Library

  The Library recently hosted a delegation of six librarians from the University of Santo Thomas in the Philippines on June 30. A tour of the library was followed by a morning tea where our visitors were able to chat informally with staff and ASK Advisors. The Library then presented an information session that included… Read More


  Librarians at UC and data scientists have worked together to make the data collection in the Biomass Smoke Validated Events Database extensible, so that the main collection is continually enhanced as contributors can add their own data to the collection. This data collection will continue to be of more value to researchers undertaking epidemiological… Read More


  Teaching and Learning has been trialling the use of 3D printing and is now making 3D printing services available through the UC Library. Two printers have been purchased and are being serviced through an agreement with Aussie3D. As part of the introduction of the 3D printing service, an open event was held on Wednesday… Read More


  The University of Canberra Library recently played host to fifteen Charles Sturt University Library and Information students accompanied by their Lecturer, Dr. Hamid R. Jamali. All Students are studying by distance education at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, all with varying levels of experience. The Library presented an information session that included an overview… Read More


  Now in its second year, Library Liaison in its current model is all about helping the faculties, academics, researchers and research students. One of the Liaison Librarians – Judy Currier or Murray Turner – can provide information about how the Library can support your faculty with its services and resources. The liaison teams can… Read More


  The Study Skills drop-in study help sessions, staffed by Learning Advisors, have commenced for 2017. Students can see the Learning Advisors for help with understanding their assessment tasks, structuring their assignments, finding information resources, referencing, study planning and time management. These drop-in sessions run in the Library Level B between 10:30am and 3:30pm Monday… Read More


  The ASK Advisors (formerly known as the Rovers) are now available in the Library Level B! This is a collaborative service between Study Skills in the Student Success Directorate, and the Library in the Teaching and Learning Directorate. The ASK Advisors are UC students who are trained to assist with assignment writing and structure;… Read More


  The Library is pleased to announce the addition of a new resource, Nexis, to the suite of databases for teaching and research. Nexis – the LexisNexis News and Business Research Service – contains online news and business information services from around the world. It has over 4 billion searchable documents from over 26,000 premium… Read More


Professor Deep Saini was appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor in September, succeeding Professor Stephen Parker AO after he achieved nine years in the role. The White Earth by Andrew McGahan was announced as the 2017 UC Book of the Year. UC went tobacco-free in October in an effort to improve the health and wellbeing of… Read More