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New Trial resource – Churchill Archive

June 24th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

The Churchill Archive is a unique resource that brings nearly 800,000 documents amassed by Winston S. Churchill throughout his life online for the first time. Documents include private letters, speeches, telegrams, manuscripts, government transcripts and other key historical documents. To complement the core content, the Churchill Archive offers additional materials, including pedagogical resources and secondary […]

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24 access to Student Study Lounge suspended during mid year break

June 22nd, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The 24 hour opening of the Student Study Lounge will be suspended for the mid-year break from Monday 29 June 2015 – Sunday 2 August. 24 hour access will resume on Monday 3 August.  The student Study Lounge is located in the Main Library on Level 2.   During session, the lounge is open 24 hours a day, 7 […]

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LexisNexis Practical Guidance

June 15th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

LexisNexis Practical Guidance is a portal to various practice areas of Australian law. The available modules provide access to a broad collection of guidance notes, commentary, checklists, precedents, forms, cases and legislation across the topics you need to successfully deal with a legal matter. Regularly updated.

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Capital Monitor

June 15th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Capital Monitor provides parliamentary, political, legislative, regulatory and judicial news and information to its subscribers almost as soon as it is available.  The Capital Monitor team are located in the Press Gallery within Parliament House in Canberra where they filter news and information before distributing it.  All content is updated on Capital Monitor’s comprehensive database […]

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New Trial resource – SpringerMaterials

May 19th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

SpringerMaterials provides access to curated data on 3000+ physical and chemical properties of 250,000+ materials and chemical systems. Data sources currently include the Landolt-Börnstein New Series, the Linus Pauling Files and specialized databases on thermophysical properties, polymer thermodynamics, adsorption isotherms, and 32,000+ substance profiles. Search features including chemical structure search and periodic table search. Contains […]

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Student Study Lounge now open 24/7

April 16th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The student Study Lounge located in the Main Library on Level 2 is now open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  The Study Lounge is monitored by an onsite security guard and access after 10pm is by swipe access only.  Wifi is also available.

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BrowZine trial until 30 April 2015

April 8th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News

BrowZine delivers thousands of academic journals to your iPad or Android tablet.  BrowZine works by organising the articles found in Open Access and subscription databases, uniting them into complete journals, then arranging these journals on a common newsstand.  The result is an easy and familiar way to browse, read and monitor scholarly journals across the […]

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Theses Digitising Program

March 12th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News

Unlocking UNSW research and scholarship – Giving UNSW theses a global audience UNSW Library is embarking on an ambitious digitisation program to improve access to some of our print collections which are unique or rare. One of the first collections to be digitised will be the UNSW higher degree theses currently archived in print format […]

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Build your library information skills

January 28th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News

ELISE is designed to introduce new students to UNSW: Learn how to find, use and evaluate information Learn about academic writing Learn about plagiarism and how to avoid it Learn about services offered on campus Completing the ELISE quiz is mandatory for all commencing UNSW undergraduate students: Complete the quiz by the end of Week […]

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Main Library changes

January 22nd, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

Level 10 will no longer be part of Main Library from mid-February 2015. The exact date will be confirmed soon.

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