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Changed Wimmera Library opening hours: 23-24 April 2024

Sunday 21 April 2024

Please note there will be changes to the Werrunangity larr Wimmerata: Wimmera Campus Library opening hours, as follows: - On Tuesday 23 and Wednesday 24 April, the Library will be open from 9:00am to 1:00pm Please check our opening hours for full details. The Wimmera PC Lab will be open from 8:30am to 4.30pm as usual while the...

Library Research Webinar - Demonstrating research impact for Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences

Friday 19 April 2024

Researchers working in Humanities, Arts and Social Science (HASS) areas and wanting to demonstrate impact for promotions, grants or awards, may find that 'traditional' research metrics such as citation reports gathered from Web of Science (WOS), Scopus or Google Scholar do not portray a full picture of your scholarly output. 

Learning Resources (formerly Course Readings) virtual drop-in sessions

Wednesday 14 February 2024

Would you like extra assistance with setting up or compiling your Learning Resources list for Semester 1? The Library is offering a series of virtual drop-in sessions to provide assistance with rolling over or creating a new list, adding resources, creating resources links, deleting resources, or organising your resources list.

Researcher development opportunities from the Library

Sunday 11 February 2024

The library is offering a range of researcher (including HDR candidate) development opportunities for 2024. We will be running webinars or workshops relating to EndNote use, literature reviews & search protocols, publishing, research data management, researcher identifiers & metrics, and searching & maintaining current awareness.

Researcher development opportunities from the Library

Sunday 28 January 2024

The library is offering a range of researcher (including HDR candidate) development opportunities for 2024. We will be running webinars or workshops relating to EndNote use, literature reviews & search protocols, publishing, research data management, researcher identifiers & metrics, and searching & maintaining current awareness.

Last chance to book your TAFE class in for computer skills classes with the library

Wednesday 24 January 2024

TAFE teachers planning your class schedules for first semester? Consider booking your TAFE computer skills classes with the library now to get your students off to the right start! We recommend these classes early in the semester (around week 3 is ideal) to help students get connected to Federation University information and systems. Classes can be tailored to...

Changed SMB Library opening hours: 25 and 26 January 2024

Tuesday 23 January 2024

Please note there will be changes to the SMB campus Library and online enquiries opening hours on Thursday 25 and the public holiday on Friday 26 January 2024. - SMB Campus Library will be closed on Thursday 25 January and will be open on Friday 26 January 2024 - The Library online enquiries service will be available on Friday 26 January 2024 Please check our

Researcher development opportunities from the Library

Monday 15 January 2024

The library is offering a range of researcher (including HDR candidate) development opportunities for 2024. We will be running webinars or workshops relating to EndNote use, literature reviews & search protocols, publishing, research data management, researcher identifiers & metrics, and searching & maintaining current awareness.

TAFE computer skills classes for 2024

Wednesday 10 January 2024

TAFE teachers planning your class schedules for first semester? Consider booking your TAFE computer skills classes with the library now to get your students off to the right start! We recommend these classes early in the semester (around week 3 is ideal) to help students get connected to Federation University information and systems. Classes can be tailored to...

TAFE computer skills classes for 2024

Tuesday 2 January 2024

TAFE teachers planning your class schedules for first semester? Consider booking your TAFE computer skills classes with the library now to get your students off to the right start! We recommend these classes early in the semester (arround week 3 is ideal) to help students get connected to Federation University information and systems. Classes can be tailored t...

Ongoing Lift works at Mt. Helen Library

Friday 15 December 2023

A reminder that the lift in the Mt. Helen Library (Building L) is being replaced, and brought up to current standards. This involves widening the entrances on each floor, so there may be some significant noise in the Library as these works are undertaken.

Lift closure at Mt. Helen Library

Thursday 7 December 2023

Work on replacing the lift at Mt. Helen Library (Building L) will commence in the week beginning 11 December. This work will be ongoing throughout the Summer, with an expected finishing date of 24 February.

TAFE Computer skills classes for 2024 - Book with the Library now!

Monday 4 December 2023

TAFE teachers planning your class schedules for next year? Consider booking your TAFE computer skills classes with the library now for 2024 to get your students off to the right start! We recommend these classes early in the semester (arround week 3 is ideal) to help students get connected to Federation University information and systems. Classes can be tailor...

ORCiD webinar: Linking your researcher profiles

Tuesday 14 November 2023

Web of Science ResearcherID, Scopus Author ID, and other researcher IDs and profiles are great, but none of them tell the full story. Link your profiles to your ORCiD to easily collate all this information in one place and build a profile that truly represents your achievements as a researcher.

ORCID - Making it work for you

Monday 13 November 2023

A reminder that the library is running a webinar on: ORCID - Making it work for you. Collect your publications in one place and stand out with an ORCiD persistent identifier for researchers. Find out what an ORCiD can do for you in this short webinar. Wednesday November 15, 10:00-10:30 Register on the

Werrunangity larr Wimmerata: Wimmera Campus Library - Changed opening hours 13-17 November 2023

Friday 10 November 2023

Please note there will be a change to the opening hours at Werrunangity larr Wimmerata: Wimmera Campus Library for the week of 13-17 November 2023, to allow staff to take leave. The Library will be open from 9:00am to 1:00pm from Tuesday 14 to Thursday 16 November, inclusive. The PC lab adjacent to the Library will be open from 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday – Friday for student u...

Searching for scoping, systematic and other reviews

Wednesday 8 November 2023

The library is pleased to offer a series of ten half hour online workshops on systematically searching the literature for conducting scoping, systematic and other types of review. They will run from 12:30-1:00 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 14th November to 14th December. 

ORCiD: Making it work for you

Tuesday 7 November 2023

Collect your publications in one place and stand out with an ORCiD persistent identifier for researchers. Find out about what an ORCiD can do for you in this short webinar. Wednesday 15th November, 10:00-10:30am Book through the REDI calendar.  ...

Library - QuickSearch authentication upgrade

Monday 6 November 2023

The Library and ITS are upgrading the authentication system for electronic resources via QuickSearch from LDAP to SSO (Single Sign On).  It is planned that this upgrade will occur Wednesday 15th November, 2023 10.00 pm (AEDT) Some users with saved records/alerts in QuickSearch might be impacted by this change and library staff have contacted these people directly via email.  If us...

Open Access Week 2023

Friday 20 October 2023

Community over Commercialization  Open Access Week October 23 - 29, 2023  “Open Access Week 2023 is an opportunity to join together, take action, and raise awareness around the importance of community control of knowledge sharing systems.” - https://www.openaccesswe...

Open Access Week 2023

Friday 13 October 2023

Community over Commercialization  Open Access Week October 23 - 29, 2023  “Open Access Week 2023 is an opportunity to join together, take action, and raise awareness around the importance of community control of knowledge sharing systems.” - https://www.openaccesswe...

Open Access Week 2023

Wednesday 11 October 2023

Community over Commercialization  Open Access Week October 23 - 29, 2023  “Open Access Week 2023 is an opportunity to join together, take action, and raise awareness around the importance of community control of knowledge sharing systems.” - https://www.openaccessweek.or...

Introduction to Covidence webinar reminder

Tuesday 10 October 2023

Join us as part of he REDI calendar of events for a short introduction to Covidence on Thursday 12th October, 12:30-1:00. Register here. 

Library webinar: Introduction to Covidence

Tuesday 3 October 2023

Join us as part of he REDI calendar of events for a short introduction to Covidence on Thursday 12th October, 12:30-1:00. Register here. 

Library 15 Minute webinar - Getting the most out of EndNote Desktop

Monday 2 October 2023

Join us as part of the REDI calendar of events on getting the most out of EndNote Desktop on Thursday 5th October at 10am. Register here.

Library 15 Minute webinar - Choosing Where to Publish

Tuesday 12 September 2023

Join us as part of the REDI calendar of events for an introductory webinar on Choosing Where to Publish on Thursday 14th September at 10am. Register here.

Library 15 Minute webinar - Predatory Publishing

Monday 11 September 2023

Join us as part of the REDI calendar of events for an introductory webinar on Predatory Publishing, what is it and what to look out for on Wednesday 20th September at 12pm. Register here.

Read and Publish agreements - webinar

Sunday 10 September 2023

Publish Open Access without the cost of Article Processing Charges, thanks to agreements which have been negotiated with a number of academic publishers. Find out more in this short session. Time: 10.30 - 11.00am Date: Tuesday 19 September Location: Online via MS Teams Register for this webinar: 

Great Book Swap

Friday 1 September 2023

Join us in making a difference! The Aboriginal Education Centre and Federation University Library are thrilled to announce the start of our book donation drive for the annual Great Book Swap, proudly supporting the Indigenous Literacy Foundation. Date: 4th - 15th September 2023 Where: Berwick, Gippsland, Mt Helen a...

Indigenous Knowledge in Research: Intellectual Property and ethical use

Tuesday 29 August 2023

The Library, in collaboration with the National Centre for Reconciliation, Truth and Justice, is proud to present Dr Virginia Marshall (ANU) and Professor...