February 14 is Library Lovers’ Day Coordinated by Australian Library & Information Association (ALIA), the aim of LLD is to raise awareness of the services which libraries offer. Libraries provide access to carefully selected information and resources and staff are trained to help people find the information they want. Visit the library on 14 February […]
Students have enjoyed escaping the HEAT by coming to the air-conditioned library to do our Community jigsaw puzzle. The first one for the year has already been completed and a new puzzle is ready to begin.
The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) has revealed the results of a 2 month search for mood-boosting books for World Mental Health Day. Searching through the list of 252 titles, we found that our library has quite a number of them in our collection. Just a few of them are now on display in […]
To celebrate National Literacy Week at the end of August, St George Library is hosting free digital literacy workshops showing students how to use the iPad and surf the Internet safely. As you can see from the photos, we had a great response at today’s workshop. If you missed out, there is one more chance […]
Library and Information Week commences on 23rd May 2016. To celebrate, the library staff will be running a Pop-Up Library in the Montgomery Street campus foyer for fashion, fine arts, nursing and graphic design students and staff. Books and DVDs from these subject areas will be available to borrow. Yes, we are bringing the books […]
Congratulations to the students who valiantly completed the jigsaw puzzle on Tuesday afternoon. Come to the library and see the next puzzle on offer.
Students can now put money on their TAFEcard within the campus, using any TAFE computer with the following link: http://siwebremote.sydney.det.win/webremote/ Students may make their payments using a credit card, debit card or an existing PayPal account. Please note, new students will still need to first come to the library to register their card on the […]
Tomorrow, the 11th November, is Remembrance Day marking the 97th anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War (1914–18). Each year on this day Australians observe one minute’s silence at 11 am, in memory of those who died or suffered in all wars and armed conflicts. The two Remembrance Day posters for this […]
St George Library had a number of classes come to the library for morning tea on 2nd and 3rd September in celebration of Adult Learners’ week. Aside from the selection of goodies to eat, the students were given some helpful tips for accessing the library’s e-resources and student support services.
On Wednesday 29th July, the library staff cooked and baked some old favourite recipes in support of ALIA’s Cooking for Copyright campaign. Along with the goodies for tasting, we had a display of old handwritten recipes distributed by ALIA and some “Did you know?” bubbles of information about copyright law in Australia. The main issue […]