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Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity: Part 1: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940

May 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, Trial Resources

The first part of Archives of Human Sexuality and Identity brings together approximately 1.5 million pages of primary source content on social, political, health and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world, including many periodicals from Australia and New Zealand. It presents important aspects of LGBTQ life in the second half of the twentieth […]

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Laboratory Optics

May 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

A multimedia interactive guide to developing practical skills for optics research.  Can be used as an instructional tool or as a reference resource. Access is currently available:  Laboratory Optics

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Building Types Online

May 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

The database Birkhäuser Building Types Online is a resource for the study and practice of architectural design. The database offers exclusive and unparalleled, highly flexible and detailed search and browse access to the contents of the Birkhäuser program on building types. All content was written and selected by internationally renowned authors in architectural design.

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Student Study Lounge now open 24/7

March 4th, 2016 · 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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A new Postgraduate Study Space is now open

February 8th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

The Library has a newly refurbished space for Postgraduate students located on Level 4 of the Main Library. This space is open during Library opening hours. All Postgraduate students have access to this space using their student cards. The new space has: 122 study desks fixed & casual seating 4 study rooms for group study […]

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New resource – WestlawNext

January 13th, 2016 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

      WestlawNext is a database of legal materials. It covers the USA and has some International content.(WestlawNext will replace Westlaw International from January 1 2016). We welcome your comments and feedback on this resource.

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A-Z e-Journals is now Find e-Journals

November 30th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

A-Z eJournals is now Find e-Journals Our e-journal links on the Library homepage has changed from ‘A-Z e-Journals’ to ‘Find e-Journals’. This button is still located under the search bar for your convenience. This change has been made out of necessity, due to our shift away from an older version of the layer that provided […]

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New resource – PressReader

July 23rd, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

A new resource PressReader is now available via desktop computer, tablet and smartphone. PressReader provides online access to today’s newspapers from around the world in full-colour, full-page format, on desktop computer, tablet and smartphone. Just like reading the familiar print edition, viewers can browse articles and other content, such as pictures, advertisements, classifieds and notices. […]

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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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Informing your studies

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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