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Re-launch of a popular electronic resource

The Wiley Online Library Information Site will be launched during the first weekend in August, 2010. It replaces the previous Wiley Interscience. The publishers say that :
“Wiley Online Library will host the world’s broadest and deepest multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science and the humanities. ” Please have a . . . → Read More: Re-launch of a popular electronic resource

Take a peek at the library during Open Day

When you are at uni, you will need a good library. 

At Monash Open Day, call in at the library and get a taste of what it’s like to be a university student.  Take a tour, chat to staff and ask as many questions as you like.

Monash Open Day 2009 will be held between 10 am – . . . → Read More: Take a peek at the library during Open Day

Individual consultations for honours, postgrads and research students

Librarians with subject and discipline responsibility can provide expert advice about research skills, as one very satisfied postgraduate student exclaimed:

“Frankly, I expected a half-hour session with a few good pointers, but it was a 1-hour session chock full of really helpful ideas and practical research advice!”

Make the most of this valuable service. Contact a faculty team . . . → Read More: Individual consultations for honours, postgrads and research students

Drop-ins start next week

Starting week two of semester, learning skills advisers are available at all branches for Drop-ins. This is a Library service where students have access to an adviser for a short interview (10-15 minutes) to discuss any learning related issue. Some common questions are: ‘I’m not sure how to start to answer this topic?’, ‘Am I doing . . . → Read More: Drop-ins start next week

Start chatting

The Library offers a virtual information desk where you can get real-time help without having to visit a library branch.

Library staff members are available to provide online advice and help with databases, the catalogue, researching for assignments, loans and other search queries.

If you haven’t tried online chat before, you may be missing out on a great service. . . . → Read More: Start chatting