Feeling creative? Resource Development Workstations for staff

Both Crystal and West St libraries have each recently been supplied by ITSU and Learning & Innovation with a Resource Development Workstation for college staff to use in producing online resources such as learning objects and digital stories. It has the same or later versions of the software installed on the Resource Development Kit laptops that the library […]

New novels for holiday reading

The library has recently purchased a selection of interesting novels, just in time for your holiday relaxation.  Here are just a few titles to tempt you:- Brick Lane by Monica Ali P.S. I love you by Cecelia Ahern Bone China by Roma Tearne People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks Candy by Luke Davies Atonement […]

New Multimedia Trolleys make presentations easier at Petersham

Each lockable & mobile trolley includes a data projector, a laptop, a DVD & VHS player, an amplifier & 2 speakers, all cabled together for easy use by “technophobic” teachers. Book the trolley for use in the Library Seminar rooms or for a 2-hour loan in your own classroom. Teaching sections are encouraged to book a demonstration of […]

Congratulations to Sui Yui!

Siu (Cyndi) Yui was the winner of our 2007 Books Alive Competition.  Participants had to write a review of a book from either the Great Read Guide or from the Petersham Library collection.  The prizes were book vouchers from from Berkelouw’s Book Shop, Leichhardt.  Siu Yui’s winning review is published below.  Rabbit-Proof Fence was written by […]