Wikipedia in teaching: benefits and stumbling blocks – Upcoming Panel Discussion
Wikipedia is the world’s largest and most-used encyclopedia, and often students’ first point of call for research. To increase students’ understanding of how to read and contribute to Wikipedia, …
Preparing for Discovery Early Career Researcher Award or other grants?
Grant applications often require researchers to demonstrate the impact and engagement of previous research outputs. Academic impact of research can be demonstrated by metrics such as …
Monkeemania in Australia (1st August – 31st January 2019)
It’s probably a lot better than you think! In “Monkees music: It’s probably a lot better than you think!”, Dr. Derham Groves, the curator of Monkeemania in Australia, an exhibition currently …
How the Look Felt: Data visualization, research and engagement with Deb Verhoeven (Researcher@Library Week 2018)
This session explores data visualisation practice, and encourages investigation of the various purposes of visualisation for research. Deb Verhoeven, Associate Dean of Engagement and Innovation (UTS) will …
Virtual Repository Tour
University of Melbourne Archives holds 20km of shelves full of historical records, dating back to the 1600s and from all over the world, behind locked doors …
The Great Book Swap – presented by Academic Services
National Reconciliation Week (NRW) begins on 27 May. The theme this year is “Don’t Keep History a Mystery: Learn. Share. Grow.” Here’s how you can help: Come …
The 14th International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) Call for Submissions – Collaborations and Partnerships: addressing the big digital challenges together.
The 14th edition of the International Digital Curation Conference (IDCC) will be run in partnership with the University of Melbourne Library. The main theme of …
Copyright amendments information session – register now!
The Copyright Office will be delivering information sessions about the recent amendments to copyright legislation. These sessions will cover how these changes simplify how staff can …
Make an index for your book or dissertation – with Thesis Whisperer
If you are struggling with the index in writing your book and/or dissertation, you’re in the right place! The excellent Thesis Whisperer (Dr. Inger Mewburn) has …
Finding news for your research and work
DID YOU KNOW? The University of Melbourne has subscriptions to many major print and online newspaper resources from Australia and internationally. The Baillieu Library receives The Age, The Australian, Australian Financial …
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