Out there info

We will Survive

Cheesy but appropriate. Dont you think? CRRLvideo (2010). Libraries will survive, Video,  retrieved October 23 from  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T8QjjKrEK7Y Click here for a slightly longer version  

So long, farewell Auf Wiedersehen, goodnight. Adieu, adieu to you and you and you

So long, farewell Auf Wiedersehen, goodnight. Adieu, adieu to you and you and you

So long old database login method. From the 29th of June staff and student access to the databases and other eresources will be via the way of  your DEC username and password.  Click on the image to take you to the Sydney Institute libraries webpage.  

Mobile is the Needle, Social is the Thread: How Information Today is Woven Into Our Lives

Have a look at this quick Slide share Presentation. Although it is based on American statistics, it still provides a useful insight into how much information figures in our lives, in our ability to communicate and disseminate information. How often during the day do you deal with information? More than you are probably aware of!! […]

2012 : National Year of Reading

2012 : National Year of Reading The theme for March is THINK. Up and Coming Event  World Read Aloud Day on 7 March?  http://love2read2012.wordpress.com/tag/readaloud/ Click here to read the post   “This day is to remind people about the importance of reading aloud for developing literacy, but also it is about fun.” Who will you be reading too? […]

Libraries in film and television

  I found this interesting Youtube video that details Libraries in film (created by Greene County Public Library). It is a neat montage of  scenes filmed in library settings from popular films and television series, such as: Seinfeld, Sesame Street, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, The Golden Girls, No Man of Her Own, The Shawshank Redemption, Philadelphia […]

End of the year… almost

We are almost at the end of another year and the lead up to end of year assessments and assignments has begun. Some of us prefer to study quietly while others while others prefer to be in slightly less quieter spaces. At Ultimo TAFE library we endeavour to provide a variety of spaces for you […]

Sausage Fest sizzles @ Ultimo

Sausage Fest sizzles @ Ultimo

Sausage Fest sizzles @ Ultimo Feeling a little peckish??? Ultimo College Diploma of Photography students, with the support of the Student Association, are holding a sausage sizzle fund raiser. Funds raised will go towards the 2011 New Names Large Frames Diploma of Photography exhibition.   When: Tuesday 30th August 2011 Time: from 11:30am to 2pm. […]

‘Waste Not’ Trailer

Here is a trailer of ‘Waste Not’ by Ruth Hessey which will be screened in the library room DG 53 next Wednesday, 3 August, at 12.00 noon and 1.00pm bevthebottle (2011), Waste Not TRAILER.mov, video, May 10, viewed 25 July 2011 at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7SPmtYJIdw We now have a copy of the DVD which will be available for […]

What is a library?

Its never too late but here is a video that was filmed during the ALIA Information Online conference in Sydney, Australia, February 2011.  It provides interesting view points from various Australian library staff acrooss a wide range of educational and non educational institutions.  A very frank and honest piece on the evolution of libraries and library staff. Infoventurer […]

Red Cross Mobile blood service

Red Cross Mobile blood service

The Mobile Blood Service is visiting Ultimo College (located in Jones St Mall, behind the cafeteria) from the 16 – 20 May!! Monday 16 May: 10.15am – 4.00pm Tuesday 17 May: 10.15am – 4.00pm Wednesday 18 May: 10.15am – 4.00pm Thursday 19 May: 12.15pm – 6.00pm Friday 20 May: 10.15am – 4.00pm Some facts from […]