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Play Library Quest and Win $100!

Play Library Quest and save the world while learning how the library can help you with your studies.
Library Quest is a choose-your-own-adventure style game that accidentally introduces some of the key library services and resources that can help you with your study. Along the way you Meet the grumpy professor, the philosopher lumberjack and the slightly insane […]

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Orientation Week

Orientation Week has officially started!
The Library is hosting a range of events both in the Library and at our booth in Hub Central.
Library Tours begin Monday and run through till Thursday-
Monday 19 Feb
11am  12 Noon   2 pm
Tuesday 20 Feb
11 am and 2 pm
Wednesday 21 Feb
11 am and 2 pm
Thursday 22 Feb
11 am and 2 pm.

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O’Week tours of the Barr Smith Library

Come on tour!
Join us for a quick and informative tour of the Barr Smith Library, home of the amazing Reading Room. We’ll show you the important things, such as where we keep the textbooks and how to return your books.
All tours start in Hub Central, on level 4 near the western entrance.
Tour dates & times:

Monday 19 […]

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A big welcome to our new students!

This Wednesday 14th February sees the beginning of the official Orientation period and we would like to extend a big welcome to our new international students.
We have lots of resources and services designed to make starting at Uni just that little bit easier – to learn about how the library can support your studies, please visit […]

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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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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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Hello there! Got time for a tour?

The University Libraries sends a big hello to all of the new students on campus today! A whole new chapter begins today and we wish you all the very best as you start at Uni.
We have lots of resources and services designed to make starting at Uni just that little bit easier – to learn […]

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Lirary Quest

Play Library Quest and Win!

Library Quest is back for 2017 and this year it is bigger and more questier* than ever.
The world needs YOU to save it from a meteorite that is speeding towards the earth. Along the way you’ll also learn about the key library services and resources that can make your study and assignments less stressful. Play Library […]

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