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  • 3.30pm, Friday 26 September 2014 Noel Stockdale Room, Central Library, Flinders University Fridays at the Library presents Ruth Morse, Murder as a Fine Art: the ethics of crime fiction Popular genres have often been held in disdain. In her talk, Morse will argue that crime fiction at its best has always explored key social and […]
  • Students and staff can now access Web of Science backfiles to 1900! With the ability to search Web of Science from 1900 onwards, researchers can: - follow the history or methodology of an idea - locate current research based on earlier patents, reports, published works or findings - create a list of experts within a […]
  • Guess how many users have logged into the Library PCs this year? Read more for answers
  • ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection is now available!    This collection of databases covers the international literature in the social sciences, including politics, sociology, social services, anthropology, criminology and education. Students and staff are now offered access to several new databases: -  Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA) -  Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) […]
  • Friday 29 August 2014, Tonsley TAFE – Room 1.G.2 This month Fridays at the Library will be held at Tonsley TAFE (entry via Alawoona Avenue) as a part of the Marion Learning Festival.  There will be two Flinders events in the afternoon with light refreshments in between. You are welcome to come to either one […]
  • Flinders University Library - Database trials

  • We currently have trial access to Artfilms.

    With content that can entertain, educate and inform, Artfilms streams exclusive educational videos from top artists and independent producers.

    The Artfilms collection contains high quality documentaries, instructional films, interviews and rare archival footage. Subject areas covered include theatre, dance, music, visual arts, design, digital arts and cinema (note that the films with a "red eye symbol" are accessible during the trial).

    For on campus only trial access to Artfilms Click Here. The trial ends 1 October 2014.

    We welcome your feedback and comments on any of our trial databases. The feedback you provide helps us to evaluate and improve services. If you have any feedback please complete our trial feedback form

  • Flinders University currently has trial access to Art Source.

    Art Source is the unmatched resource for Art and Architecture. This database features full-text articles as well as detailed indexing and abstracts for journals, books and more. Includes all indexing from the renowned Art Abstracts, Art Index and Art Index Retrospective: 1929-1984 from H.W. Wilson.

    For on-campus only trial access to Art Source Click here.

    The trial ends 12 September 2014.

    We welcome your feedback and comments on any of our trial databases. The feedback you provide helps us to evaluate and improve services. If you have any feedback please complete our trial feedback form

  • Flinders University currently has trial access to Art Museum Image Gallery.

    Drawing on collections of distinguished museums from around the world, this database offers access to high-quality art images and related multimedia. This image gallery covers a broad range of time and place, with entries from 3000 B.C. to the present day, and art from the cultures of Africa, Asia, Europe and the Americas.

    For on-campus only trial access to Art Museum Image Gallery, Click here.

    The trial ends 12 September 2014.

    We welcome your feedback and comments on any of our trial databases. The feedback you provide helps us to evaluate and improve services. If you have any feedback please complete our trial feedback form

  • Flinders University currently has trial access to Frick Art Reference Library Periodicals Index.

    The comprehensive index presents art history periodicals held at and indexed by the renowned Art Reference Library of the Frick Collection. The selection includes nearly 300 art history periodicals, ranging from mid-1850 to late 1960s. The international range of publications represents Western, European and American fine arts.

    For on-campus only trial access to Frick Art Reference Library Periodicals Index, Click here.

    The trial ends 12 September 2014.

    We welcome your feedback and comments on any of our trial databases. The feedback you provide helps us to evaluate and improve services. If you have any feedback please complete our trial feedback form

  • Flinders University currently has trial access to Communication Source database.

    Communication Source database this is the premier research database for Communication Studies. This comprehensive resource offers worldwide full-text content pertaining to communication, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse, speech-language pathology, media studies and related fields features full text for more than 800 titles, including over 600 active full-text titles and 150 full-text titles not found in other EBSCO academic databases.

    For on-campus only trial access to Communication Source database Click here.

    The trial ends 4 September 2014.

    We welcome your feedback and comments on any of our trial databases. The feedback you provide helps us to evaluate and improve services. If you have any feedback please complete our trial feedback form

  • Flinders University Library - Downtime notices.

  • BombDue to routine maintenance on the Ovid Databases, users may experience some downtime this Sunday 13th September 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    This may impact on access to Ovid databases including Medline, Biological Abstracts, Journals@Ovid .

    Apologies for any inconvenience as a result.
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