On Monday 31st July, St George Library celebrated the success of ALIA’s copyright law reform campaign. In 2015, “FAIR followers right across Australia took up the challenge of cooking for copyright, helping to raise awareness of our muddled copyright law and supporting our lobbying for immediate reform.” On the 15 June 2017, “The Copyright Amendment […]
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 […]
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 […]
This ANZAC Day marks 101 years since the Australian and New Zealand troops landed on the cove at Gallipoli in Turkey. On the 25th April Australians across the nation will remember the great sacrifice of not only these men but the many who have fought in all wars to keep Australia free and maintain our […]
Adult Learners Week is an international celebration of lifelong and lifewide learning. It encourages adults to use adult education providers and find out and use the opportunity to equip their knowledge and skills through various courses and programs. At St George College TAFE Library we are also celebrating Adult Learners Week – Wednesday 2nd September and […]
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 […]
The library staff have been busy making lots of poppies as a tribute for Anzac Day’s 100 year commemoration of the Gallipoli landings. Please come into the library and have a look at our displays and the resources available in the library about the Great War.
Culturally and linguistically diverse learners: success stories. Case studies of students’ achievements – DVDs and poster During library opening hours: Mon–Thu 8:30am–8:00pm and Fri 8:30am–6pm Courtesy of St George College Outreach