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Semester break opening hours

Our Library opening hours will change over the semester break: Robertson Library Semester break opening hours 22 June – 28 July 2019 Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm Saturday – Sunday Closed WA School of Mines Library Semester break opening hours 22 June – 28 July 2019 Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.00pm Saturday – […]

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Photography in the Library – 18 June

Please note there will be staff photographing the Library on Tuesday 18 June, as part of the Library Refurbishment Project. These photos will be used for archival and promotional purposes. If you do not wish to be photographed, please speak to a staff member.

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Suggestion: Low Noise Areas

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… I would love to see an area that is meant for low noise. The silent areas are great, however, it would be great to have somewhere in between silence and every other area where people talk. It sounds bizarre, but decibel readers could help monitor this. The Library responds… Thank […]

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Filming in the Library – 13 June

Please note there will be staff filming and photographing the Library on Thursday 13 June, as part of the Library Refurbishment Project. These photos will be used for archival and promotional purposes. If you do not wish to be photographed, please speak to a staff member.

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Suggestion: Air-Conditioning Temperature

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… Hi is there a way we can get the air conditioning on in the library or have specific levels that are cooler than others? It’s uncomfortably warm 24/7. Thank you. The Library responds… Thanks for your feedback. Unfortunately at the stage we do not have the ability to customise the […]

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What’s in our collections?

The Curtin Library collection has been developed since the foundation of the Western Australian Institute of Technology in 1966. The collection supports the University’s learning, teaching and research requirements, and reflects both present and past teaching and research interests. It comprises a variety of formats, including print and electronic books and journals, audio-visual material, databases, […]

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Suggestion: Cleaning

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… I’d like to kindly request that the bathroom facilities within the library are subjected to more frequent cleaning. The female toilets on levels 5 and 6 have been consistently disgusting all semester. The Library responds… Thanks for the feedback, we’ll get in touch with the cleaning contractor to highlight this […]

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Don’t delay your exam results

A sanction on your student record will prevent you from seeing your exam results. To avoid sanctions, please return all Library items by the due date and keep outstanding fines below $20. Check due dates on all Library items through My Borrower Information by logging into the Library catalogue.

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Suggestion Box: Recycling Bins

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… Hello! Can we please get a recycle bin for each floor, for the paper we throw out! The Library responds… Thank you for the great suggestion. We do already have these on Levels 2 and 3, but we will add a paper recycling bin on Levels 4, 5 and 6. […]

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Suggestion: Silent Areas

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… It is possibly too late to put in such a request, but I am hoping the silent areas in the new library will be silent. I am currently sitting in the Level 6 silent room, and I can hear word-for-word a class that is being taught next door. I know […]

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