The Rare Book Display @ Ultimo College Library

The East Sydney College relocation to Ultimo resulted in a collection of rare books being housed at Ultimo College Library. A selection of the books will be displayed each term on Level 1. The current display features fashion and costume design books dated from 1857. If you or your students are interested in viewing any […]

New Fashion Books – June 2007

Fashion since 1900 : the complete sourcebook / John Peacock ; with a preface by Christian Peacock, John London : Thames & Hudson, 2007A new source book review from the editorial as seen on Amazon. Photography could never capture so faithfully the dazzling variety of these designs. Indeed, many that predate the advent of […]

New Reference Titles for June 2007

The Rough Guide to American independent film / Jessica WinterØ REFM791.430973WINT The Rough Guide to world music : Africa & Middle EastØ REFM781.63BROU The Rough Guide to westerns / Paul SimpsonØ REFM791.436SIMP Music game book : a world history of 20th century musicØ REFM793MUSI 1000 films to change your lifeTimeout publicationØ REFM791.4375ONET Australian film & […]

New Scanner Service at the LearnSpace

A scanner is now available at the Learnspace on computer UMDG55-26. This computer has access to Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and DB Artist. This computer is connected to a b/w and a colour printer.

New Recreational Reading Materials

The Ultimo College Student Association has kindy donated funding for new recreational reading materials….Check out some exciting titles such as: · A spot of bother, Mark Haddon· Slaughterhouse 5, Kurt Vonnegut· A scanner darkly, Philip K. Dick· Black powder war, Naomi Novik· Two caravans, Marina Lewycka· The good husband of Zebra Drive, Alexander McCall Smith· […]

Latest Database News

SOME NEW TITLES ON THE ENVIRONMENT Water politics in the Murray Darling Basin by Daniel Connell 333.7/CONN Water: facts, issues, problems and solutions by David Leaman 551.48/LEAM Where rive meets the sea: exploring Australia’s estuaries by Lynne Turnet et al 577.786099/WHER Greenhouse solutions with sustainable energy by Mark Diesendorf 333.7/DIES Environmental science demystified by Linda […]

New reference books for May 2007

Gardening Australia flora : the gardener’s bible : over 20,000 plantsVol 1 : A-KVol 2 : L-ZCDROM accompanies 2 booksREF635.90994GARD V.1REF635.90994GARD V.2CDROM635.90994GARD Discovering fruit & nuts : a comprehensive guide to the cultivation, uses and health benefits of over 300 food-producing plants / Susanna LyleREF634LYLE Humble and obedient servants : the administration of New South […]

Julia Gillard lecture on the future of work

Julia Gillard lecture on the future of workThe workplace relations debate came to the University of Sydney when Julia Gillard delivered the annual industrial relations lecture, the Kingsley Laffer Memorial Lecture. Listen to the podcast (Running time 55:38)


Ultimo Library has a growing collection of podcasts (audio) and Vodcasts (video) selected from various sites which are relevant to your subject area. You can listen or view these podcasts from your computer or you can download them to your MP3 player. To access this collection click on this link: You will be prompted […]


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