The Ultimate Student Survival Hamper

Visit UWA Library on Facebook for a chance to WIN!

Monday, 22 February 2016

Visit the UWA Library Facebook page and like or comment on a post between 22 February and 22 March 2016 to go in the running to win the Ultimate Student Survival Hamper!

Reid Ground Floor Image

Reid Library re-opening 22 February 2016

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Reid Library will re-open on 22 February 2016. The Ground Floor of Reid Library will remain closed as refurbishment continues.

PIAF 2016

PIAF opens with new hub at Elizabeth Quay

Thursday, 11 February 2016

Perth International Arts Festival 2016 has kicked off with the unveiling of the new Festival home at Elizabeth Quay and a spectacular opening weekend featuring a stellar cast of Western Australian artists.

Network Image. Credit S Stoll.

Network outage and library closure Sunday 14 February 2016

Wednesday, 3 February 2016

The University of Western Australia will be experiencing a network outage on Sunday 14 February, from 8am to approximately 3pm. All library electronic databases and systems will be unavailable during this period. All libraries will be closed on Sunday 14 February. 

To support our users, Barry J Marshall Library and the Medical and Dental Library will be open longer hours on Saturday 13 February, from 9am to 5pm.

More information can be found here

We apologise for any inconvenience.

(Image credit S Stoll Flickr)

Image of map room

Map Room in Barry J Marshall Library closed until mid-March

Thursday, 28 January 2016

The Map Room in the Barry J Marshall Library will be closed until mid-March 2016 to temporarily store material from the University Archives collection. The Map Collection will continue to be accessible.

Reid Library closure and services - 22 November 2015 to late February 2016

Friday, 13 November 2015

An exciting refurbishment project is about to commence in Reid Library. There will be some unavoidable disruptions to services to implement this vital project and given the scale of work being undertaken, the Reid Library will be closed from 22nd November 2015 to late February 2016.

Lucky Student IT Survey prize winner

Monday, 9 November 2015

Congratulations to Brenda, the lucky student who won a $250 Visa prepaid gift card by completing the 2015 IT Service Quality Student Survey!

Friends of the Library: November Speaker - Dr Victoria Rogers

Friday, 6 November 2015

The Celluloid Piano: at the movies with Eileen Joyce

Reid Ground Floor Interior Perspective

Major refurbishment of Reid Library

Friday, 30 October 2015

We are delighted to announce a major refurbishment project will commence in the Reid Library over the 2015/2016 intersemester break.

Reid Library collections on the move

Thursday, 15 October 2015

A number of collections of books and journals in the Reid Library are currently being rearranged and relocated in preparation for an exciting refurbishment project over Summer.

UWA researchers can explore new avenues to be ‘Open for Collaboration’ during Open Access Week

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Next week is International Open Access Week and the University Library will be offering a number of opportunities for you to find out more about the Open Access movement, the benefits of making your research open and how the Library can help you in the process. 

24/7 opening at the Reid Library

Tuesday, 13 October 2015

From Monday 19th October through to the end of the Semester 2 examination period, the Reid Library will be open 24/7.

Friends of the Library: October Speaker - Richard Offen

Wednesday, 7 October 2015

Look Up Perth

Emily Gordon

UWA law graduates win scholarships to Cambridge

Wednesday, 23 September 2015

Two young law graduates from The University of Western Australia are heading to the UK’s Cambridge University after winning prestigious scholarships to continue their studies.

Barry J Marshall Science Library

UWA Science Library renamed in Nobel Laureate's honour

Wednesday, 9 September 2015

Ten years after Professor Barry Marshall’s Nobel Prize, The University of Western Australia has renamed its Science Library in his honour.

Friends of the Library - September Speaker - Sue Murphy

Thursday, 3 September 2015

Supply water forever whatever the weather

UWA research is now more discoverable thanks to the UWA Research Repository

Tuesday, 1 September 2015

UWA research is now more discoverable than ever before, thanks to the launch of the new and improved UWA Research Repository.

Library research support services on show during UWA Research Week

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

The University Library provides research assistance and services for staff and students embarking on research. Library staff are presenting several workshops during the upcoming UWA Research Week.

New Strategic Directions for the University Library

Friday, 21 August 2015

The University Library is pleased to launch our new strategic plan which highlights our aim to provide innovative and relevant library services to support The University of Western Australia to be a leading global university.

UWA Science Library to be renamed in honour of Professor Barry Marshall

Friday, 14 August 2015

The Science Library will be officially renamed the Barry J Marshall Library in a ceremony in September celebrating the 10th anniversary of UWA Professor Barry Marshall’s Nobel Prize.