Thursday, December 14, 2017

Melbourne Polytechnic Library Closure & Reopening dates



Melbourne Polytechnic Library Closure & Reopening dates for 2017/2018






Campus Library Last day 2017 Start 2018
Collingwood Tuesday 12 December Tuesday 6 February
Epping Wednesday 20 December Monday 15 January
Fairfield Wednesday 20 December Monday 15 January
Greensborough Friday 8 December Tuesday 30 January
Heidelberg Thursday 14 December Monday 15 January
Prahran Friday 15 December Monday 15 January
Preston Friday 22 December Tuesday 2 January

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Innovation in Teaching: new library books, ebooks and articles

Are you a new teacher? Do you teach nursing and health, or science and technology? Do you teach students from overseas? How would you like to incorporate more technology into the classroom and master other innovative ideas? You need to see this guide to our newest library materials.




Thursday, November 16, 2017

Want more money in your pocket?

This guide to the best new library resources will help you, and your children, to enhance your money skills and financial literacy for life.



Thursday, November 9, 2017

November the 11th will be the last scheduled Saturday opening at the Preston Library for 2017

November 11th,  is the last scheduled opening of the Preston library for 2017.


As an alternative option for students Level 3 at Fairfield Library will maintain Saturday and Sunday access into December.

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Melbourne Polytechnic students are the best, students brighten Preston library spaces

Visual Arts and Professional Practice students have worked wonders  reinvigorating the Preston library entrance. Check out the images on the library homepage 

http://library.melbournepolytechnic.edu.au/



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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

See the jewellery exhibition 'Made It' at Fairfield Library, 10-24 October 2017

Students of the Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design present the graduate exhibition ‘Made It’.

 

View their works at Fairfield Library from 10 - 24 October 2017.

 

https://www.instagram.com/made_it_exhibition_mp

 

https://www.facebook.com/madeitexhibition2017

 



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Monday, September 11, 2017

Everyone's talking about Data

Big data, data in the cloud, data analysis, data visualisation.. If you want to increase your data smarts, how about checking out these library books and ebooks
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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

See the best of student silversmithing at Fairfield Library, 23 Aug to 11 Sep 2017

"The BOSS is a curated exhibition of the best of student silversmithing work from Melbourne Polytechnic students. Current students, recent graduates and Alumni from the Diploma and Advanced Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design present work that was completed whilst enrolled and undertaking study at Melbourne Polytechnic."


See the exhibition at Fairfield Library (Building Q) during library opening hours from 23 Aug to 11 Sep 2017.
The opening event is Wed 30 Aug, 4pm to 6pm.





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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Reinvent Your Career

Tired of your job, stuck in a rut or need a new direction? Set aside a few hours to rethink your future, define new goals and set a realistic plan to reach them. These new library resources will help you.


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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Creative thinking: an essential professional skill for this century

Take your creativity to the next level with techniques and exercises found in these new library resources. Then embrace this skill and watch your career possibilities multiply.








Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Kick Start begins again in August 2017 at Preston and Epping Libraries


Kick Start, the joint venture between the Library and teaching areas, is on again for the first three weeks in August.

Kick Start provides support for students who are not confident with their computer skills and little or no knowledge of Word or Excel, but are expected to submit assignments using these programs.

The workshops are free and presented by an empathetic teacher, please encourage your students to attend if they need the extra support.

Please remember bookings are essential as numbers are capped.

Ring ex 1349 or email MaggieIovannella@melbournepolytechnic.edu.au for further information




Week One
31st July -2nd August
Software
Monday
31st July
Tuesday
1st August
Wednesday
2nd August
10.00-12.00

Word

Epping
EG216
 Preston
Library 214
1.00-3.00
Excel

Epping
EG216
Preston
Library C214

10.00-12.00
Photoshop

Preston
PA205



Week Two
7th August – 9th August

Monday
7th August
Tuesday
8th August
Wednesday
9th August
10.00-12.00
Excel

Epping
EG216

Preston
Library C214

1.00-3.00
Word

Epping
EG216

Preston
Library C214

1.00-3.00
Photoshop
Preston
PA205



Week Three
15th -16 August

Monday
14th August
Tuesday
15th August
Wednesday
16th August
10.00-12.00
Excel

Epping
EG216
Preston
Library C214

1.00-3.00
Word

Epping
EG216

Preston
Library C214

10.00-12.00
Photoshop
Preston
PA205


Sunday, July 16, 2017

A big welcome from the library staff to all returning and new students

we look forward to working with you over the coming months. Keep your eyes open for information on the Kick Start program returning this term to make your software experience easier. More information to follow shortly.


 




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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Mid-year Break Library Hours 3rd - 14th July 2017

Campus library
Week 1
Mon 3 – Fri 7 July

Week 2
Mon 10 – Fri 14 July

Collingwood
CLOSED

CLOSED
Epping


Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Access to EM102
Mon-Thur 8:00am to 10.00pm
Fri    8:00am to 6:00pm

Access to EM102
Mon-Thur 8:00am to 10.00pm
Fri    8:00am to 6:00pm

Fairfield


Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Access to FQ Level 3
Mon-Fri 7:00am to 9:30pm
Fri    7:00am to 5:00pm
Sat & Sun 9.00am to 3.30pm
Access to FQ Level 3
Mon-Fri 7:00am to 9:30pm
Fri    7:00am to 5:00pm
Sat & Sun 9.00am to 3.30pm
Greensborough

CLOSED
CLOSED
Heidelberg
Monday CLOSED
Tuesday - Thursday 8.15 – 5.00
Friday  CLOSED
Monday CLOSED
Tuesday - Thursday 8.15 – 5.00
Friday  CLOSED
Prahran
Monday - Thursday 8.30 – 5.00
Friday  CLOSED
Monday - Thursday 8.30 – 5.00
Friday  CLOSED
Preston
Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Saturdays 1st, 8th & 15th CLOSED
Monday – Friday  8.30 – 5.00

Saturdays 1st, 8th & 15th CLOSED

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

New Occupational Health and Safety videos

The Library now has two new video added to their Safetycare suite - Burns (warning may contain images of real burns that may be disturbing to some viewers) and Hand-arm vibration syndrom

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Kick Start 2017 Free introductory/refresher classes in Word, Excel and Photoshop

All classes run for 2hrs and will be conducted between 20th March -20th April

Build your confidence in a safe supportive learning space with hands on experience

Contact your local campus library to save your seat

Bookings are essential as numbers are capped

Ring 1349 or email maggieiovannella@melbournepolytechnic.edu.au for more information

 

Week One

20th -24th March

Software

Monday

20th March

Tuesday

21st March

Wednesday 22nd March

10.00-12.00

 

Word

Epping

EL108

 

Preston

C214

 

Fairfield

3rd Floor Library

 

1.00-3.00

Excel

Epping

EL108

 

Preston

C214

 

 

10.00-12.00

Photoshop

 

Preston

PA205

 

 

 

1.00 -3.00

Photoshop

 

 

Prahran

B304

 

Week Two

27th – 30th March

Monday

27th March

Tuesday

28th March

Wednesday

29th March

10.00-12.00

Excel

Preston

C214

 

Epping

EG216

 

Prahran

Library

 

1.00-3.00

Word

Preston

Library

 

Epping

EG216

 

 

1.00-3.00

Photoshop

Preston

C214

 

 

Prahran

B304

Week Three

18th April-

Monday

17th April

Tuesday

18th April

Wednesday

20th April

10.00-12.00

Excel

 

Fairfield

FD206

 

Prahran

Library

 

1.00-3.00

Word

 

Fairfield

FD206

 

Prahran

Library

 

 



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