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eBooks@Adelaide has now officially closed

We are very grateful to you all for your patronage and support over the years.

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Take part in the University Library's Reading Challenge

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Perhaps you've resolved to try and read more books in 2020 or use the library more often? Check out the 12 categories in our Reading Challenge and join us as we break out of our book comfort zones. 

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Exhibition - 125 years - Aboriginal Women’s Suffrage

Jennifer Caruso painting by Colleen Raven Strangways

This art exhibition features the creative talents of photographer Colleen Raven Strangways of Nharla Photography. Her contemporary portraits of Aboriginal women capture a determined spirit, resonant with the suffrage movement 125 years ago and vital in the fight for equity for First Nation Australians.

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Exhibition - The Significant Life of R. A. Fisher

RA Fisher

Explore Fisher's groundbreaking research in this exhibition, now on Level 1 South of the Barr Smith Library. 

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TRIAL - SciVal

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Explore research performance for you, your research group, your competitors, and potential collaborators. A trial of SciVal will be running between 17 January and 11 February 2020. Specialised training from Elsevier will be provided on 21 January - register now!

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Summer opening hours

orange clock face

Summer is here and opening hours for all campus libraries have now changed for the remainder of the year.

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Friends of the Library event - Long Flight Home

The final Friends of the Library event for 2019, on Wednesday 20 November, will be a conversation with Lainie Anderson, author of Long Flight Home - a meticulously researched novelisation of the first flight from England to Australia by the Smith brothers, which celebrated its centenary this year.

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Take a break with Distraction In/Action!

Exams are here and we’re helping you study by giving you a place to relax. This semester's Distraction In/Action program is running from Monday 4 November to Friday 22 November. Along with the usual dog visits, free tea and coffee, lollies, earplugs, games/puzzles, and crafts/colouring in, this time around we also have FREE massages!

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Congratulations to the Library Survey winners!

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Congratulations to Kechen Dong and Nicholas Scott, the top prize winners of the Library Client Survey last month! Thanks to all of your submissions we have now received a wealth of feedback that will help to inform new services and spaces throughout the library. 

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Tarnanthi Talent

Mimili, South Australia, Antara

The University Library has teamed up with the Art Gallery of South Australia to highlight Tarnanthi Festival artists and their forerunners. Immerse yourself in some of Australia’s most prestigious and dynamic Australian Indigenous contemporary artists in honour of Tarnanthi Festival 2019. This Festival is an annual celebration showcasing contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art at its best and boldest. 

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