News From NSLA Libraries 

Libraries ACT

People are Legends exhibition at the ACT Heritage Library until 2 May

17 April 2014

People Are Legends is an exhibition following the creative journey of local identity Kevin Gilbert, through his literary output of award-winning books and thought-provoking solutions to the social...

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Online catalogue temporarily down

16 April 2014

We're currently experiencing a problem with our online catalogue and staff are working to fix it as soon as possible. If you need to renew items while that happens you can phone the library to...

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After-hours Return Chutes will be Closed

16 April 2014

For safety and security reasons, after-hours return chutes will be closed at Civic, Erindale, Kingston, Kippax, Belconnen and Gungahlin Libraries from 5.30pm on Thursday 17 April until 10am Tuesday...

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3D Printing Demo Day Rescheduled

11 April 2014

Due to unforeseen circumstances the 3D Printer Demo Day planned for Wednesday the 16th of April has been rescheduled. It will now take place on the Saturday the 14th of June from 10am to 2pm at the...

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Online Services Unavailable 8 April 2014 9 pm - 10 pm

7 April 2014

Libraries ACT online catalogue and electronic resources will be unavailable on Tuesday 8 April from 9 pm – 10pm. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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Vote Dickson as Australia's favourite library

4 April 2014

Dickson Library has been nominated for Australia's Favourite Library. Please vote for Dickson Library to show your support for our libraries - we know how great they are and would love to let...

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Closed for Anzac Day public holiday

25 March 2014

All library branches and the mobile library will be closed for the Anzac Day public holiday on Friday 25 April 2014

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Closed for Easter public holidays

18 March 2014

All library branches and the mobile library will be closed for the Easter public holidays on Friday 18 April, Saturday 19 April, and Monday 21 April 2014. Belconnen, Dickson, Gungahlin, Tuggeranong...

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Important information for library members about PINs

18 March 2014

Library members who use the My Account section of Libraries ACT’s website to extend loans, reserve items, access e-resources or check on current loans are being urged to update their PIN if they have...

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Beyond the Shelf

11 March 2014

Are you looking to help your children with their school assignments? Find out how the libraries eResources can be of assistance. Every Thursday in March at the Tuggeranong Library 10.30 am – 11.30 am...

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Interruptions to Justice of the Peace Services

11 March 2014

There will be no JP services at the Erindale Library on Saturday 22 March 2014 and Saturday 19 April 2014 or at Dickson on Friday 18 April and Friday 25 April.

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Breakfast with 666ABC at Gungahlin Library

25 February 2014

On Friday 7 March 2014, 666ABC Canberra will be broadcasting their Breakfast program live from Gungahlin Library. To make this possible, Gungahlin Library will be open from 5.30 am that day. Come...

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The Science of Sci-Fi with Scott Baker

24 February 2014

Join author Scott Baker at the Woden Library for a talk about the research involved to make a Sci-Fi plausible and how Sci-Fi has affected the scientific inventions of our time. Monday 17 March 2014...

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Libraries ACT has subscribed to a new electronic resource: Find My Past

18 February 2014

Findmypast is an invaluable resource for Family History researchers who can now view millions of historical records from Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific islands. These...

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Libraries closed 19 March 2014

18 February 2014

All libraries ACT branches and the mobile library will be closed on Wednesday 19 March to allow all staff to attend the annual Libraries ACT planning day.

Libraries ACT

Closed for Canberra Day public holiday

14 February 2014

All libraries including the mobile library will be closed for the Canberra Day public holiday on Monday 10 March 2014

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Changes to loans policy effective 1 March 2014

31 January 2014

From 1 March 2014, changes to the library loans policy will come into effect. This follows a review of the existing policy which indicated the need for penalties which are considered reasonable and...

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Library Catalogue unavailable

24 January 2014

The Online Catalogue and MyAccount are temporarily unavailable. We are working to resolve the issue. Libraries ACT apologises for any inconvenience.