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Library Catalogue outages

The Library Catalogue is currently experiencing intermittent outages. We are working on this as a priority and apologise for the inconvenience. However, the Databases A-Z list is still available and you can also access e-journals as well.

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Document delivery Christmas closedown

Please note that no action will be taken on any document delivery requests received between 17 December 2012 and 7 January 2013 inclusive due to the Library’s Christmas closedown period. All requests will be processed from Tuesday 8 January 2013. Thank you for your patience. The e-Document Services Team wishes you a Merry Christmas.

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New LibGuide: Open Access

Thinking about publishing an article and want to maximise readership and citations? Is your research funded by the Australian Research Council, NHMRC or other funding bodies? Like to know more about one of the major publishing trends in scholarly information – Open Access? Our Open Access LibGuide maps out the new publishing landscape and dispels […]

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Library support for Chicago 15th ed. referencing style

As of December 1 2012 we will no longer be supporting the Chicago 15th edition referencing style. Although the current version of the style guide will remain in the Referencing LibGuide for those who wish to refer to it, it will no longer be updated. We will keep supporting and updating style guides for Chicago […]

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Muresk Library Closed

The Muresk Campus Library has now closed. Library staff are busy transferring the resources needed to support agribusiness and agriculture at the Robertson Library on the Bentley Campus. If you would like further details please contact Lynne Vautier at

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Suggestion Box: Extended Hours

From the Suggestion box @ Curtin Library… As a student at Curtin studying for exams, during the exam week, I would have expected better, of you to have kept all library levels open on a Friday so we can study for our exams!!! Also Sat & Sun. I don’t believe your closing the levels. It […]

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Library Student Assistants 2013

Applications for casual Library Student Assistants to work in the Robertson Library will be available (online only) from 28 January to 3 February 2013. To find out when and how you can apply see our advertisement. Watch this space for when the application process opens on 28 January.

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How to find…LibGuide provides answers

Do you need statistical data to help support a statement? Do you know where to find information on organisations such as Coca Cola? Can you find needed legislation for an assignment? If you’re having trouble locating this type of information, the How to find…LibGuide could provide the answers you seek. This LibGuide shows you where […]

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Extended opening hours

Robertson Library will be open longer from Monday 15 to Wednesday 31 October 2012 inclusive. Study week and exam week 1 (15/10/12 – 28/10/12): Monday to Thursday from 7am to 11pm 7am-8am limited service Friday from 7am to 11pm 7am-8am limited service 6pm-11pm limited service (levels 2 and 3 only) Saturdays and Sundays from 9am to 11pm 4.50pm-11pm limited service […]

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National Year of Reading 2012

The library is a proud supporter of the National Year of Reading 2012. Check out our latest post on our National Year of Reading blog about eBooks in libraries here. Alternatively you can visit the blog by clicking on the National Year of Reading logo on the library homepage or following this link: To show […]

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