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Our new look catalogue is almost ready

We’re putting the final touches on the new look catalogue, which will launch tomorrow. You will see some small changes on the current catalogue today. There be some catalogue disruptions today as we prepare to go live, we apologise for any inconvenience.

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Suggestion: Microwave

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… Is it possible for the library to get some microwaves for students to use? When we’re studying it would be easier if we had the ability to bring food from home to heat up because some of us don’t have access to microwaves like engineering students The Library responds… Thank […]

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Robertson Library closing early Friday 7 July

Due to electrical work being conducted in the building, Robertson Library will close from 4pm on Friday 7 July. The Library will reopen as normal on Monday 10 July. The Library apologises for any inconvenience.

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Toilet improvements

Please note some Robertson Library toilets will be closed Wednesday 5 July and Thursday 6 July due to improvement works. Closures should last for about an hour per toilet. If you are unable to find an open toilet, please go to a different level of the Library. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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2017 JCPML Anniversary Lecture – Julia Gillard

Did you miss out on the 2017 John Curtin Prime Minsterial Library Anniversary Lecture? A video recording and transcript are now available from the JCPML website. Former Prime Minister the Honourable Julia Gillard AC delivered the 2017 JCPML Anniversary Lecture to an audience of over 1200 attendees at Curtin Stadium. The lecture was held on Wednesday […]

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Library improvements: Level 5

Please note that building improvements will commence 5 July 2017 on Robertson Library Level 5 and will continue for a few weeks. There may be some disruptive noise but this will be kept to a minimum. All services on Level 5 will be available during this time. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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John Curtin: Socialism, South by Southwest

You are invited to attend a public lecture titled John Curtin: Socialism, South by Southwest by Professor Peter Beilharz, co-sponsored by the School of Media, Culture and Creative Arts and the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library. The lecture will be introduced by Associate Professor Bobbie Oliver. About the lecture Who was John Curtin? The iconic image […]

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Server upgrades: 2 July 2017

Please note that the Library’s servers are being upgraded on 2 July 2017. As a result online Library services may be disrupted on this day. The Library apologises for any inconvenience caused.

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Sanctions: don’t delay your exam results

Don’t delay your exam results. To avoid sanctions, please return all items by the due date and keep outstanding fines below $20. Check due dates on all Library items here.

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Suggestion: Loans Desk Hours

From the suggestion box@Curtin Library… ECU & Murdoch close loans desk at 5pm. If Curtin library budget is tight, consider example set by other unis. The Library responds… Thank you for the suggestion. Barbara Parnaby Manager Curtin University Library

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