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High Use Collection now open 24/7

Get access to the the textbooks you need, as well as your requests, 24 hours a day at the Barr Smith Library.
After the success of opening up Level 3 of the Barr Smith Library we are now offering 24-hour access to the High Use Collection. This exciting new change means that the textbooks you need, as […]

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Digital Capabilities @ Adelaide

Digital capabilities are critical to our students’ academic success and the career success of our graduates.
Their future work will require them to find, assess and create increasingly complex multimedia digital resources, necessitating the integration of technical competence and critical thinking skills.
The Digital Capabilities @ Adelaide project has developed a flexible framework comprising six elements to […]

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Open Day activities in the Library: Sunday August 20

Get to know your Library this Open Day!
On Open Day you can make a grand entrance into one of the University’s hidden treasures, the Barr Smith Library’s iconic Reading Room, consult a weighty legal tome at the Law Library or take a look at a music score or two (or 120,000) at the Elder Music […]

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Top 5 Tips for smarter searching: Library sessions

Discover how to find information for your assignments using Library resources. From Monday August 14 to Thursday August 17, we invite you to come along to a session especially tailored to your Faculty. Learn about strategic searching techniques, and how to find the right information for your assignment,
Sessions will be held in the Ira Raymond […]

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BSL Level 3 now open 24/7!

Level 3 of the Barr Smith Library is now open 24 hours a day, so you can study in the Library (or at least a part of the Library!) when you want to.
The doors into Level 3 of the Library will remain open outside of regular Library opening hours, so you can simply come into […]

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24/7 access to Level 3 starts on… 24/7!

How is that for timing!
Barr Smith Library Level 3 will be open 24 hours a day from Monday 24th July.
University of Adelaide students (and staff) will be able to access Level 3 at any time. You will need your University ID card to access the Hub, but once you’re in the Hub you can simply […]

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Digital Capabilities Framework – we have lift-off!

Digital capabilities are critical to students’ academic success and the career success of graduates.
Their future work will require them to find, assess and create increasingly complex multimedia digital resources, necessitating the integration of technical competence and critical thinking skills.
The Digital Capabilities @ Adelaide project has developed a flexible framework comprising six elements to support the development […]

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Come and join us at the Festival of Learning & Teaching – Friday 21st July

The Seventh Festival of Learning and Teaching will be held on Friday 21 July 2017 at The University of Adelaide.
The theme for 2017 is Digital Futures / Digital Capabilities: Design. Create. Transform
This year’s Festival will celebrate and share new digital practices at Adelaide. Library staff will be participating in round table discussions, Pecha Kucha presentations, […]

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Mid-Year Orientation Library Tours this week

Congratulations and welcome to all of our new students! For those of you beginning your studies in Semester 2 there are a whole range of Mid Year Orientation activities happening on campus this week.
This is a great time to get to know your library!
Library Tours: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday (July 17, 18 & 20):

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Meet our two new Associate University Librarians

The University Library is delighted to welcome Kate Sinclair to the position of Associate University Librarian, Library Experience, and Kylie Percival to the position of Associate University Librarian, Academic Engagement. Both Kate and Kylie bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to their new roles, and will form a dynamic leadership team under Teresa Chitty, the University […]

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