  We’ve made it easier for you to reserve a room online and from your mobile device. If you want to reserve a room for any date after 3 November 2013 please use this link Under the new system, you are able to reserve up to 2 x 1-hour bookings per [...]

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Extended hours for COFA Library

September 17th, 2013 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The UNSW College of Fine Arts Library is trialling extended weekday opening hours.  From Monday 30 September 2013  to Friday 22 November 2013, COFA Library will be open from 8.00am to 8.30pm Monday to Friday, with Library staff available to assist between 8.00am and 7.00pm each day.  Saturday opening hours remain unchanged.  Please check the UNSW Library website for a complete [...]

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