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Important announcement for University of Canberra RefWorks users The University has replaced our RefWorks subscription with one to EndNote Online and will cease supporting access to RefWorks on the 31st December 2016. What do I need to do? Save your RefWorks database before the cut-off date and import it into another referencing service. You can… Read More


The Library has recently launched a new “Book a research consultation” web form. The new form is located on the Library home page. It makes it easier for researchers to connect with subject specialist librarians that provide one-on-one consultations tailored to individual research needs. Consultations are provided Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm and are… Read More


“Discover More”…in the Library. Following on from Library & Information Week (23-29 May) and the “Discover More” theme, the Library have put together a small collection of books & reports from our rare and Deposit collection highlighting the history of the University of Canberra Library. Housed in the Library display case on Level B, we… Read More


All 7 day loan items are now located on levels C and D. While integrated within the General collection, 7 day loan period still applies.  Look for the 7 day stickers. 3 day and 3 hour items remain in the short loan collection on level B. For further information & assistance please see Library Staff.… Read More


The 2016 University of Canberra Book of the Year is The Strays, by Emily Bitto Winner of the Stella Prize in 2015, The Strays is Emily Bitto’s first novel. Set in Melbourne in the 1930s, the novel centres around Lily who makes friends with Eva, one of the daughters of the infamous avant-garde painter Evan Trentham on… Read More


The shortlist for the UC book of the year 2016 has been announced. The six shortlisted novels are: After Darkness by Christine Piper After the Fire, a Still Small Voice by Evie Wyld A Fraction of the Whole by Steve Toltz Lost and Found by Brooke Davis The Night Guest by Fiona McFarlane The Strays… Read More


Company Country and Industry information is useful in a lot of fields of study, and the Library has a number of sources for it, such as Factiva, Mint Global and Business Source Complete. Although it can be a maze finding the right information for your assignment, the Library now has a subject guide to help you find… Read More


The Library commons includes all of level B of the Library as well as the Silent Study room and is available to all UC students. It is a great place to study and is open 24 hours a day with swipe card access. Food and drinks can be consumed in this area and vending machines… Read More


From 1st May 2015 the Building Code of Australia (BCA) will be available online for free! To access the codes visit the Australian Building Codes Board website and create your own free account. As a result of this change,  we will no longer have print copies of the current BCA which were available in the Library’s… Read More