Monday, November 17, 2014

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2015!

The temporary library located in JG.02 and computer room EG.11 will close
on Thursday the 11th of December, from 12.30 pm.
No library resource requests will be received after this time and there will be no access to computers, printing and photocopying services.
The library will re open on Friday the 12th from 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

Wishing all a wonderful Xmas break, and all the best for 2015.

Upcoming Library Hours

Please visit the following SWSI library guide for Vacation Hours.
Opening hours updates will appear closer to the time.
See below for upcoming dates

Monday 1 December - Friday 12 December 2014 (non-teaching weeks)
hours still to be advised

Monday 15 December 2014 - Friday 16 January 2015 - Summer student vacation

   Wednesday 24 December 2014 - Christmas Eve
   Thursday 25 December 2014 - Christmas Day
   Wednesday 31 December 2014 - New Year's Eve

   Thursday 1 January 2015 - New Year's Day

hours still to be advised

Library Closed on Public Holidays and Weekends

Monday 19 January 2015 - Friday 30 January 2015 - enrolment period
Closed Monday 26 January 2015 - Australia Day Public Holiday
hours to be advised
Semester 1, 2015 begins Monday 2 February 2015 

Thursday, November 13, 2014

The latest resources for your course can still be borrowed!

Request these newly purchased items from the library.  
New information is as exciting as sweets. So dig in at 
your library. Visit the library website to help yourself to
all the eresources available from the comfort of your
kitchen. You only need your DEC username and password
to treat yourself to all the indexed full text articles, evideos
and ebooks you can digest. Bon appetite!

Bankstown TAFE Library has moved temporarily to JG.2a

The library will be refurbished and will close between 11th November to approx. 12th of December.  

Library services are still available during this construction period.

Library hours and contact details remain the same.
Monday - Wednesday 8:30am - 8:00pm
Thursday 8:30am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm.

Tel : (02) 9780 5644

Computers/Printing/ Photocopying
Students can visit EG11 to access one of the fifteen computers available for use, printing is also available. Visit JG.2a, to photocopy (on the ground floor between J and G block, up from the main stairs coming from the main carpark.  
Library Resources
Library staff are located in JG.2a (the old course information area near the library). Students and staff will be able to request books and other library resources and services.  The library will access the library (pending works) to retrieve items required.  Students and staff can still return books and resources via the return chute near the entrance to the library at any time. Items can also be returned to JG.2a when open, current loans can be renewed, and any other queries can be made.
Quiet study or group study
A number of options exist  for quiet study or group study.
C1.9 (above the student association).
Study Centre (JLG.7…off courtyard between E and J blocks) from 9.30 to 12.00 and then
from 1pm to 2.30 , Monday to Friday.
Lastly, speak with the head teacher of your course to ask what areas could be made available to individuals or groups for reading and study

 The new temporary library office!