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'John Curtin at home' on display

Visit the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library (building 200) to view the ‘John Curtin at home’ display featuring photographs, books and newspaper clippings from the Curtin family collection. The display is open 9am to 5pm weekdays from now until the end of August. Find out more about the display in the June JCPML Information Update.

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From the suggestion box…

Repair the drink fountain on level 6 please. It keeps squirting me in the face. The Library responds… Thank you. This problem has been reported to University Properties and they will send a plumber to look at it. Lynne Vautier Associate Director Flexible Delivery & Lending Services

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From the suggestion box…

The number of computers in the library really helps me use anytime. However, only a few scanners does not seem to reflect the number of students at Curtin. I would like to suggest to have more scanners or make the copier work as a scanner. Thanks. The library responds… Thankyou for your comment and suggestion. […]

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Have you tried our new catalogue yet?

The library is trialling a new catalogue which is more intuitive and offers a range of improved functionality including: One simple search across multiple collections (books, journals, audiovisual, archival materials, Curtin research) Ability to limit search results to “online only” – particularly useful for our off-campus users Option to narrow your search results to items […]

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National Career Development Week

May 17-21  is National Career Development Week. The Curtin Careers Centre wants to help encourage all Curtin staff and students to take active ownership of their careers and get the life they love, though a week of presentations and workshops, guest speakers and interactive activities.  Robertson Library features a display on level 2 with information […]

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What you said about the library

Results from 2009’s Curtin Annual Student Satisfaction (CASS) survey reveal that 90% of you are satisfied with the service provided by library staff. Other responses show that: 88% of students are satisfied with the library’s opening hours 89% of students are satisfied with the library’s book/journal collections and electronic information 80% of students are satisfied […]

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Exhibition on display at Kalgoorlie

The JCPML travelling exhibition Menzies, Fadden, Curtin and the Japanese Envoy is on display at the Kalgoorlie Campus Library from 12 April to 30 June 2010. All are welcome to come and view during library opening hours.

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Need help researching your assignment?

Try our new interactive tutorials to help you find and use information for your assignments. These are short, visual tutorials that take you through 7 essential steps: understanding your reading list finding items on your reading list analysing your assignment topic finding books on your topic finding journal articles on your topic evaluating your resources […]

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Muresk Campus closed 7-9 April

The Curtin Muresk Campus will be without power on Wednesday 7 and  Friday 9 April 2010.  Therefore the Muresk Campus Library will be closed on these dates.  We apologise for any inconvenience.

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Win one of 5 Hoyts double passes

The Library is looking for 50 students to help with a project on finding information. It will take just 10 minutes of your time online. To volunteer simply send your email address to We have extended the deadline so to be considered for the prize draw you need to volunteer by Thursday 1 April.

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