This year the internationally renowned GRAPHIC festival at the Opera House features not one but two talks from the inimitable Matt Groening, known for creating the Simpsons and Futurama. In addition there is a wide range of events, including some free ones such as a talk by the witty First dog on the moon and screenings of […]
Jewellery students rejoice, the Library now has the Rhino for jewellery software for CAD available on the Express personal computer. Both Rhino 5 and RhinoGold 6.0 versions are accessible. At this stage it is “First come, first served”, however we may introduce a booking system in future if it’s required. Don’t forget the Library […]
This year is the tenth annual Sydney Underground Film Festival (SUFF) and from the 15th until the 18th of September, the Factory Theatre Marrickville showcases unique, quality, independent films as well as filmmaking masterclasses, talks, stalls, food and more. Maybe you would like to join in the fun at the Saturday Morning All-You-Can-Eat-Cereal-Party to enjoy two hours of […]
The title of this book Time to eat the dog? : The real guide to sustainable living by Robert and Brenda Vale, architects, writers, researchers and experts in the field of sustainable housing, is (I fervently hope) tongue in cheek but the message is deadly serious. The world and its resources are finite, yet the majority […]
A new home for Sydney’s independent artists will be launched on the 11th of September as part of this year’s Sydney Fringe Festival. The Off Broadway Precinct will stretch from Annandale to Leichardt along the Parramatta Road and will comprise artist studios, performance spaces, small bars and creative industries. Free live music, talks, food and drink […]
The Spring vacation is almost here! DCE Library Vacation Opening Hours will be as follows: Monday 19 September- Thursday 22 September 9.30am-4.00pm Friday 23 September CLOSED Monday 26 September – Thursday 29 September 9.30am-4.00pm Friday 30 September CLOSED Monday 3 October (PUBLIC HOLIDAY) CLOSED And yes, you can borrow over the holiday but to avoid getting […]
ccMixter.org is a community music site that promotes remix culture and makes samples, remixes, and a cappella tracks licensed under Creative Commons available for download and re-use in creative works. Visitors are able to listen to, sample, mash-up, or interact with music in a variety of ways including the download and use of tracks […]
Exciting news, not only can you now complete the Library Customer Service Survey on an Ipad in the Library, we also have several Ipads available for one-day loans. Come along and enquire at the desk to secure your Ipad for the day.
If a picture is worth a thousand words then this engaging little book’s illustrations should be worth a million! The author, Frank Jacobus, presents statistics on architecture via clever and inventive infographics in a way that wouldn’t be possible with just words or images. It represents facts in an unconventional way – there is a […]
A Beginner’s Guide to Comic Book Art: Characters will help you to discover how to create impressive characters for comic art. From inking to colouring, to anatomy and poses- this book will help you to develop an understanding of the essential kills an aspiring comic artist needs. Shelf location is 741.51/BEGI.