News

Read the latest news articles and featured stories from the Library.

09
Sep
2022

Passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Today we celebrate the legacy of the longest-reigning British monarch, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and remember her lasting ties with Australia and its national university.  On 13 March 1963, Queen Elizabeth II visited the Australian…

03
Aug
2022

Update on rebuilding the JB Chifley Library collection - August 2022

In the first semester of 2022 there has been huge growth to the range of print and online resources available through the ANU Library as a result of collection rebuilding.

02
Aug
2022

Library upgrade update - new system now live!

We are excited to announce that our new library management system is now live. This upgraded system offers significant benefits to both library users and staff. It delivers more streamlined, user-centric services, and creates better access to…

01
Aug
2022

Library upgrade update - new system launches tomorrow

The ANU Library is upgrading our library management systems to improve services for students and staff. The new system will launch tomorrow! What you need to know From 2 August, there will be a new search and discovery interface.…

27
Jul
2022

New Pulse training module - Records Management at ANU

Keeping good records is important.   A new training module is available that will help ANU staff improve their recordkeeping skills.  Why should I complete this training?  All University staff share a responsibility for records management…

22
Jul
2022

IARU Libraries launch Research Passport for visiting scholars

The International Association of Research University Libraries (IARU) have developed a Research Passport website that provides a portal for visiting students, academics and scholars to access the variety of exceptional collections and online…

11
Jul
2022

Library upgrade update - changes to interlibrary loans

The ANU Library is upgrading our library management systems to improve services for students and staff. The new system is scheduled to launch on 2 August 2022. This upgrade will provide an easier to use system, allow better access to the collection…

03
Jul
2022

NAIDOC Week 2022

We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the Land on which we stand.  We acknowledge the Ngunnawal and Ngambri peoples who are the traditional custodians of the Canberra area, and pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging.   National NAIDOC…

22
Jun
2022

Library upgrade update - focus groups coming soon and order processing

The ANU Library is upgrading our library management systems to improve services for students and staff. The new system is scheduled to launch on 2 August 2022.  This upgrade will provide an easier to use system, allow better access to the…

20
Jun
2022

See how our collection has grown!

Come to the Hancock Library to view our new exhibition!  The theme of this exhibit is Florilegium.  Florilegium is a broad term which means a collection of things, or an anthology. It was later used to describe the gathering and cataloguing…