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Library News & Events Archive

2018

'My Interloan' will be unavailable from 4pm Sunday 25th February until 2am Monday 26th February, for scheduled maintenance. Apologies for any inconvenience.


Welcome to Semester A! Learn what the Library has on offer and how we can help you by joining a Library tour or come along to a Library 101 tutorial.


We’ve just added a new video guide to our collection - Search by title – journal. So if you need help finding information in an particular journal title, this is the one for you. There are also heaps of other guides available to help you search for information, reference using APA, interloan items, search databases and more.


EBSCO ebooks are currently down. We are working to get it back up as soon as possible.


In celebration of the Treaty of Waitangi check out the display on Level 2 of Te Manawa - Student Centre. See the display from midday, Monday 5 February to midday Friday 9 February.


As we mark Waitangi Day, you may want to learn more about the history behind the Treaty of Waitangi and its signing. The Treaty of Waitangi Collection is an excellent online collection of foundations, histories and commentary you can access anywhere, on any device. Please ask a staff member if you require assistance.


On Tuesday 6 February the Library will be open from 11am-6pm The Level 2 computer area will open as usual while the Teaching Resources Library will be closed.


Some of our ProQuest databases will be unavailable on Sunday 28th January from 4pm to 12am on Monday 29th January due to planned maintenance


On Monday 29 January the Library will be open from 11am-6pm The Level 2 computer area will open as usual while the Teaching Resources Library will be closed.


If you find you need help while on Level 3, just come to our new chat help station and send us a message. We can help answer your query, give you directions or send staff to help in person. Available 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.


Are you looking for part time work? The Library is looking for keen and reliable students who have an attention to detail. If this is you and you are keen to work in the Library check out this page for more information and how to apply.


We are aware that the New Books and Journals List is not fully functional. We hope to have this fixed as soon as possible.


Welcome to S Semester. Check out our full Library Hours, find Endnote and Thesis Writing tutorial times or come and talk to your friendly library staff.


2017

Please be aware that due to construction work on Level 2 there will be short periods of loud noise this week. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Library Search will be affected by scheduled maintenance on between 4am - 6am, Sunday 3rd December 2017. During this time, some functionality may be unavailable.


The last Endnote tutorial for 2017 will be held on December 13. So sign up now.


LexisNexis NZ has had a facelift and is now called Lexis Advance. Find out more.


The last Zotero, Endnote and Word for Thesis Writing tutorials for 2017 will be held soon. So sign up now.


Calling all postgraduate students – find out how we can help you.


Did you know so far this year, 1 in 3 queries via 'Chat with a Librarian' have been about APA referencing? For other interesting facts, check out the 7th edition of Library Snapshot, your bi-monthly window into all things library. If there is something you would like to know about the library in a future Snapshot, please contact library@waikato.ac.nz.


We’ve just added four new videos to our YouTube channel of help guides. These new videos show you how to make a request using the interlibrary loan service. Easy, step by step instructions in a visual format!


Wiley Online Library will be unavailable on Saturday 7th October from 8pm to 1am and Sunday 8th October from 8pm to 11pm, due to planned maintenance.


Past exam papers can be a great help when studying for your exams. You can find digital copies in iWaikato (which can be accessed from your Student Homepage) or print copies (2016 only) in the Library's High Demand room on Level 2 (Note: not all papers are available).


Need help finding resources for that assignment? Or perhaps you need some referencing advice? Well, the Library is here to help! We are running drop-in sessions over the next few weeks. No bookings necessary - just show up in Room 2.23 in the Library during the following times:


We are currently experiencing problems with Library Search, this is being investigated and we hope to restore service as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.


Did you know the Student Centre uses the same amount of electricity in a month as 1336 individual households? For other interesting facts check out the 6th edition of Library Snapshot, your window into all things library. If there is something you would like to know about the library in a future Snapshot, please contact library@waikato.ac.nz.


We are currently experiencing problems with Library Search, this is being investigated and we hope to restore service as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.


Does a FitBit Flex 2 sound good to you? Well, here’s your chance to have a crack at winning one! All you have to do is look at the images below and, based on the provided letters and spaces, guess the word. That’s right, it’s the Māori Language version of, 4 Pics 1 Word!

To be in to win, you must place your entry into the box provided at the Te Wiki o te Reo Māori display on Level 2 of the Student Centre. You’ll also find Dictionaries and other useful resources to help you.


My Interloan will be unavailable on Sunday 10th September, 4pm-10pm, for scheduled maintenance. Apologies for any inconvenience.


Calling all performing arts students! We're trialing a new database called Digital Theatre Plus. It's an educational platform for English and the Performing Arts, providing access to 600+ theatre productions and educational resources. To find out more, including login details, visit our Database Trials page.