Exciting new changes to Clickview Videos

Clickview Videos, which cover a huge variety of subjects, can now be made interactive. For example, questions can be added to ensure the viewer remains engaged throughout. There are two options – it is possible to copy and edit an existing interactive video or create a new one from any video in Clickview. All saved, […]

Japanese Zen Gardens by Yoko Kawaguchi

Japanese Zen Gardens by Yoko Kawaguchi

The first half of this beautifully illustrated book, which contains specially commissioned photographs by Alex Ramsay, provides an historical overview of Japanese Zen temples and their gardens and includes descriptions of a number of examples of the distinctive style and layout. The second half focuses on the symbols and motifs in Japanese Zen gardens and […]

National Construction Code 2016: Standards Australia Update

The NCC National Seminars include presenters from both the ABCA and Standards Australia. This clip covers: Major revisions to Standards referenced by NCC Amendments to Standards referenced by NCC Newly referenced Standards in the NCC and Several new Standards in development

Design Centre Enmore Library Vacation Opening Hours

The Design Centre Enmore Library’s hours of opening for the upcoming Winter Vacation period are as follows: Monday 20 June- Thursday 23 June 9.30am-4.00pm Friday 24 June CLOSED Monday 27 June- Thursday 30 June 9.30am-4.00pm Friday 1 July CLOSED Monday 4 July – Thursday 7 July 9.30am-4.00pm Friday 8 July CLOSED Students can borrow over […]

Latest Craft Arts International magazine at DCE Library

Latest Craft Arts International magazine at DCE Library

The latest edition of Craft Arts International features articles on artists Lino Tagliapietra, Marc Rusak, Jazmina Cininas, Peter Randall-Page,Louis Thompson, Malcolm Appleby, Derek Weidman, Carol McNicol and Marc Andre Robinson. Lino Tagliapietra is an artist working in the media of glass- his work is featured on the cover. Marc Rusak comments on the commodification of nature. Jazmina […]

New book at DCE Library: The Eiffel Tower: The Three Hundred Metre Tower

New book at DCE Library: The Eiffel Tower: The Three Hundred Metre Tower

The Eiffel Tower: The Three Hundred Metre Tower Special 25th Edition. (English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch and Japanese Edition). by Bertrand Lemoine This reprint of the original publication (circa 1900), explores the design and construction of this fascinating building. The book includes technical drawings and photographs, as well as  blue prints, which will […]

Learn about Chemwatch Gold database

Learn about Chemwatch Gold database

Would you like to learn how to search for detailed information about a vast number of chemicals? This data is usually presented as Material Data Safety Sheets (MSDS), the legal format for providing information about chemicals used internationally. The database Chemwatch Gold is only available on Sydney Institute computers. There will be a demonstration of […]

DCE Library Book Sale Tuesday 24 May

 DCE Library will be holding a book sale in conjunction with a cake sale, next Tuesday 24 May 11.30am onwards down in the courtyard (near the Exhibition Space). You can buy books and/or cakes, and all money collected will be donated to the Cancer Council. And if you are a baker, please consider donating a […]

The Field Guide to Typography: Typefaces in the Urban Landscape

The Field Guide to Typography: Typefaces in the Urban Landscape

A quarter of a century ago most people didn’t know what  fonts were, let alone different types of font. In the present day of blogs and social media there is so much more to know  beyond Roman Times or Helvetica. This guide book presents over 125 typefaces old and new,  commonly known and unusual,  – with […]

Remember to sign out of your Google Account

Remember to sign out of your Google Account

    DCE Library staff are finding that some students are logging into their Google accounts and are leaving the “stay signed in” option checked. This is leaving their account logged in even after they close the internet browser regardless of whether they are using Explorer or Google Chrome. Please make sure you sign out […]