Library News

News and Events from the Library

  • ProQuest Ebook Central is now available!   All ebooks previously accessed on the Ebook Library (EBL) and ebrary platforms have now migrated to ProQuest Ebook Central.  Created using the strengths of the EBL and ebrary platforms, ProQuest Ebook Central features a user-centred design aimed at improving ebook research experiences. Access ProQuest Ebook Central ebooks by searching […]
  • ScienceDirect is an Elsevier database covering scientific, medical and technical articles, as well as book chapters.   It combines authoritative, full-text publications with smart, intuitive functionality.   ScienceDirect also includes over 250 000 open access articles. Click here to access ScienceDirect.
  • Library hours change over the break but the 24hour study spaces remain open! For a full list of library hours: http://www.flinders.edu.au/library/info/hours/hours_home.cfm
  • Flinders Library’s Examorama event is designed to support Flinders students during swot vac and exams (31st October to 17th November). It starts with longer opening hours with the Central Library staying open & staffed until 10pm every night. We know this time can be stressful for students – so as well as our great spaces […]
  • Psychiatry Online features DSM-5, the most widely used psychiatric reference in the world. Students and staff can also access a collection of journals, books and patient resources from American Psychiatric Association Publishing. Click here to access Psychiatry Online.
  • Are you one of the many journal editors at Flinders? Would you like to get together with others to explore ways of sharing experiences with each other and with the scholarly community at Flinders? Gillian Dooley from eResearch is convening an initial meeting on 3 November. If you are interested please book here – or visit the eResearch Blog […]
  • The Library would like some student volunteers to be interviewed for Library World – a FLO topic that will introduce new students to the conventions of academic study. We want to know how you find information for your assignments. Your answers will help new students but also help the library develop better services to staff […]
  •   Flinders University Library and Jembatan invite you to attend the launch of the Anton Lucas Collection: 45 years of Indonesian scholarship.   Associate Professor Anton Lucas began his studies of Indonesia in 1970 and commenced teaching at Flinders University in 1981. The Anton Lucas Collection was donated to the Library in 2013. It comprises original research materials, which contributed to Anton’s […]
  •   All our library branches are open all long weekend including our 24 hour study zones at Central. Staffed help desk services and the library collections are available throughout the weekend at the following times: Saturday, Sunday & Public Holiday Monday Central:  9.30 am  – 6pm (plus 24 hour study zones) Medical: 11.00 am – 6pm […]
  • Central, Sturt and Medical libraries are all open this morning following our unexpected closure yesterday due to the state wide power outage and storms. All our computers and resources are available and our telephones and email are now up and running again. So other than a few leaks it is business as usual here in […]
  • Database Trial – News and Events from the Library

  • 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 […]
  • Downtime and Services Interruption Notices

  • All systems are go. No library services are down.