Library News

Flinders Library – News

  • The innovative facilities at the new Plaza and Student Hub has won a national higher education award for Flinders University.
  • Memorable performances of the Flinders Unbound Collective are being celebrated in a National Gallery of Australia touring exhibition of new Indigenous photo-media.
  • An exhibition showcasing Anton Lucas's special collection of Indonesian social history will open at Flinders Central Library.
  • The leading international research publisher, Nature, has named Flinders University in its 2016 ‘Rising Stars’ in the Asia-Pacific.
  • A proposed world-first autonomous rail transport system for the Flinders precinct has the potential to make the Bedford Park campus more accessible then ever before.
  • Flinders Rail Station is set to become a reality after an announcement by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Flinders at Tonsley today.
  • Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has unveiled the University's 50th anniversary life-size bronze statue of Australian explorer and namesake Matthew Flinders.
  • Pelicans and marine tile artwork will form part of a 14-year tradition of Indigenous students marking the start of their journey at Flinders University.
  • South Australia’s longest-serving Labor Premier, the late Hon John Bannon AO, continued his public service through his post-parliamentary career – including at Flinders University.
  • 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

  • The Microbiology Society journals’ website will be undergoing a period of essential maintenance on Saturday, 25 March 2017 from 5.30 pm. This will mean that all journal webpages and the content will be unavailable for a period of up to 15 hours. A “scheduled maintenance” page will be displayed while the work takes place. We […]
  • We would like to inform you that there is a planned downtime of Brill Online Books and Journals platform scheduled for Saturday March 25, from approximately 5.30 pm. We apologize for any interruption or inconvenience this may cause.
  • The IET Digital Library will be unavailable on Saturday March 25th, 2017 beginning at 5.30 pm. Visitors to the Digital Library site will see an informational message to this effect and will not be able to access the site. This message will stay up for the duration of time that the platform is not accessible. […]
  • We are currently experiencing a downtime for the RCNi database (Royal College of Nursing journals) which is affecting off campus users. On campus use is still working. The vendor has been contacted to remedy this situation and we will update you as we know more.