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  • Flinders University Library currently has trial access to Embase (via Ovid). Embase is a biomedical and pharmacological database containing bibliographic records with citations, abstracts and indexing derived from biomedical articles in peer reviewed journals, and is especially strong in its coverage of drug and pharmaceutical research.   Over 22 million records spanning 1974-present are included, with […]
  • Looking for comprehensive information about the world’s aquatic resources?   See Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA) for extensive coverage of research on aquatic organisms.   Marine, freshwater and brackish water organisms and environments are covered, including biology and ecology of aquatic organisms. Click here to access Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA).
  • Library Search Smart Orientation Drop in to the library for a quick tour of our services from a friendly staff member. Learn about: Finding books in the library Getting started with FLO (Flinders Learning Online) Using university computers Printing, scanning and photocopying No need to book! Just ask at the information desk in the Central […]
  • Medical, Sturt and Central Libraries will open 8am every weekday from Monday July 27
  • Access Anatomy.TV, a suite of detailed 3D models of gross and micro human anatomy.
  • On July 23 a new A-Z list of databases will go live. Existing links to Databases on the library homepage and in FindIt@Flinders will remain. Read more for details...
  • Flinders University Library currently has trial access to Holocaust Studies Digital Archives (via Gale Archives Unbound). The following Holocaust Studies collections are included on the Archives Unbound platform: Conditions & Politics in Occupied Western Europe, 1940-1945 The Jewish Question:   Records from the Berlin Document Center Nuremburg Laws and Nazi Annulment of German Jewish Nationality Post-War […]
  • Mid year break: July 4-26. Read full post for Library opening hour changes
  • Interested in the who, when and what of British history?   The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st Century.   This valuable online resource includes biographies of over 59 000 men and women who died in […]
  • Needing a morning caffeine jolt to help kick your brain into study gear? The OneByte Cafe in the Central Library will be open at the following times: Exams and Swot-Vac: Monday – Friday: 8am – 6pm Saturday & Sunday: 12pm-3pm Mid year break (6th – 26th July) Monday – Friday: 9am – 3pm Saturday & […]
  • News and Events from the Library » Database Trial

  • Flinders University Library currently has trial access to Embase (via Ovid). Embase is a biomedical and pharmacological database containing bibliographic records with citations, abstracts and indexing derived from biomedical articles in peer reviewed journals, and is especially strong in its coverage of drug and pharmaceutical research.   Over 22 million records spanning 1974-present are included, with […]
  • Flinders University Library currently has trial access to Holocaust Studies Digital Archives (via Gale Archives Unbound). The following Holocaust Studies collections are included on the Archives Unbound platform: Conditions & Politics in Occupied Western Europe, 1940-1945 The Jewish Question:   Records from the Berlin Document Center Nuremburg Laws and Nazi Annulment of German Jewish Nationality Post-War […]
  • Downtime and Services Interruption Notices

  • The Document Delivery and SentIt system is now available. We apologise for any inconvenience.
  • On Sunday, 2 August 2015, access to Elsevier platforms will be unavailable due to a scheduled maintenance for approximately 4.5 hours starting at 7:30 am. The platforms and solutions involved are: Elsevier Research Platforms: ScienceDirect, Scopus (including Author Feedback Wizard), Engineering Village, Mendeley Research Intelligence: SciVal Funding R&D Solutions: Reaxys, Embase, Geofacets Each platform will […]
  • On Sunday, 9 August, at 11:30 am for eight hours, ProQuest will be upgrading its systems infrastructure.  During this time access to the ProQuest products listed below will not be available and users will be re-directed to a webpage explaining the scheduled maintenance: ProQuest platform (search.proquest.com) ProQuest Congressional (congressional.proquest.com) ProQuest Dialog (search.proquest.com/professional) Chadwyck-Healey databases CultureGrams […]
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