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Library Studies: Welcome

Information and resources to support Library Studies students at Box Hill Institute


Welcome to the Library Studies Libguide. This subject guide will provide you with starting points for locating resources for the Diploma of Library and Information Services Course.

Unless otherwise stated, call numbers refer to locations in the City Campus Library.

Additional information and guidance is available from the Library and Information Studies Liaison Librarian Jane Adams


New Resources at City (CAE) Library

Fundamentals of managing reference collections - Carol A. SingerEdit/Delete
Call Number: 025.21 SIN
ISBN: 9781856048316
Publication Date: 2012


Library services for children and young people- E-BOOK - Carolynn Rankin, Avril BrockEdit/Delete
Call Number: E-book
ISBN: 9781856047128
Publication Date: 2011
Introducing RDA : a guide to the basics. - Chris OliverEdit/Delete
Call Number: 025.32 OLI
ISBN: 9780838935941
This practical guide explains Resource Description and Access (RDA) the new cataloguing standard that will replace the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR).

New resources at City (CAE) library

Library Instructional Videos

Library staff have created a number of videos to help you to use the library and its resources effectively. 

Using the library catalogue

Placing a hold

Renewing your loans

Using the discovery catalogue

Using electronic resources

Doing a basic search in Academic search premier (Please email library if currently off-line and you wish to view)

Accessing LibGuides

Using Online resources

Using the library

Accessing resources from other libraries

Using the self checker

Library Catalogue

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