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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. The […]

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New Resource – BrowZine

July 17th, 2015 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

BrowZine is an app service delivers thousands of academic journals to your iPad or Android tablet. BrowZine works by organizing 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 […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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