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Google Scholar – access changes

Do you search for journal articles using Google Scholar?
We have had to make changes to the way you access Google Scholar due to ongoing technical issues (the short version is that Google keeps thinking that we are robots and so they keep cutting off our access). On campus access will work as usual, but if […]

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BSL mobile device recharging station

The mobile device recharging station on level 3 of the Barr Smith Library is being repaired and is currently unavailable.
If you have your recharging cable you can recharge your device using the recharging lockers on level 3 – please ask for a locker key at Service Enquiries.
In the meantime, recharging devices are available at the […]

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Library Search – update

We continue to experience intermittent disruptions to remote access to electronic resources via Library Search.
Fixing this is a top priority and software support is responding to this as a critical incident.
We expect to see the problem resolved as soon as possible.
in the meantime, if you urgently need an article or two, please phone the library […]

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Library Search – fixed

Problems with Library Search are now fixed and everything is now working as it should.  Apologies for the inconvenience.

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Google Scholar – off campus access

We are currently experiencing an interruption to our Google Scholar link.  If you are using Google Scholar off campus, you will need to configure Google Scholar to access University of Adelaide licensed electronic content.
Please click here for the instructions.
 

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Return chutes – temporarily closed

Due to the building power shut down, the Barr Smith Library return chutes are closed until Monday morning.
In the meantime, library items can be returned to the Security Office.
Apologies for any inconvenience.

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Library is Closed for Labour Day Public Holiday Monday 5 October

The Barr Smith Library will be closed for the Labour Day Public Holiday on Monday 5 October.

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Proquest databases – scheduled maintenance on Sunday

Proquest databases will be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance on Sunday 1st March from 1:30pm-6:30pm.
Titles affected are:
ASFA Aquatic Science and Fisheries Abstracts
COS Papers Invited
ERIC
The Guardian
International Bibliography of Art
International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text
International Newsstand (replacement for World News Connection)
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
MLA International Bibliography
The Observer
Periodicals Archive Online
PILOTS
Proquest Dissertations and Theses A&I
Proquest Dissertations and […]

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New Inter Library Request forms

Today we have turned on our new Inter Library Request form, available from the ILL Request tab within Library Search, or direct from this link.
The new form provides better functionality when placing requests.  In addition the form portal provides information about current and historical requests.
Please send any questions/feedback to library-ill@adelaide.edu.au

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Law Library – disruptions due to building work – Update

The Law Library has reopened this week, however, there are some disruptions while building work is completed.
Network services are now back to normal: wireless, student and public PCs are available.
Apologies for the inconvenience.

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