Monthly Archives: March 2013

Dr Joshua Nash – 2013 Bill Cowan Barr Smith Library Fellow

The Barr Smith Library and the Cowan Grant are pleased to announce that Dr Joshua Nash, from the Discipline of Linguistics at the University of Adelaide, is the successful applicant for the 2013 Bill Cowan Barr Smith Library Fellowship. The purpose of the Award is to assist research postgraduates financially with uninterrupted time to work […]

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Retrieval Service

Time pressed?  In a hurry?  Let us help you!
In response to popular request, this semester we are trialling main collection retrievals.
Request an available (on shelf) main collection item by 9am daily and we will retrieve it for you to collect from the holds shelf by midday.
You will be notified by SMS and email when it […]

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Churchill Archive now available

The Library is pleased to provide access for the University community to the Churchill Archive: a window on history.
Launched in October 2012 by Bloomsbury Publishing in collaboration with the Churchill Archives Centre, the Churchill Archive is a digital library of  more than 800,000 pages of original documents, produced between 1874 and 1965, ranging from personal […]

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Author event: Double Vision – Thursday 11 April 2013

Lance Campbell and Mick Bradley
Double Vision: The making of City Streets
The Friends of the University of Adelaide Library invite you to an event with Lance Campbell and Mick Bradley on Thursday 11 April, 2013, at 6.00 for 6.30pm in the Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide.
The Wakefield Press book City Streets is […]

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Library Search tips: versions

One of the powerful features of the new Library Search is its ability to group records for essentially the same work. For example, if we have three editions of a textbook, you’ll see just one item in the search results, which makes for a shorter results list so you get to the item you want […]

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EndNote help

Want help with using EndNote for your references?
Visit the drop in desk for EndNote assistance Thursdays 2:00 – 5:00 pm (during Semester only), located in the Writing Centre, Level 3 Hub Central, North Tce Campus.
Want more than this? Sign up for a face-to-face training session – from Absolute Beginners to Intermediate user, we’ve got you […]

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2013 Borrowing Rules – more items for longer

We are trialing new borrowing rules for 2013.
University Community members (staff, students and alumni) may now borrow up to fifty items for up to ten weeks (unless requested), including two language kits and two Reserve items.
Standard loans can be renewed five times and bound journals can be borrowed for one week.
Year 12, reciprocal, community and […]

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Unibooks Vouchers – Prize Winners

The following lucky students, who took part in our library tour competition during O’Week, are each the recipients of a $100 book voucher from Unibooks:
Min Jung Choi
Di Chen
Justin Choong
Lachlan Paparella
Natasha Korbut
Congratulations and we hope you enjoy your prize!

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