Access the new Student Calendaring Service

Monday, 2 September 2013

You can now access the new Student Calendaring through your student e-mail account. You can now add your meetings and events and invite your friends to meetings and events.

Check out what other functions are available here:

CAREERS: Science Library Career Question Drop-in

Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Got a careers question you want answered? Come and visit the Careers Centre display in the Science Library from Monday 12th to Friday 16th August, 2013 where the Careers Centre will be promoting it's services and resources.

Visit us on Open Day!

Thursday, 8 August 2013

Coming to the UWA Open Day on Sunday 11th August? Information Services has an exciting range of activities planned for Open Day to help you explore our six subject libraries.

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UWA Science Library presents SCINEMA - A National Science Week event

Wednesday, 7 August 2013

This film festival is screening in the Science Library foyer throughout National Science Week.

A new look for the Reid Arts and Business Library

Tuesday, 30 July 2013

We’ve been busy preparing new study spaces for you in the Reid Arts and Business Library over the Semester break.

Online Group Study Room bookings now available

Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Based on your feedback we have introduced a new online group study room booking system. 

You can use this new system to view all available study rooms across the six subject libraries and use your student e-mail address to manage your bookings. More information is available on the Rooms and equipment page.

Changes afoot in the Reid Arts and Business Library

Friday, 28 June 2013

By the start of Semester 2 you will notice some changes in the Reid Arts and Business Library.

Inter-semester vacation opening hours

Friday, 28 June 2013

If you’re planning to visit or contact your subject library during the inter-semester period, remember to check the opening hours. These hours will be in effect until Sunday 28th July 2013.

24/7 opening at the Reid Library

Monday, 27 May 2013

Longer opening hours at the Reid Library

During exam weeks, we have further extended our opening hours in Reid Library to support students with your studies.

From 7.30am Monday 3rd June to Saturday 22nd June 6pm; Reid Library will be open 24/7. Normal rules and regulations apply.

Check here for further information:

Have your say about our services, facilities and resources

Monday, 29 April 2013

Tell us what you think and be in the running to win one of two iPAD minis!


Information Services News: April issue

Friday, 12 April 2013

In the April issue of Information Services News you can read about how the new Faculty Liaison Coordinators can help you with teaching and research, improvements to our services based on your feedback, and how we are ensuring UWA data assets are secured for the future.

Access the April issue in PDF (or RTF for screen readers) from the Information Services News page

Engineers Without Borders “Tales of Success” Exhibition now on in the Science Library

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Engineers Without Borders (EWB) is back with an exhibition highlighting their overseas and local achievements. The exhibition is on display in the Science Library foyer until the 15th of April – come and check it out!

Attention Students: EDUCAUSE Survey, win an certificate

Tuesday, 2 April 2013

EDUCAUSE Center for Applied Research (ECAR) Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology 2013

If you are an undergraduate in 2nd year or above (including Honours) please participate in the ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology 2013 survey. You will be helping Information Services plan for future information technology needs and you will also have the chance to win an voucher.

Changes to Opening Hours in the UWA Subject Libraries

Friday, 22 February 2013

Based on student feedback we have made a number of changes to subject libraries opening hours in 2013:

  • The Reid Library will be open 24 hours, from 7:30am Monday until 2:00am Saturday morning and from 7:30am – 2:00am Saturday and Sunday
  • During examination periods the Reid Library will be open 24/7
  • EDFAA is now opening at 8:00am Monday – Friday.

For more information about the opening hours for all subject libraries please go to

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Student IT Support is now available at all subject libraries and online

Wednesday, 20 February 2013

Information Services (IS) has made some important changes to the way in which student IT support is delivered. It is critical to review the information below as these changes will affect you.

Origami Science - Feb 18 to Mar 15, 2013

Interactive Exhibit: Origami Science with Recycled Paper - 18 February to 15 March 2013

Monday, 4 February 2013

You’re invited! This February and March at the Science library we join hands, hearts and paper to build a magnificent sculpture entirely out of recycled paper. Be part of it by making part of it!

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NearMap now available to UWA users

Tuesday, 27 November 2012

Information Services is pleased to announce that NearMap is now available to UWA staff and students as a subscribed resource.

NearMap provides high-quality aerial imagery of Australian cities and towns, regularly updated and available historically. The imagery can also be integrated with GIS applications.

UWA’s subscription to NearMap must be accessed via OneSearch or the catalogue.

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Charles Dickens: 200 Years On

Friday, 9 November 2012

Professor Kieran Dolin, Discipline Chair of English and Cultural Studies, has collaborated with Scholars' Centre staff to put together an exhibition of Library resources to mark the bicentenary of Charles Dickens' birth.

Professor Dolin has chosen rare items from the Special Collections, along with more modern publications and media, thereby tracing the Victorian novelist's career and long-lasting influence.

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Information Services News: October issue

Thursday, 11 October 2012

In the October issue of Information Services News you can read about the artwork featured on the walls of the refurbished EDFAA Library, Unifi improvements, an exhibition celebrating 200 years of Charles Dickens, and new tools designed to aid research.

Access the October issue in PDF (or RTF for screen readers) from the Information Services News page


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Have your say about our services and go in the draw to win an iPad!

Monday, 17 September 2012

We encourage all staff and students to complete our Information Services Client Survey 2012 to tell us what you think of our services, facilities, libraries and collections. We're always looking for ways to improve our services so your views are very important to us.

One lucky student respondent and one staff respondent will win an iPad so make sure you complete the survey by Friday 5th October and provide your e-mail address to be in the running. It will only take you about 10 minutes to complete!