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  • Flinders University Library now has trial access to Shakespeare in Performance. “Shakespeare in Performance showcases rare and unique prompt books from the world-famous Folger Shakespeare Library. These prompt books tell the story of Shakespeare’s plays as they were performed in theatres throughout Great Britain, the United States and internationally, between the seventeenth and twentieth centuries.” […]
  • Flinders University Library now has trial access to Frontier Life. Frontier Life is a “digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the Anglophone world from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of […]
  • Google Scholar users usually get the best functionality if they access Google Scholar via the Library’s A-Z database list.Unfortunately, there is currently a worldwide issue with how Google Scholar interacts with library databases. This problem affects Universities worldwide and it seems to be traffic related.Fortunately if this problem occurs there is a workaround. In order […]
  • The telephone number for the Library and Student FLO Helpdesk has now changed to provide students with a single easy to remember contact number – 1300 Flinders (1300 3546 3377). Calls will still be answered by our friendly Library staff  but calls will be routed via Flinders Connect. So if you have a Library or […]
  • The Library has some great spaces for studying, which are now open 24 hours. If you need to use a computer or just want a quiet place to study, you can now stay in the library and use our 24 hour zones on Level 0 and Level 1 of the Central Library. Staff at help […]
  • AustLit is an authoritative database about Australian literature and storytelling, also including information about industry bodies and organisations that have a relationship with Australian literature.
  • Google Scholar users usually get the best functionality if they access Google Scholar via the Library’s A-Z database list. Unfortunately, there is currently a worldwide issue with how Google Scholar interacts with library databases. When accessing Google Scholar through the Library, users are being asked to prove they are not a robot via a reCaptcha […]
  • See Australia and New Zealand Newsstream (ProQuest) for online full text access to key national newspaper titles from Fairfax, News Limited and Australian Broadcasting Commission.
  • Looking to view great educational TV, including Australian documentaries, drama and television series?
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
  • Database Trial – News and Events from the Library

  • Flinders University Library now has trial access to Shakespeare in Performance. “Shakespeare in Performance showcases rare and unique prompt books from the world-famous Folger Shakespeare Library. These prompt books tell the story of Shakespeare’s plays as they were performed in theatres throughout Great Britain, the United States and internationally, between the seventeenth and twentieth centuries.” […]
  • Flinders University Library now has trial access to Frontier Life. Frontier Life is a “digital collection of primary source documents helps us to understand existence on the edges of the Anglophone world from 1650-1920. Discover the various European and colonial frontier regions of North America, Africa and Australasia through documents that reveal the lives of […]
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