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Broome 1942 exhibition open

A new display in the Robertson Library commemorates the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Broome on 3 March 1942. The display was opened on 28 February by Lieutenant Colonel Herman Verhoef, Defence Attache from the Australian Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In the early months of 1942 the bombing of Broome, Wyndham […]

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Curtin Graduate School of Business Library open

Located at the Perth City Campus on the corner of Murray and Pier Streets, the new Curtin Graduate School of Business (CGSB) Library is now open from 10am to 9pm Monday to Friday. A library staff member will be on site to assist you from 2pm to 7pm Monday to Wednesday and from 11am to […]

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Library databases moving to new platform

Proquest and CSA (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts) databases will move to a new ProQuest platform by April 16. You can begin to use the new Proquest platform now via the library’s Database A-Z list. This platform provides access to a number of new databases not currently available. Links to the new versions of individual ProQuest and […]

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Library hours from 27 February

From the start of semester, Monday 27 February, Robertson Library will be open: Monday to Thursday – 7am to 10pm (limited service 7-8am) Friday – 7am to 10pm (limited service 7-8am and 6-10pm) Saturday & Sunday – 9am to 6pm (limited service 4.50-6pm) Between 7-8am weekday mornings clients can use library computers, print, copy, collect […]

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National Year of Reading 2012

The library is a proud supporter of the National Year of Reading 2012. To show our support we have launched a blog to celebrate and remind people about the importance of reading. Each month we will be posting fun and interesting information about reading, literacy and projects to celebrate this year. Visit the blog by […]

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Library print journals now on level 4

The library has relocated print journals which are also held electronically to a library store. The remaining print journal collection is shelved on level 4 of Robertson Library. Please check the catalogue for new location details and to locate an online copy of your journal in the first instance. If you require a journal that is now in library […]

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New Database A-Z listing

The new version of the Library’s Databases A-Z listing is now available. The new listing enables you to filter databases by subject and to limit to databases which are available to alumni, to users within the library, or to the general public. Databases with Australian content are clearly indicated and more information about each database is available […]

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Room closures in Robertson Library

The VC’s List and Staff Room along with the Postgraduate Room on level 4 of the Robertson Library will be closing as of today. A refurbished room on the east side of level 5 which combines these rooms will be available shortly – we will announce when it will be opening. We apologise for any […]

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Document Delivery Christmas Closedown

Please note that no action will be taken on any document delivery requests between Friday 23 December 2011 and Monday 9 January 2012 (inclusive) due to the Christmas closedown period.  All requests will be processed consecutively from Tuesday 10 January 2012. The Document Delivery Team wishes you a Merry Christmas.

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Library acknowledged in VC's Award

The Library has been recognised for its contribution to “Enhancing the student experience” as a runner up in the Vice-Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence and Innovation for 2011. The award was presented to the Library for bringing best practice in information literacy to Curtin through the introduction of a comprehensive suite of web-based, interactive library guides […]

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