Shakespeare on DVD … Read the books? Now see the DVDs

Read the books? Now see the DVDs Ultimo College Library has now on display the plays of William Shakespeare. The BBC set itself the task of filming all of William Shakeapeare’s plays for television. They are renowned for their loyalty to the text and great performances from leading contemporary actors. These DVDs are now available […]


We have just received two sets of DVDs from the series Communication in the workplace and Coaching Challenges. These videos will be available from Special Reserve on overnight loan for staff and 2 hour loan (in library only) for students. Please ask at the Information desk on level 1. Communication in the workplace is a […]


Immigrants arriving at Port Melbourne Railway Pier, 1910Source: Museum Victoria The Australian Bureau of Statistics has just released the Guide to Migrant Statistical Sources 2007 which provides users with a ready reference to sources of statistical information either directly related to migrants and ethnicity or which collect migrant or ethnicity related data items. The Guide […]

SCIENCE WEEK 2007 @ Ultimo College Library

For the second consecutive year, Ultimo College Library has participated in the many Science Week activities organised at the Ultimo Precinct. These activities included “Hidden Web” sessions for a large number of High School students from both private and public schools in Sydney; and a session on the “Hidden Web” for the general public. Sessions […]

Documentaries on DVD @ Ultimo College Library

An exciting range of new documentaries has arrived at Ultimo College Library. Many of these documentaries have recently been shown on SBS, the ABC and at cinemas in Australia and overseas. A diverse range of topics include the history of Ansett, finding the world’s perfect cup of coffee, Australian cinema history and anatomy for beginners. […]

Report: Australian Social Trends 2007 by Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)

This report is now available at Ultimo College Library in hard copy or via the ABS website at on education and training includes: Qualification profile of Australians Training for a trade International students in Australia Beatriz Aroche, Information Resources Librarian

New IT Books

Photoshop Elements – classroom in a book; Adobe press – 006.6/ADOB Editorial Reviews from the company: Each chapter in this step-by-step, project-based guide contains a project that builds on the reader’s growing knowledge of the program as well as end-of-chapter review questions to wrap up each lesson. Readers will learn the basics of editing their […]

New Design Books

New Design Books Digital Drawing for Designers: A Visual Guide to AutoCAD (Paperback) by Douglas R. Seidler (Author) – 720.284028/SEID Classic Tailoring Techniques: A Construction Guide for Women’s Wear (F.I.T. Collection) (Paperback) by Roberto Cabrera (Author), Patricia Flaherty Meyers (Author) – 646.433/CABR Customer reviews from Amazon: Furnish: Furniture and Interior Design for the 21st […]

Ultimo Science Festival- 22 to 26 August 2007

The Ultimo Science Festival, near Central Railway and Broadway in Sydney, NSW, is five days and nights of serious science fun for families, for everyone, for schools, for young, old and in-between, for geeks and non-geeks alike. There’s something for everyone who wants to expand their minds, think about the world and wonder about how […]

New music CDs @ Ultimo Library

The library has just received a delivery of some fantastic new music CD’s courtesy of the Ultimo College Students’ Association. They range from calming, relaxing, jazzy Nora Jones with her album Come Away With Me, Pink’s I’m Not Dead, The Black Eyed Peas Monkey Business, Missy Higgins On a Clear Night to Rockin’ Eskimo Joe’s […]