Books & Journals
| Request Books
University Library provides a Postal Loans Service for eligible
Higher Education students who are studying courses primarily online of
by distance education methods, and for TAFE students enrolled through
the TAFE Flex Ed program.
to enrol in the Postal Loans Service must be made on the approved application
form. Loans are made available for 4 weeks, and can be renewed for a further
2 weeks on or before the due date. Standard conditions and penalties apply.
Students must agree to pay return postage costs.
For further information and application forms, click on the link below: (links
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| Online Indexes & Full-Text Databases
University Library subscribes to a number of
databases across a wide range of subject areas. Most databases can
be accessed outside the University. Staff and students need to
before access is allowed.
addition, off campus access is also available to individual electronic
journals. Some electronic journals require an individual password, which
can be obtained by contacting the Information Desk of a
help using electronic databases, try the following links:
access is available to selected academic texts through the Library catalogue.
Locate electronic books by doing a broad Advanced
Keyword search, and limiting
Material type to NETLIBRARY. E-books can be distinguished by the following
icon in the catalogue record.
books can be "borrowed" for 24 hours. Access is limited to one
person at a time. A
user account must be created before an e-book can be checked out.
for using the netLibrary site are available from netLibrary.
campus access is available to journal articles and lecture notes which
have been placed on electronic reserve. Search the reserve collection
from the Library Home Page by entering your lecturer's name, or the subject
code of the course you are enrolled in. Subject codes are listed on the
subject outline guides or reading lists.
is required to access electronic reserve items.
here for information about the reserve collection and computer hardware
and software requirements.