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Export your Proquest Ebook Central bookshelf today ahead of the single sign-on upgrade to OpenAthens

Tuesday 13 July 2021

From 20th July 2021, Federation University Library will offer a better client experience for ProQuest Ebook Central through OpenAthens single sign-on. With single-sign on, you only need to: sign in once, gaining access to the Ebook Central patron site and your personal Ebook Central account remember one password for all electronic resources...

Change to authentication service for Library resources - OpenAthens

Tuesday 13 July 2021

ITS and the Library have been working together on implementing a new authentication service that enables Federation University Australia staff and students seamless and secure access to Library electronic resources anytime and anywhere through OpenAthens. 

Copyright and course readings Moodle checklist

Sunday 11 July 2021

Teaching staff: Give your Moodle content a brush up! Self assess your course in terms of Copyright, Course Readings, and Library content against the checklist of critical factors. 

Werrunangity larr Wimmerata: Wimmera Library opening hours 29-30 July

Monday 28 June 2021

Please be advised that the Wimmera library will be closed on the afternoons of Tuesday 29 and Wednesday 30 June. The PC lab in C building will be available between 9:00am and 5:00pm, accessible from the door in the corridor. Be sure to check our Current Library Services and

Berwick Library closure

Sunday 6 June 2021

Due to the State Government COVIDSafe settings the Berwick Campus library will remain closed. Library items can be requested and will be mailed out. Please contact the InfoPoint if you have any questions.   ...

Please contact the InfoPoint if you have any questions.

Sunday 6 June 2021

The Gippsland, Mt Helen, SMB and Wimmera Libraries will be open to provide study spaces which can be booked online, and a Click and Collect service. There will be no access to collection spaces. Please check opening hours ...

Berwick Campus Library opening hours extended

Friday 21 May 2021

We are very pleased to announce extended opening hours at our Berwick Campus Library. From Monday 24 May the Library at Berwick will be open from 8.30am - 4.30pm Monday - Friday.   Please contact the InfoPoint if you have any questions.   ...

Australian Standards - update

Monday 10 May 2021

Access to Australian Standards from SAI Global has changed. To download and view a standard you will need to install the FileOpen plugin and Adobe Reader.

CSIRO read and publish agreement - Library webinar

Sunday 9 May 2021

Would you like to publish in CSIRO journals and make your article open access without paying an article processing charge? We now have an agreement with CSIRO which would allow you publish an open access article in one of the nominated journals without attracting a charge. Come along and find out more. When: Thursday May 13, 12:30 pm Where: Online via MS Teams ...

Copyright resources

Thursday 6 May 2021

You are likely to create and use copyright material in your work and study with Federation University. The Copyright Office helps staff and students make best use of material for teaching, studying, researching, and working at Federation University while ensuring the provisions of the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) are complied with.

CSIRO read and publish agreement - Library webinar

Wednesday 28 April 2021

Would you like to publish in CSIRO journals and make your article open access without paying an article processing charge? We now have an agreement with CSIRO which would allow you publish an open access article in one of the nominated journals without attracting a charge. Come along and find out more. When: Thursday May 13, 12:30 pm Where: Online via MS Teams ...

Your Federation Library: Access to collections and spaces

Monday 26 April 2021

Library staff are very pleased to advise that you can now access collections and more areas of the Victorian campus libraries. You can use a great range of learning spaces, receive assistance from InfoPoint staff, and browse and obtain items directly from physical collections. Hand sanitiser and cleaning wipes are available for all to use while on site.

Your Federation Library is open

Tuesday 30 March 2021

We are very pleased to welcome students and staff back to all Victorian campus libraries in a COVIDSafe way. Come to the Library to use a PC or solo study space, receive assistance from InfoPoint staff, use the printer/scanner, or collect a hold placed using our new Click and Collect ...

Incites for research benchmarking and analytics - Webinar

Sunday 21 March 2021

It's not too late to register for this 30 minute webinar and become aware of some key bibliometric measures. Get practical advice on using Incites to benchmark and track your research performance, assess collaborations, identify subject matter experts, and more.

Incites for research benchmarking and analytics - Webinar

Monday 8 March 2021

Attend this 30 minute webinar and become aware of some key bibliometric measures. Get practical advice on using Incites to benchmark and track your research performance, assess collaborations, identify subject matter experts, and more.

Auto renewals - you asked, we delivered

Monday 1 March 2021

The Library is pleased to announce that auto renewals are now available to all our borrowers for nearly all types of loans. From the start of Semester 1, most Library items will be automatically renewed up to 20 times.

Mt Helen Library is open

Wednesday 24 February 2021

We are very pleased to welcome students and staff back to our Mt Helen Campus Library. From Thursday 25 February 2021, the Mt Helen Library will open in a COVIDSafe way, from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Monday to Friday.

SMB Library is open

Wednesday 24 February 2021

We are very pleased to welcome students and staff back to our SMB Campus Library. From Thursday 25 February 2021, the SMB Library will open in a COVIDSafe way, from 9:30am – 12:30pm, on Tuesdays and Thurdays.

Berwick Library is open

Tuesday 23 February 2021

We are very pleased to welcome students and staff back to our Berwick Campus Library. From Wednesday 24 February 2021, the Berwick Library will open in a COVIDSafe way, from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Monday to Wednesday.

Gippsland Campus Library is open

Monday 22 February 2021

We are very pleased to welcome students and staff back to our Gippsland Campus Library. From Tuesday 23 February 2021, the Gippsland Library will open in a COVIDSafe way, from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Monday to Friday.

Werrunangity larr Wimmerata: Wimmera Library is open

Monday 22 February 2021

We are very pleased to welcome students and staff back to Werrunangity larr Wimmerata: Wimmera Library. From Tuesday 23 February 2021, the Wimmera Campus Library will open in a COVIDSafe way, from 9.30am – 12:00pm, Monday to Thursday.

Auto renewals - you asked, we delivered

Monday 22 February 2021

The Library is pleased to announce that auto-renewals are now available to all our borrowers for nearly all types of loans. From the start of Semester 1, most Library items will be automatically renewed up to 20 times.

Get Ready for REDI!

Sunday 21 February 2021

Research Events for Development and Information  The REDI Calendar is your new one stop shop for all researcher development training, incorporating session delivered by the Library, Research Services and the Graduate Research School. Researchers can view available sessions and register from the same place. The Calendar will be updated throughout th...

Virtual InfoPoint open

Friday 19 February 2021

The InfoPoint is open and ready to point you in the right direction. Library staff are providing a one-stop query resolution service to all commencing and returning students, staff and visitors. Chat to us live, email us, or call 1300 552 567 with your questions. We’ll either answer&nb...

Reminder - Publishing and Dissemination in Scholarship of Learning and Teaching webinar

Monday 15 February 2021

Register now to learn how to effectively disseminate your findings while avoiding predatory publishing. This session looks at Open Access, the risks of predatory publishers and how to identify publications and events where you can share your findings. Publishing and Dissemination in Scholarship of Learning & Teaching  When: 12:30...

Webinar - Publishing and Dissemination in Scholarship of Learning and Teaching

Wednesday 10 February 2021

Learn how to effectively disseminate your findings while avoiding predatory publishing. This session looks at Open Access, the risks of predatory publishers and how to identify publications and events where you can share your findings. When: 12:30pm, Thursday, February 18 Where : Online via MS Teams Register at: https://federation-edu-au.libcal.com/event...

Auto renewals - you asked, we delivered!

Monday 8 February 2021

The Library is pleased to announce that auto-renewals are now available to all our borrowers for nearly all types of loans. From the start of Semester 1, most Library items will be automatically renewed up to 20 times.

Save time and submit your course readings list for Semester 1 here

Friday 5 February 2021

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TAFE computer skills classes - Book a session for your 2021 class

Wednesday 3 February 2021

TAFE teachers can book Library staff to deliver computer skills classes for their students. Computer skills classes support students to use Federation systems, including email, Moodle, Teams and OneDrive. Sessions are held online using Teams and can be tailored to meet specific class needs. Feedback from previous sessions show they are a great support for ...

Publishing and Dissemination in Scholarship of Learning and Teaching - webinar

Wednesday 3 February 2021

Learn how to effectively disseminate your findings while avoiding predatory publishing. This session looks at Open Access, the risks of predatory publishers and how to identify publications and events where you can share your findings. When: 12:30pm, Thursday, February 18 Where : Online via MS Teams Register at: