LIAISON LIBRARIAN SERVICE FOR STAFF

Need help in: · customising your desktop to receive RSS feeds relevant to your information needs? · identifying and using our variety of subscription databases? · conducting in depth research into a particular subject area? Let us assist you! Contact your Liaison Librarian for an appointment.

eBooks

Electronic books on a wide range of subject areas are now accessible via the Library website and the Library Network Catalogue. The two providers are: Safari Tech Books Online and NetLibrary To access eBooks, log into the Library Catalogue and then click on the eResources Tab located at the top of the screen http://tafecat.tafensw.edu.au/tafecat.html For […]

Online Databases

Online Databases available at Ultimo College Library or on your desktop: ANZRC Factiva Australian Standards online Sydney Morning Herald OZJAC MagilOnLiteraturePlus NoveList Building Code of Australia Proquest Infotrac Online Currents Applied Science and Technology full text Lexis Nexis Case Base Thomson’s Liquor Guide Master file Premier Please contact your Liaison Librarian for information on access […]

Bibliographic Citation Booklet

Bibliographic Citation Booklet To assist students in citing sources used in their research, a bibliographic citation booklet called: Creating a Bibliography is now available in the Harvard Style. For students, we have a one page sheet with examples on how to cite resources ranging from books, to podcasts and even blogs! For teachers, there is […]

Library Workshops

Library Workshops Information Literacy WorkshopsSkilled librarians assist students in defining and locating information, whether in book form, online database or via the Internet. Hidden Web WorkshopsFor more advanced research needs. A good opportunity for students who are already familiar with the World Wide Web to expand their knowledge. For more information or to book a […]

eReserve

eReserve eReserve is an online extension of our already popular Special Reserve section. http://www.sit.det.nsw.edu.au/eres/ Teachers are able to make available password protected online resources for students to access from any computer with internet access, at any time, and from any location. Examples of eReserve items: • Class Notes • PowerPoint presentations • Journal articles • […]

Library Orientation Tours

Library Orientation Tours Phone 9217 3034 to book a 30 minute orientation tour for your class. Learn about the catalogue, course resources and facilities available in the library.

Worldwide Library News

Australian libraries get access to global library cataloguehttp://www.nla.gov.au/pressrel/media-release-110507.htmlThe National Library of Australia has negotiated an agreement on behalf of Australian libraries which gives access to WorldCat, the world’s largest bibliographic database with over one billion items from 11,000 libraries worldwide. The collaborative services agreement has been negotiated between the National Library and the Online Computer […]