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Welcome to Adelaide Connect

University of Adelaide Cloisters on North Terrace

This new online platform showcases digitised content from our special collections and is a powerful resource for researchers and the community. 

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Friends of the Library event with Garry Hiskey

Come along to the first Friends of the Library event of the year: Maralinga with Garry Hiskey on Thursday 25 March.

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Winner of the 2021 Hugh Martin Weir Prize

Winner of the 2021 Hugh Martin Weir Prize

The Barr Smith Library and Weir family are pleased to announce Jade Ryles as the successful applicant for the 2021 Hugh Martin Weir Prize.

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Have your say on the library

ECMS liaison librarian, Ainsley Painter, with students

Join the new Library Student Advisory Committee and help shape the library for students! This committee is a chance for you to give your feedback on the library and its current services, and explore and contribute to the co-creation of new initiatives.

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Closed Monday 8 March

All of our campus libraries will be closed on Monday 8 March for the public holiday.

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Welcome to the library

Students in the Reading Room

A big welcome to everyone beginning their studies this year! To offer some help, we've compiled a list of the services and support offered during your time at the University. We are here to help you succeed. For the full list of library services available, check out our Services for Students page.

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Semester opening hours

Studying in the library

Opening hours for all our libraries have now changed for the semester.

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Library Self-Guided Tour

Students on the Maths Lawns

Go on a self-guided tour of the Barr Smith Library or the Law Library* with up to 3 friends, using the GooseChase app! Download the free app and get ready to learn about the library at your own pace, while completing fun missions. Enjoy!

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SciVal for research impact metrics - training sessions


Register today to come along to a SciVal training session - SciVal has recently been added to the University’s suite of bibliometric tools. Training sessions will be running over the next couple of months, delivered by a SciVal expert. 

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Ovid maintenance - 6 February

Ovid will be conducting an infrastructure upgrade on Saturday 6 February 2021 between 9:00 am and 9:00 pm EST. During this time there may be instances where access is unavailable to Ovid resources. 

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