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And so it begins...

It’s been a busy week for the start of the refurbishment of the first floor in Sheila Silver Library:

  • 31 members of staff moved offices: Academic Librarians are now in rooms 402 and 403 and our Learning Systems team have headed off to Queen’s Square House…
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Service Review: EndNote at QUT

Knowledge and its application are important for international competiveness (Richardson et al, 2012) and Australian universities are judged on their research performance (Keller, 2015). However, academic… 574 more words

Information Programs

Coloring: So Hot Right Now

Coloring has been the go-to stress reliever in libraries for a while now, so it was only a matter of time before we jumped on that bandwagon. 148 more words

Academic Librarians

Project Summary

Students attend University seeking a professional education which will give them and their families a brighter future. Academic Libraries have always supported the development of information skills which help students to succeed in their studies. 221 more words

Academic Librarians

Deprofessionalizing Our Profession

Deprofessionalization has been a research and discussion topic for several decades. Articles published in JAMA discuss the components of deprofessionalization in the medical profession and the undesirable effects of that deprofessionalization on society.  625 more words


Going home for Easter? Did you know you can study in another university library?

As a student or staff member of Leeds Beckett University you can use other university libraries via the SCONUL Access scheme, and you might be eligible to borrow books. 299 more words

Facebook Rolled Out Reactions and I Won Wednesday

Yesterday Facebook rolled out its newest feature…reactions. In addition to liking posts, users now have the option to love, laugh, hate, and more. As I scrolled through my news feed, I saw a post from… 100 more words

Academic Librarians