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26 Jun 2013

Colin Offord, live in concert - Sunday 30 June 2013, 3:30pm Grainger Museum --

A reminder - we are looking forward to seeing you this Sunday at:

Colin Offord, live in concert Returning to the Grainger Museum after a thoroughly enjoyable and engaging performance in 2012, Colin is set to warm up a Melbourne winter afternoon with new compositions, pieces from his recordings and free improvisations.

Sunday 30 June 2013, 3:30pm 

At the Grainger Museum Gate 13, Royal Parade University of Melbourne 

Cost: 

Adults $15, Concession $10

How to book: Please book ahead as numbers are limited.  Contact Symone Blake by email at symone@unimelb.edu.au or telephone 03 9035 4727 to reserve a seat. Payment is required on the day at the door.

 

 

25 Jun 2013

ILL interface unavailable 9-11am Wednesday 26 June -- The ILL client interface (Relais) may be unavailable some time between 9-11 am on Wednesday 26 June. This is to allow for updating the access from library barcode to University of Melbourne email username and password. The Library is working on moving all library systems to this single sign on option by the start of Semester 2.

 

 

19 Jun 2013

Discovery, A-Z Lists offline 4-6pm Thu 20 June --

Online resources through Discovery and A-Z lists will be unavailable for some time between 4.00 and 6.00 pm on Thursday 20 June 2013.

This downtime is necessary for maintenance and updating of Library systems.

Thank you for your patience.

 

 

13 Jun 2013

Need some introductory EndNote training in June? --

EndNote basics: training for staff and graduate students (Parkville campus)

These 2 hour sessions include an introductory presentation covering the basics:

  • navigating the program interface;
  • setting up Groups;
  • exporting records from databases;
  • attaching full-text articles
  • working with MS Word.

Each presentation will be followed by an optional 30 minute question & answer session. Bookings essential.


EndNote Basics for Windows: Tuesday 18 June 10:00-12:00. Book a place.

EndNote Basics for Mac: Thursday 20 June, 10:00-12:00.  Book a place.  

Sessions will be repeated in August and October.

 

 

11 Jun 2013

LMS Maintenance in July -- The LMS will be unavailable on Thursday 11th July and Friday 12th July due to scheduled maintenance. For more information about the new features on the way, see http://lms.unimelb.edu.au/upgrade/ and http://lms.unimelb.edu.au/upgrade/student/

We would like to remind you that the LMS will be unavailable on Thursday 11th July and Friday 12th July for scheduled midyear maintenance.

Staff and students will not be able to access the LMS from any page. As with all scheduled maintenance periods, the LMS will be unavailable for the shortest time possible, but this window has been set to allow for the delivery of complex works while we implement the latest LMS Service Pack.

When it returns, the LMS will have the same core functionality, but will have a modernised look and feel, and improved teaching and learning tools.

For more information about the new features on the way, see http://lms.unimelb.edu.au/upgrade/ and http://lms.unimelb.edu.au/upgrade/student/

 

 

10 Jun 2013

Temporary Access to Discovery --

Due to problems with access to Discovery, Databases and E-Journals Monday 10th June please use the following link

 http://unimelb.libguides.com/tempaccess

 Unfortunately not all services are available but we have endeavoured to provide access while the problems are resolved. 

Due to problems with access to Discovery, Databases and E-Journals Monday 10th June please use the following link

 http://unimelb.libguides.com/tempaccess

 Unfortunately not all services are available but we have endeavoured to provide access while the problems are resolved. 

 

 

07 Jun 2013

Queen's Birthday Opening Hours -- Monday 10 June

Due to the Queen's Birthday holiday, some libraries will be closed on Monday 10 June.

OPEN LIBRARIES:

  • Baillieu Library: 11am - 9pm (service point closes at 5p,)
  • Brownless Biomedical Library: 1pm - 5pm
  • Eastern Resource Centre (ERC): 1pm - 5pm
  • Giblin Eunson Library: 11am - 5pm
  • Law Library: 10am - 6pm

All other libraries will be closed.  

EXTENDED HOURS ZONES

These zones will not be staffed, but will be available for studying. Please bring your student card with you for swipe-card access. 

  • Baillieu Library: 7am - 1pm
  • Brownless Biomedical Library: 7am - 12am
  • Eastern Resource Centre (ERC): 7am - 12am
 

 

 

05 Jun 2013

Increased renewals for staff and students -- Students and staff members will be able to renew items up to 10 times.

From the 12th of June we are trialling an increase in renewals from 4 to 10 for University of Melbourne students and staff members.

 

 

03 Jun 2013

Lenton Parr Music, Visual and Performing Arts Library now open --

Due to the water damage over the weekend, the Lenton Parr Music, Visual and Performing Arts Library at Southbank campus is open from 1pm. Collection access (some DVD loans limited), loans,  photocopying/scanning and PCs available. 

We apologise for any inconvenience.


 

 

29 May 2013

Semester 1 SES on now -- Semester 1 Subject Experience Surveys are now open. The standard survey period is from 20 May to 9 June.

Semester 1 Subject Experience Surveys are now open. The standard survey period is from 20 May to 9 June, though some variation occurs between subjects. LMS subjects should currently contain feedback on the survey outcomes from the previous cohort of students, in line with SES policy and guidelines. Providing this information to students is expected to encourage student participation.

Watch this space for more information about communicating this semester's SES outcomes to the current student cohort.

There is information to help staff prepare for and promote the SES, including policies and guidelines: http://www.feedback.unimelb.edu.au/SES/.

Enquiries: ses-support@unimelb.edu.au.

 

 

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