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Event: Australian Aboriginal People and their Plants

The Friends of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens and The Friends of the University of Adelaide Library invite you to a joint occasion with Dr Philip Clarke.
The presentation will demonstrate the relevance of the modern study of Aboriginal ethnobotany and will be followed by tours of plantings of Aboriginal plants in the Australian Forest, the Bicentennial […]

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Event: John Bannon: Downer and Kingston: SA themes of Federation

The Friends of the University of Adelaide Library
The Friends of the University of Adelaide Library invite you to a free author event with John Bannon on Thursday 24 September 2009 at 6.00 for 6.30pm.
Venue:Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide

John Bannon will speak on Federation themes in South Australian political history with […]

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Change to 24-hour computing suite

Over the past couple of weeks, those who use the 24-hour computing suite in the Barr Smith Library will have noticed some changes being made. Lounge chairs have gone, replaced by more PC tables. This is in preparation for additional PCs to be installed.
What’s happening is that the Huxley suite in the Physics building is […]

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Talk: Treasures of the Barr Smith Library Special Collections

Art & Heritage Collections invite you to a Cultural Conversation with Cheryl Hoskin, Special Collections Librarian.
1 – 2pm Wednesday 16 September 2009
Ira Raymond Room, Barr Smith Library
The University of Adelaide, North Terrace Campus
Free — all welcome
In this Conversation Cheryl Hoskin, Special Collections Librarian,
will present an insight into some of the rarely seen treasures of the
Barr […]

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Facebook page takes off!

We’re pretty excited here today, because our Facebook page just reached 1200 fans! (Actually 1203 as I type.) And looking at all the University Libraries with a Facebook page — over 400 — it turns out that we are number 5 in the world in terms of number of fans!
Thanks to all of you who […]

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Exhibition: David Reid 'Shanghai Landscapes'

The Confucius Institute and Art & Heritage Collections of the
University of Adelaide present an exhibition of works on paper by David Reid.
‘Shanghai Landscapes’ will be on display in the entrance foyer of the Barr Smith Library from 4 September to 18 October 2009, during normal Library opening hours.

The ‘Shanghai Landscapes’ exhibition is a result of […]

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