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Friends of the Library event: Brett Gooden – Development of the Spacesuit

Brett Gooden: The Development of the Spacesuit
The Friends of the University of Adelaide Library invite you to an event with Brett Gooden on Thursday 30 October, 2014, at 6.00 for 6.30pm in the Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide.
When the first hot air balloon flight took place in 1783 the quest […]

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Collections consolidation

Please note that over the next few months, we will be performing a number of projects to tidy up and consolidate our collections in line with our Digital Collections and Collections Relegation & Weeding policies.
These projects include:

Transferring low use items to Store
Transferring relevant titles from the Barr Smith Library to Waite and Roseworthy libraries
Relocating material […]

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New! A single login page for Library services

Today we are implementing a new format for our login page, which now looks like this:

You’ll now see the same page whether signing in to Library Search, making an Inter-Library Loan request, or connecting to electronic resources. And once you’ve signed in to one service, you’ll be automatically signed in to them all!

 
 

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Mid-semester break opening hours

From Monday 22 September up to and including Sunday 5 October, the Barr Smith Library will be open the following hours:
Monday – Thursday: 8am – 8pm
Friday: 8am – 6pm
Sat/Sun: 1pm – 5pm
Note that all libraries will be closed on Monday 6 October for the Labour Day public holiday.
For details about branch library opening times, see […]

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Enhancements to Library Search

We are continuing to work with our vendor to bring you a better Library Search, and new resources are added frequently, to bring you even more eContent!
Recent enhancements to Library Search include:

auto complete
ranking enhancements
improvements to known-item searches, such as

author and author-title recognition
missing or added leading articles
entire citation queries
title words in an incorrect order

better interpretation of […]

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Friends of the Library: Nigel Starck and Sir Anthony Trollope

The First Celebrity: Anthony Trollope’s Australasian Odyssey
The Friends of the University of Adelaide Library invite you to an event with Nigel Starck and Sir Anthony Trollope, 17th Baronet on Thursday 25 September, 2014, at 6.00 for 6.30pm in the Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide.

Anthony Trollope – prolific novelist and inveterate […]

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Library Search — it’s personal!

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