This month the library has a display about the wonderful author, illustrator, farmer and early conservationist Beatrix Potter. We have a number of her delightful stories available for borrowing in the children’s section of our collection. We can also ask for an interlibrary loan of the DVD ‘Miss Potter’ if students and staff are interested.
Congratulations from the library staff to all students of Petersham West campus on completing their courses. A sad day as the library will now only be situated at the Crystal St Campus. Enjoy your holidays and looking forward to seeing you all in the library next year.
The Library wishes all students at Petersham Tafe good luck in their studies for 2016. Whether you are new or a returning student the library is able to provide assistance with your course work as well as offering fiction books, dvds, music cds and more for your enjoyment. The staff are looking forward to meeting you […]
Another jigsaw puzzle has been completed at West Street Library. There are always new puzzles on the go. Puzzles are good for relieving stress. Jigsaw puzzles can be great fun and they are also excellent tools to develop our ability to analyse and problem solve. Come and relax with our new puzzles at both Crystal […]
Do you need help accessing your Student Portal and Moodle ? Would you like to learn about Social Media or how to research your assignments? How about tips to write a job winning resume ? Crystal Street and West St libraries are holding lunchtime workshops 12 Noon to 1PM throughout the semester to assist you. Check the Calender or just […]
As usual, we will start our programme of “lunchtime workshops” in Week 2, but this time, they will not all be held at lunchtime! In response to a student request we will also hold a few workshops at 5:30pm, for evening students. Remember that if none of these times suit you, you can book your […]
This term we are focussing on online research for big assignments and on helping you find a job. Crystal Street Library (CG.17) 12 noon—1pm Online Research Including useful websites, online subject guides and journal databases October 22, October 29 and November 5 Job Seeking Useful websites and resume writing tips November 12, November 19 West […]
Petersham West St Library will be open from 10am to 3pm on Saturday 15 September, as part of Petersham College Open Day. The Library will run a Great Book Sale with all proceeds being donated to the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF). The ILF provides books & literacy resources to Indigenous communities, with the aim of raising […]
The library will be running workshops for job-seekers over the next few weeks. If you are finishing your course at Petersham soon, come along to pick up some ideas. Crystal Street Campus 12noon—1pm Library, CG.17 Tue Jun 7 Using Job Search Websites Thu Jun 16 Resumes & Cover Letters Wed Jun 22 Interview Skills West Street […]
Measuring just 2.4 x 2.9 mm the tiny leather-bound volume of The smallest book in the world is indeed what it claims to be. This is the world’s smallest ABC picture book in a published edition. It has a letter of the alphabet on each page, and you will need a magnifying glass to read […]