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Your Federation Library: Access to collections and spaces

Tuesday 20 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: 

EndNote for collaboration - Webinar

Wednesday 3 February 2021

Find out how to share EndNote libraries with collaborators in your research group or SOLT project to streamline your efforts. When: 12:30pm, Thursday, February 11 Where: Online via MS Teams Register at: https://federation-edu-au.libcal.com/event/5296496 ...

Library Virtual InfoPoint - temporary closure 4 February 2021

Wednesday 3 February 2021

The Library Virtual InfoPoint will be closed on Thursday 4 February from 9:45am to 2:15pm to allow staff to attend a planning workshop. Services will resume from 2:15pm, so please submit your query via the Ask the Library page and staff will get back to you as soon as the...

Last chance to register for EndNote 20 webinar

Tuesday 2 February 2021

EndNote 20 - update and advanced options New to EndNote, or wanting to catch up on the changes with EndNote 20? Hear some best practice advice on starting an EndNote library and working effectively in MS Word. Come with your tricky questions and get them sorted in this 1 hour session. When: Thursday 4th February, 12:30pm Where: Online via...

Auto renewals - you asked, we delivered!

Monday 1 February 2021

Borrowers will continue to receive a courtesy email from the Library 3 days prior to the due date of the item/s, and now the message will indicate if the item has been automatically renewed, together with the new due date which is calculated from the previous due date (not from the date of renewal).

Webinar - EndNote for collaboration

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Find out how to share EndNote libraries with collaborators in your research group or SOLT project to streamline your efforts. When: 12:30pm, Thursday, February 11 Where: Online via MS Teams Register at: https://federation-edu-au.libcal.com/event/5296496 ...

EndNote 20 webinar - next week

Wednesday 27 January 2021

EndNote 20 - update and advanced options New to EndNote, or wanting to catch up on the changes with EndNote 20? Hear some best practice advice on starting an EndNote library and working effectively in MS Word. Come with your tricky questions and get them sorted in this 1 hour session. When: Thursday 4th February, 12:30pm Where: Online via...

Reminder - Searching the SOLT literature webinar this Thursday

Monday 25 January 2021

There's still time to register for, Searching the literature for Scholarship of Learning & Teaching Need to do some searching to start the literature review for your SOLT project? Attend this webinar for hints and tips on advanced searching. We will be focussing on relevant databases such as Academic Search Complete, ERIC, EdResearch Online, VOC...

Keep up-to-date with current Library services

Friday 22 January 2021

Ensure you are up-to-date with how the Library is providing services and resources to you by visiting our Current Library services webpage. This page contains the latest information about how you can gain assistance from our expert staff, access resources and use on-campus study facilities.

EndNote 20 - update and advanced options webinar

Thursday 21 January 2021

EndNote 20 - update and advanced options New to EndNote, or wanting to catch up on the changes with EndNote 20? Hear some best practice advice on starting an EndNote library and working effectively in MS Word. Come with your tricky questions and get them sorted in this 1 hour session. When: Thursday 4th February, 12:30pm Where: Online via...

15-minute webinars on library resources for academic staff, 25 January -1 February

Wednesday 20 January 2021

To assist you in your preparation for teaching for 2021, the Liaison Librarians are presenting a series of 15-minute sessions on library resources, services and tools. Please select the sessions you would like to attend using this link. A c...

Searching the SOLT literature - webinar

Wednesday 20 January 2021

Searching the literature for Scholarship of Learning & Teaching Need to do some searching to start the literature review for your SOLT project? Attend this webinar for hints and tips on advanced searching. We will be focussing on relevant databases such as Academic Search Complete, ERIC, EdResearch Online,VOCEDplus, and discipline databases as well ...