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Daily mail historical archive 1896 – 2004

August 28th, 2014 · No Comments · All Library News, New and Trial Resources, New Resources

Daily mail historical archive 1896 – 2004 has been at the heart of British journalism since 1896, regularly changing the course of government policy and setting the national debate. As well as providing access to the regular edition of this path-breaking newspaper, the archive also contains the Atlantic Editions, printed on board the transatlantic cruise liners [...]

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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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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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Library systems outage

September 16th, 2013 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements, Status Reports - Online Resources

We have received a number of reports that we are currently experiencing intermittent outages with Library systems. The Library is working closely with University IT to solve the problems with systems that are preventing access to resources and services.  Updates on progress will be available via the Library’s website: http://www.library.unsw.edu.au/ Last updated: 17th September 2013 [...]

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UNSW Library highlights Streaming Video Month 2013

May 3rd, 2013 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

Did you know that you can watch films, news and other videos at anytime and wherever you are? Visit the UNSW Library website to explore our streaming video collections. All throughout May, UNSW Library’s social media will be celebrating “Streaming Video Month“, highlighting new and noteworthy videos that all UNSW staff and students can watch [...]

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Systems Upgrade: Sirius

April 11th, 2013 · No Comments · All Library News

Due to system upgrades from 1 July 2013, Sirius will no longer be available.  Its core functionality is available through UNSW Library’s other systems - SearchFirst, (known as  SearchGateway at UNSW Canberra), Find Databases and MyLibrary.   All individual items that Sirius users have saved  in the Sirius e-shelf will be migrated to the SearchFirst e-shelf.  However, lists of journals, [...]

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Boost your knowledge with ELISE

April 10th, 2013 · No Comments · All Library News, Announcements

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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