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

      On Thursday 30 March, Beki Smith was announced as the much anticipated Athlete in Residence for the University for 2017. Beki is an Olympic race walker and an Indigenous athlete and is continuing the work of the 2016 Athlete in Residence, Paralympian Richard Nicholson. The Athlete in Residence program is celebrating its… Read More

  Are you looking to brush up on your university teaching skills and to create more engaging learning experiences for your students? UC’s Certificate of Teaching is a short online course in tertiary teaching essentials which can act as an introduction for new teaching staff or a refresher for the more experienced.  This short, self-paced… Read More

  International Women’s Day was celebrated at UC on March 8 with various events throughout the day, including the launch of the University’s bold new gender initiative, BroadAgenda. Based within the University’s Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis and a product of the 50/50 by 2030 Foundation, BroadAgenda is a blog for ‘broads, blokes, brawn… Read More

  The University has already achieved great successes since becoming completely tobacco-free late last year, and we want these to continue! We have seen a number of staff and students quit smoking due to the health initiative, and some have even been successful in deterring smokers on campus. The University is overwhelmed with the positive… Read More

  As a result of feedback received last year, the student dashboard now has two different skins which students can select when they log in – the original black and white chalkboard or a new blue and white display. The executive dashboards are also receiving enhancements which will increase functionality and searchability. The updated version… 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