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Feedback: Curtin Library

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… Saw the feedback url on a wall. I believe the university library is doing a great job at providing study spaces for students. I frequently study on campus, often using the quieter study desks on the 6th floor where I can easily grab a sci-fi (or other related genre text) […]

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Suggestion: Book Requests

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… Stop making people bring books back like a month before the due date because “someone recalled it” stupid I got the books FIRST The Library responds… Thank you for your feedback. The current recall system, which allows you to have an item for 7 days following a request by another […]

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Suggestion: Citation Generator

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… Please bring back the simple citation generator within the library database. I don’t use Endnote as I’ve found it’s more trouble than it’s worth and I relied heavily on the citation generator within the library. A lot of the links to cite articles within journals only offer Harvard style citations […]

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Suggestion: Computer Chairs

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… As a regular user of the computers on level 2, it is a common issue for there to be a free computer station, but no chairs. Any chance of either more chairs, or some sort of rule about not taking the chairs away from stations to move to others? Sometimes […]

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Library evening closure: Tues 12 March – Sun 17 March 2019

Due to critical survey works Robertson Library will close to all clients overnight from Tuesday 12 March to Sunday 17 March 2019. Library services will continue to operate as usual throughout the day. Tuesday to Friday Close at 7pm, reopen 7am Saturday and Sunday Close at 5pm, reopen 7am Robertson Library will resume 24/7 opening […]

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Suggestion: air conditioning

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… Could the aircon be possibly turned down please especially on level 5.. thankyou!! The Library responds… Thank you for your feedback. The temperature of the air conditioning is centrally set at the University and not individually controlled by the Library. I will make sure to pass on your comments to […]

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Elements and espace integration

The Research Office at Curtin and the University Library have implemented functionality to integrate Elements and espace. The benefits of this change to researchers are: You can use just one system to manage your publications; For future publications, you will no longer receive multiple Library emails requesting files; The espace agreement is now an integral […]

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Labour Day 2019 opening hours

Robertson Library Robertson Library will be open 24 hours on Labour Day, Monday 4 March 2019. The Help Desk will be unstaffed. Contact a Library Rover if you require assistance. WA School of Mines Kalgoorlie Library WA School of Mines Kalgoorlie Library will be open by swipe card access only, 6am to 2am on Labour […]

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John Curtin’s War: Triumph and Decline book launch

John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library invites you to the launch of John Curtin’s War: Triumph and Decline, the second volume of John Edwards’ biography of Australia’s wartime leader. Edwards and the head of the John Curtin Institute of Public Policy, Professor John Phillimore, will reflect on Curtin’s place in Australian history. This event includes afternoon […]

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Suggestion: Workshop

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… It would be fantastic if the library can arrange a workshop or training on Qualtrics survey platform. Qualtrics does provide support; however, a face to face, hands-on experience would be really helpful. The Library responds… Thanks very much for your suggestion. While we are unable to run a workshop on […]

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