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Learn data wrangling skills for more time-efficient research

Are you a researcher or HDR candidate looking for time-efficient methods to explore, clean and prepare data?  The Library is here to… Read More

Making digital mental healthcare a reality—Meet PhD Candidate Dale Rowland

Dale Rowland is a Wiradjuri and Biripi man who comes from a proud Aboriginal family. At an early age, he observed his mother’s and grandmother’s contributions … Read More

Exams are approaching, check out our tips for success

Exams are almost upon us and the lead up to exam time can be challenging. Join us at our Get Ready for your Exams… Read More

Library Hours – Australia Day long weekend

The Library will be closed from Monday 25 January to Tuesday 26 January 2021. We will reopen on Wednesday 27 January 2021. During this… Read More

Greater Brisbane Libraries re-opening.

From 9am Tuesday 12 January our Nathan, Logan, Mt Gravatt, QCA and Queensland Conservatorium libraries will be open.  Library opening hours In accordance with… Read More

Library opening hours changes

In accordance with the Queensland Government’s ‘restricted movement’ COVID-19 directive for Greater Brisbane (issued on January 8 2021)… Read More

See you in 2021!

The Library would like to wish everybody a joyous and safe holiday period! Our campus Library services will be closed from Thursday 24 December 2020… Read More

From the Moon Landing to the Institute for Glycomics—Meet Dr Milton Kiefel

Dr Milton Kiefel knew he wanted to be an astrophysicist when in 1969, with 200 other children and teachers crammed into a small school hall,… Read More

The Library—45 years of offering more than just books

Take a trip down memory lane. To showcase the changing face of Griffith’s campus libraries across the last five decades, Griffith… Read More

Copyright for teaching

Does the word ‘copyright’ fill you with dread?   The Library is here to help! Our resources and support can help you better… Read More

Determine your digital dexterity with Griffith Library

It is easy to overlook how astoundingly far society has evolved digitally, how many new online tools we use every day without batting… Read More

How to spot fake news

Fake news is news that is presented as being real with the intent to mislead.  It can be fabricated or could use original stories, video, audio and images that have been altered to appear real. Fake… Read More

We can all play a part in reducing energy consumption this World Energy Conservation Day

Did you know that in 2015, on average, each person in Australia caused the emission of 22 tonnes of carbon pollution?   … Read More

Here to help: 2020 highlights

Although 2020 has been a difficult year, here at the Library we embraced the challenges and endeavoured to continue delivering quality services… Read More

New Academic Writing guide

Writing well in an academic style is an essential skill for researchers. Grammar and syntax may sound dull, but they are important if you are… Read More

Brill Law eBook collections

Discover more full-text eBooks and enhance your research or studies with these collections from Brill. Brill’s publishing program in… Read More

Get prepared for exams     

Got exams coming up? Are you feeling prepared? Don’t worry! The Library is here to help with online workshops and helpful tips to get you on track with studying and nailing those… Read More

Be lean and green this World Soil Day, 5 December 

By focusing on food waste, we can all contribute to improved soil, plant and planet health. Every year in Australia over five million tonnes… Read More

International Day of People with Disability 2020

International Day of People with Disability is held on 3 December each year and promotes awareness, understanding and acceptance of people who… Read More

Learn about our advanced search resources!

The Library Catalogue is a great place to search for information—but did you know we also have Library guides, specialised databases, and other useful… Read More

Create and manage your researcher profiles

How does the world see you as a researcher? Are you readily identifiable and distinguishable?   Researcher profiles on platforms such as… Read More

Institute for Glycomics takes pioneering steps to combat viral infections

Infectious diseases continue to be some of the world’s most significant health challenges. The Institute for Glycomics’ research into viral infections seeks to understand how… Read More

Tips for an effective start to group assignments

In the excitement of starting a group assignment, it can be easy to overlook how you’re going to work together as a team. Below are… Read More

Griffith Review: exploring inner lives, resilience and potential

The latest edition of Griffith Review is Generosities of Spirit, a treasure trove of literary gems that explore inner lives, resilience and… Read More

Referencing and academic integrity

The Library is here for all your study needs! As your assignment deadlines for T3 approach, you can be confident in your referencing skills with… Read More

Meet our Learning Advisers!

Learning Advisers work across the University to provide students with help and support for academic work. They are a friendly bunch of people with expertise… Read More

Copyright workshop for creative and performing arts research

Understanding the intricacies of copyright is essential when preparing your own research and utilising the research of others. This workshop will allow you… Read More

International Day for Tolerance 2020

The Library invites you to join us in observing the International Day for Tolerance on 16 November.   The United… Read More

Where to search for information

Time to start researching an assignment but not sure where to begin? We’ve got you covered with tips on where to search, how to… Read More

World Diabetes Day—Studying the silent diabetes, type 2

In Australia, 280 people develop diabetes every day—that is one person every five minutes. Diabetes Australia calls it the epidemic of the 21st century… Read More

ABS Microdata—complex and authoritative Australian data for research

ABS Microdata files are an important collection of data for Griffith University researchers that contain detailed information about individuals, businesses and other groups from a… Read More

Request Library workshops, presentations and eLearning to support student learning

Requesting workshops, presentations and eLearning resources from the Library to support student learning has never been easier!   We now… Read More

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day falls on the 11th of November each year.    On the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month,… Read More

HSV Research Festival: Actualising equity, inclusion and social justice

Griffith University’s School of Human Services and Social Work are pleased to invite you to the HSV Research Festival: Actualising equity, inclusion… Read More

NAIDOC Week 2020—Always Was, Always Will Be

NAIDOC Week 2020 is from 8 – 15 November and the theme for this year is Always Was, Always Will Be. … Read More

5 steps for starting your assignment

Starting an assignment can be stressful. Not sure where to begin? Here are 5 steps to help you get on track:… Read More

Griffith Greats – Ortrun Zuber-Skerritt: Our First Female Academic

Griffith Archive’s latest digital exhibition shines the spotlight on one of the truly remarkable pioneers from Griffith University’s history: Ortrun Zuber-… Read More

Library workshops—researching, referencing and preparing for exams

O-Week has come to an end, but we still have a range of workshops to help you with your studies in T3. The Library is… Read More

Lightning Talks podcast: The European Exchange

We are excited to announce the release of Griffith Review’s and the Library’s podcast for Griffith Review 6… Read More

Discovering the Griffith Story—Griffith Archive

As Griffith approaches our 50th year, our unique story continues to unfold. Griffith has a distinctive story—from being … Read More

Everyone can play a part for Men’s Health this Movember

Whether they be patchy, lopsided, itchy or epic, Movember is responsible for the increase in men sporting moustaches in Australia and… Read More

Griffith Review—Subscribe and win!

Buy a subscription to Griffith Review before 31 December 2020 and receive a free one-year digital subscription to gift to a friend.  … Read More

The Library recognised for exceptional service provision

The Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Excellence in Professional and Support Staff Service are an opportunity for the University to recognise and honour outstanding… Read More

Welcome to O-Week!

While on-campus activities have been placed on hold, we have a range of online activities and resources for you to explore this Orientation Week.  … Read More

Library help available for T3 course preparation

Trimester 3 is approaching, and the Library is here to help you prepare for your courses. We offer a range of support,… Read More

Griffith Review—Subscribe and win!

Buy a subscription to Griffith Review before 31 December 2020 and receive a free one-year digital subscription to gift to a friend.  … Read More

Vital clinical knowledge is at your fingertips with the LWW Health Library

magine this: You are driving a large study to improve the health outcomes of cancer survivors. Or perhaps… Read More

Exploring Online Resources at Griffith

Trimester 3 is about to start! Are you wondering what you need to know to get online, get connected and get started at Griffith?… Read More

Making your research reproducible

The ability to replicate experiments is a key pillar of scientific progress. For researchers to replicate the work of others, to … Read More

Discover the benefits of making your published research available through Griffith Research Online

Wherever you are in your research career, demonstrating a body of work is vital to raising your profile. A very effective channel available to… Read More

Multi Factor Authentication is coming soon!

What is Multi Factor Authentication (MFA)?  MFA provides extra security when logging into Griffith applications. You already sign in using your Griffith… Read More

‘Let us send poverty to the museum.’

This quote from Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus perfectly encapsulates the message behind International Day for the Eradication of Poverty… Read More

Open Access Week 2020

Open Access Week is from 19 – 25 October this year. Open access to information—the free, immediate, online access to the results of scholarly research,… Read More

Building your researcher profile 

This week is HDR Careers Week and a great time to consider your researcher profile.   Building your Researcher profile and… Read More

Griffith Review—Subscribe and win!

Buy a subscription to Griffith Review before 31 December 2020 and receive a free one-year digital subscription to gift to a friend.  … Read More

It’s LGBTIQ History Month!

LGBTIQ History Month was founded in 1994 by Missouri high-school history teacher Rodney Wilson to commemorate the first and second marches on Washington… Read More

Brush up on your study skills this O-Week! 

The Library is hosting a series of online Earlybird workshops.    Start Trimester 3 on the right foot with our workshops… Read More

New Research Metrics Webpage

Research metrics are a key means to showcase your research when applying for a grant, updating your CV or applying for a promotion. With multiple… Read More

Find your path to more open and impactful research

Every day, Griffith researchers are helping to shape a better world through their impactful research.  New discoveries and insights… Read More

This week—Queensland Mental Health Week, Study and Exam Week

Queensland Mental Health Week (October 10 – 18) is this week and coincides with T2 Study and Exam Week, so remember to take some… Read More

Tune in to mental wellbeing this World Mental Health Day

Over the last year, our daily lives have changed significantly due to the global COVID-19 health crisis.  As a result of… Read More

Higher Degree Research Careers Week—12 – 16 October

Higher Degree Research (HDR) Careers Week is next week (12 – 16 October) and brings together a broad range of professional development webinars and online… Read More

The new and improved SciFinder-N database is here!

Bigger and better than the original SciFinder, the new SciFinder-N database by Chemical Abstract Services (CAS) is a… Read More

Smarthinking Update

Smarthinking will be unavailable this Saturday October 10 2020 from 3 pm to Sunday October 11 2020 at 1 am (AEDT) due to planned… Read More

Dr Darren Grice and the Institute for Glycomics lead the fight against middle ear infections

Many of us have experienced the pain and discomfort of a middle ear infection, either personally or in our children. While most children … Read More

Griffith Review—Subscribe and win!

Buy a subscription to Griffith Review before 31 December 2020 and receive a free one-year digital subscription to gift to a friend.  … Read More

New resources for working with research literature

How does your research relate to the work of others in your field?  Identifying the unique contribution your research could … Read More

Meet the man behind the Institute for Glycomics, Professor Mark von Itzstein AO

Twenty years ago, Professor Mark von Itzstein established the Institute for Glycomics, the only one of its kind… Read More

Managing Literature

Are you working on or about to start a literature review?   Identifying and analysing pertinent ideas and themes in research… Read More

Improving quality of life for people living with dementia and their families

Research has shown that social robots can help improve the quality of life for people with dementia and their family carers… Read More

We want to help you avoid burnout this exam season!

Trimester 2 is coming to an end and we want to share our tips on how to avoid burnout!  Firstly,… Read More

How typeface research could save lives

Pilots are responsible for flight planning, determining the safest flight route, pre-flight inspections of the plane and monitoring dozens of readouts in-flight. On top… Read More

Sage Database – Data Planet

Looking for datasets for your research? Data Planet provides fast and easy access to over 50 billion data points from more… Read More

Scholarly Resource Services Librarians profile

As custodians of the Library collection, Scholarly Resource Services (SRS) Librarians ensure that Griffith staff and students have all the resources they need… Read More

Get prepared for exams with help from the Library

End of Trimester exams are fast approaching. Are you feeling prepared? If not, don’t worry! The Library is here to… Read More

Did you know? QTAC is a Griffith Brainchild! 

If you study or have studied at Griffith, you may recognise QTAC (the Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre). But did… Read More

Uni Mental Health and Wellbeing Week

This week 7 – 11 September is Uni Mental Health and Wellbeing week and includes World Suicide Prevention Day and RUOK Day. … Read More

Transformative change comes to Griffith with new Publish and Read agreements

As more and more academic authors seek to share published work openly, transformative agreements are one way to shift the dial. Under Publish-and-Read (PAR) agreements negotiated… Read More

GRO celebrates 20 million downloads of Griffith research outputs

Griffith’s research repository, Griffith Research Online (GRO), has reached a major milestone with 20 million downloads. We’re… Read More

Open Scholarship – Make your research visible and share knowledge

“Coronavirus crisis inspiring ‘unprecedented’ global research effort”  “Covid-19: How unprecedented data sharing has led to faster-than-ever outbreak… Read More

Griffith Review podcast

In lieu of the regular Lightning Talks, Griffith Review and the Library has released a podcast for Griffith Review 68: Getting… Read More

Stroke Week 2020 – Restoring physical and mental well-being to stroke patients

With one person suffering a stroke every ten minutes the effects of this disease has an impact on all of us. Restoring physical and mental… Read More

Wear it Purple Day is this Friday

The 10th anniversary of Wear it Purple Day is coming up this Friday 28 August 2020 – so put on… Read More

Library reopening and safety measures

All our libraries have now reopened, and you can keep up to date with current hours here. When you do … Read More

Sustainability Week webinars

Sustainability Week is from 31 August – 4 September 2020 and this year our theme is Towards 2025: Meeting Griffith’s Green Goals. Griffith will… Read More

Welcome back to Logan!

We’re so excited to reopen the Logan campus library on Monday 24 August.  Last week saw Griffith University move to Stage… Read More

Meet our Learning and Teaching Librarians

The Library has a range of staff available to support students and their learning. Librarians often spring to mind, but you might… Read More

It’s On All Of Us Week 2020

Next week, 24-28 August is It’s On All of Us Week 2020.   It’s On All of Us Week promotes Griffith Universit… Read More

Taylor and Francis eBook Collection

The Taylor and Francis eBook Collection, including CRC Press Publications is now available in the Griffith Library collection via … Read More

Access our e-resources!

Library resources can be accessed online 24/7 wherever you are. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our Digital Library has continued to provide our… Read More

Celebrating 20 years of making a difference, the Institute for Glycomics

This year marks the 20th Anniversary of the Institute for Glycomics. To celebrate we explore what the … Read More

We’re extending our opening hours!

Good news – our Library Opening hours are extending! As we move to Stage 3 of our return to campus our library spaces… Read More

Hone your skills with our referencing workshops 

We’re halfway through our referencing workshop series – have you registered your place?  Workshops will continue running through to Week 7 … Read More

Learn data wrangling skills

Wish you knew how to standardise messy data? We can help!     Missing, messy or inconsistent data can easily undermine your analysis. By… Read More

Literature reviews made easy

Literature reviews are a crucial part of all research. Finding and reviewing the right material is especially critical to the success of higher degree research… Read More

Rest and relax this mid-trimester break

It’s mid-trimester break, so time to get some rest and recuperate before powering through until the end of trimester. Although it may seem like it… Read More

Library Plus Newsletter – Issue Two now available! 

The Library recently launched Library Plus, our regular newsletter for researcher news and information. We are now pleased to release our … Read More

Meet our frontline team 

Our frontline library team work hard to provide a welcoming and safe environment for our community. You might find them at the library desk,… Read More

Sir Samuel Walker Griffith – 100-year anniversary

Our university’s namesake Sir Samuel Walker Griffith was born in 1845 and died on the 9 August 1920. One hundred years on from his… Read More

The Library – Making a difference in 2020

COVID-19 may have shut our library spaces and our face-to-face interactions during Trimester 1, but the library worked hard to quickly adapt our… Read More

Get assignments off to a flying start with these tips!

Starting assignments can be tough, especially if you’re not sure where to begin. We’re here to help with some tips on the five main stages… Read More

Assignment search tips

Time to start researching an assignment but not sure where to begin? We’ve got you covered with tips on where to search, how… Read More

Get help with Writing, Researching and Referencing

T2 is underway and the Library has the tools to help you through your studies. Check out our Writing, Researching and Referencing guide for… Read More

Search journal articles anywhere on any device with BrowZine

Want to be able to research and manage journal articles from multiple locations and devices? BrowZine allows you to search and access library subscribed journals… Read More

Your T2 referencing toolkit

Our Digital Library services are here for all your study needs!   As your assignments for T2 approach, you can be confident in … Read More

Consult a SAGE – research methods made simple 

The Library now has SAGE Research Methods!  SAGE Research Methods (SRM) is a research tool that provides a comprehensive picture … Read More

Visit the Library Booth at Griffith Virtual Open House 2020

This year Griffith University are doing Open Day a little differently with the Griffith Virtual Open House 2020. Explore Griffith’s degrees, student life and… Read More

The Library. Here to Help.

As our campus libraries start to re-open, we’d like to remind you that we are here to help, not just in person but online and… Read More

Shark Awareness Day Myth Busters

Due to sensationalised stories and movies (we all know JAWS) sharks have become a feared killer within our oceans. But are we misjudging them? For… Read More

The power of data visualisation

Did you know that visualised data engages readers more effectively than spreadsheets do?   Visualised data acts as… Read More

Griffith Libraries are now open!

We have enjoyed delivering our Digital Library services over the previous three months – but now, we’re excited to have you back! As of today,… Read More

Learn about population growth this World Population Day

Whilst our day-to-day lives are seemingly unaffected by population growth, the impact over our lifetime and beyond is significant. Each year the world’s population grows… Read More

Online Referencing Workshops  

O Week has come to an end, but we still have a range of workshops to help you keep up to speed in T2!… Read More

Library Plus is here! Your Researcher news and information newsletter

The Library has released Library Plus, our regular newsletter for researcher news and information. Library Plus will help you cut through the research maze by… Read More

It’s O Week!

While on-campus activities have been placed on hold, we have a range of online activities for you to participate in.  … Read More

Griffith Libraries are opening our doors and our spaces – and your health is our priority

As you may have heard, our campus libraries are re-opening from Monday 13 July. We’re excited to have you back on-campus with us! The Gold… Read More

Griffith Libraries are opening our doors and our spaces for T2!

Our campus libraries will begin a staged re-opening from Monday 13 July. Although we have always been available and will continue to support you online,… Read More

Your choice of clothes – and how you wash them – can affect our environment

Did you know that the polyester, nylon, and other synthetic fibers within your clothes are all forms of plastic? With each wash your clothes can… Read More

Trimester 2 – Get a head start on your studies

Get a head start on your studies for Trimester 2 with help from the Library. We have a range of resources available to help you… Read More

Our Asian Agenda

Griffith University was founded to offer our students a unique university experience. Our founders’ vision was formed by progressive ideas such as offering interdisciplinary or… Read More

Brush up on study skills this O Week!

Before Trimester 2 starts, the Library will host a series of online Earlybird workshops FREE of charge to our students. Read More

Digital Scholar Lab Webinars

The Library is hosting two webinars for Researchers, HDRs and Academic staff to learn about Gale Digital Scholar Lab, a new and exciting cloud-based research… Read More

Library help available for T2 course preparation

Trimester 2 is approaching, and the Library is here to help with course preparation. We offer a range of assistance from in-class workshops for students,… Read More

Moving Towards Digital Scholarship with Gale Digital Scholar Lab

What is Gale Digital Scholar Lab?   The Digital Scholar Lab is a new and innovative online tool used for collecting data sets from Gale Primary… Read More

Empty your fridge to fight world hunger this Sustainable Gastronomy Day

Did you know that food waste costs Australian households $70 per week? This adds up to $3,640 per year.  … Read More

Recreational reading for your Trimester Break

Looking for some holiday reading material? Check out PressReader for newspapers and magazines on a range of topics from over 100 countries in 60… Read More

Best wishes for your Trimester Break

You’ve put in all the hard yards to make it through Trimester 1, now it’s time for a well-deserved break.  We wish… Read More

Biodiversity for World Environment Day

Today the Library celebrates World Environment Day- Time for nature.  This year’s theme is Biodiversity and Griffith Research continues to contribute to this global discussion. Read More

Griffith Review- Exploring the changing truth of ageing.

The latest edition of Griffith Review is Getting on.  Griffith Review, Griffith University’s very own quarterly journal of ideas and new writing. The latest edition explores… Read More

Trimester 2 Reading lists are now available

The Library has released Reading lists for Trimester two for editing by Course Convenors. Why use Reading Lists? Students can: Access their course readings in… Read More

Online Relaxation Stations – take a break from study

It may be study and exam week but don’t let yourself get overworked and overwhelmed. Remember to take breaks to help maintain your study… Read More

National Reconciliation Week: In this together

Wednesday 27 May marks the start of National Reconciliation Week with the theme In this together. Reconciliation Week encourages us all to take… Read More

It’s HDR Skills Week!

This week is HDR Skills Week and in these unusual times Griffith University and the Library are committed to supporting our Higher Degree by Research… Read More

Do you have an upcoming online exam?

The library Study Smart site has a page dedicated to Exam Preparation. Preparation is key The important thing is to remain calm and remember… Read More

The importance of a good researcher profile

Actively managing your researcher profile will increase visibility and impact of your research and potentially find you new audiences and collaborators. The use of social media,… Read More

Discover our remarkable journey to being a university of global influence

The Griffith Archive’s latest online exhibition A University of Global Influence tells the Griffith story from the initial Cabinet Decision to establish our university… Read More

Celebrate World Bee Day

  Dr Fiona Foley’s sculpture of three native honey bees in Public Artwork for Cato Square [featured below] not only recognises… Read More

Online Relaxation Station – calming games and apps

Exams and assignment due dates looming and while our Library Spaces may be closed, we’re providing an online version of our Relaxation Stations… Read More

New resources – Oxford Handbooks Online

Oxford Handbooks Online (OHO) is the home of scholarly research reviews and is an outstanding collection of the best Handbooks in 14 subject areas. Read More

Support and Resources Available for Academics

Library staff continue to provide Learning and Teaching support and advice even though our library doors are closed. The Library webpage has been revamped to… Read More

Exams are approaching, check out our tips for success

Exams are almost upon us and the lead up to exam time can be a challenging time. We’ve put together a few tips to… Read More

Online Relaxation Station – Mindful activities to de-stress from your studies

End of Trimester assignments and exams are almost upon us and the library is here to support you, not only with advice on referencing and… Read More

Privacy Awareness Week 2020

“Be smart about privacy” is the key message for this year’s Privacy Awareness week. With a range of technologies reaching into our lives through… Read More

Library staff here to help

Library staff like Jo, Laura and Nicholas are continuing to provide support for you while you study online. Our Library Services Team Members are… Read More

New Oxford Scholarship Online resources

The Library has over 1.2 million ebooks in our online databases including the Oxford Scholarship Online (OSO) database. Oxford Scholarship Online ebook titles constitute… Read More

Air Quality Awareness Week – Griffith’s research contribution to better air and better health

“Better Air, Better Health” is the theme for this year’s 14th annual Air Quality Awareness Week, 4-7 May. To support this theme, the focus… Read More

Library Connect is Here!

Library Connect is here! Griffith Library’s new blog is our central channel of communication for updates on news, events, library tips, information and more. Be… Read More

Specialist advice for researchers – online drop-in sessions

Specialist advice for researchers is now offered online every Thursday (2-3pm) and is provided by the Library and eResearch Services.  Chat… Read More

Labour Day support hours

Library services will remain open for the Labour Day Public Holiday on Monday 4 May 2020. Our support hours will be 9am -5pm. We are… Read More

Library Connect – Coming Soon

A brand-new Library Blog is launching soon! Library Connect will be our new look blog and our central point of information for Library news, updates,… Read More

Commemorating Anzac Day

Today we commemorate Anzac Day, when we recognise the more than 1.5 million service men and women who have served in all wars, conflicts and… Read More

World Malaria Day

While the world struggles to come to terms with novel coronavirus, in malaria affected countries current cases of COVID-19 remain a small… Read More

Anzac Day support hours

Library service hours will be reduced to 1-5pm tomorrow, Saturday 25 April 2020, to honour the Anzac Day public holiday. You can view all our… Read More

Be Part of Earth Day 2020

In 1970 we joined together for the world’s first Earth Day. This year, 22 April, we mark 50 years since this first event. The theme… Read More

Tips for study and self-care

While you are studying from home there are a few things you can do to make sure you are getting the best out of your… Read More

Who knew a tomato could be so useful while studying!

Ever heard of the Pomodoro Technique? It’s a useful time management method to help maximise your focus while studying at home or doing other project… Read More

Library Researcher services are available online

Library Research support staff are available online to answer your library questions and provide expert support and advice. To ask a question or set up… Read More

Health– The Library has 6 new specialty collections

The Library has six new online health specialty collections LWW (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins).  The collections provide core resources of texts, videos and more. Read More

Access to resources

The library doors may be closed temporarily but with over 1.2 million e-books, over 2 million audio and video resources and 99.8% of our… Read More

Referencing – piecing it all together

Referencing can be a tricky task but acknowledging the contributions and work of others by citing your sources is a critical part of academic… Read More

The Library is here to help

The doors to our Libraries on campus may be closed but our online Library is open 24/7.  Our online collections, online study help and… Read More

Happy Easter

Happy Easter Everyone! We hope you’re enjoying your extra long weekend and taking some time out to relax and practise self-care. This may include… Read More

Library support is still available online

The Library doors may have had to close but our specialist research support staff are still available online. The Library continues to support… Read More

Finding and evaluating sources

Library guides Do you need to find suitable information for your assignment? There are so many places to search but Library Guides are a… Read More

Easter Break – Library Services closed

The University is taking a well-deserved break over the Easter long weekend and we hope you will too. This means Library Services will be closed… Read More

New additions to the Library’s eBook collection

The Library now has access to Taylor and Francis’ eBook Collection. Titles can be discovered through the Library search or directly in the… Read More

Research and referencing support – we’ve got your back

Studying from home and need help with your assignment or research? Check out the library resources and services we have compiled for you to… Read More

Fun Fact Thursday

Right about now we could all use some fun and positivity in our lives, so we’re starting Fun Fact Thursday! Each Thursday we’ll be posting… Read More

Contact the Library

Library Services are available and here to help. Access Library help anywhere, anytime via our range of online support channels. AskUs… Read More

Working with Data

Good data management can save you time and help ensure that your data is protected.   Griffith Library has produced best practice data guidelines… Read More

Incoming transmission…

From the Doctor. In these uncertain times and as we increasingly study and work from home we need to battle with the feelings of isolation. … Read More

Changes to Library services access

Our campus libraries will be closed until further notice due to the Australian Government’s directive on 24 March 2020. Read More

Matters of Trust – an exploration

The complexity of defining and navigating trust and our perceptions of trust, especially in times of crisis, is a dominant and much debated theme of our… Read More

Researcher Profiles

If you’re a researcher, your researcher profile is a valuable way to present yourself and your research to the world. Actively managing your profile helps… Read More

Inclusivity

Griffith University is committed to making sure you feel safe, included and respected. That means it’s up to all members of the Griffith University community… Read More

Griffith Archive

WHAT is the Griffith Archive?  Students undertaking group study in the library during the mid to late 1970s. The Griffith Archive serves as a repository for… Read More

Develop your study skills

Through Griffith Library, you can access a range of self-help study tools to help you develop your skills in critical thinking, time management, assignment writing, assignment research, and more! … Read More

Griffith Research Online

Griffith Research Online (GRO) is a digital archive of research and scholarship from Griffith University that provides free access to online full text… Read More

International Women’s Day

Happy International Women’s Day!  International Women’s Day is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also… Read More

Happy Open Data Day

Happy Open Data Day! Today we celebrate with some incredible collections as data.  Cultural institutions including Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (GLAM), collect, preserve and share objects of research interest including… Read More

Open Data Day – Policies and governance

In our fourth blog leading up to Open Data Day we focus on the objective “to encourage the adoption of open data policies in government, business… Read More

Celebrating Open Data Day

Today we celebrate Open Data Day by highlighting uses of open data shared by government and research organisations.  Many Australian government… Read More

F.A.I.R Open Data

In the lead up to  Open Data Day we explore how researchers can make data open and F.A.I.R.  F.A.I.R is a set of guiding principles to… Read More

Open Data Day

On Saturday 7 March 2020, the world celebrates Open Data Day.  This international event connects data enthusiasts with the general community,… Read More

Prepare for study

A little preparation before you start university and assignments can make your study experience a whole lot easier – get off to a smart start… Read More

Welcome to Week 1

Welcome to Week 1! Our friendly staff are here to help with all your learning and research needs. We’ll provide support from finding your study… Read More

Introducing APA7 and the Library’s new referencing guides

The arrival of 2020 brings with it the new APA 7th edition (APA7) referencing guide – and your Griffith Library has everything you need to stay on… Read More

Library Staff

Griffith Library have a range of staff roles designated to supporting students. The ones to keep an eye out for are Library Services Staff, Librarians… Read More

Welcome to Nathan Library’s new student space

Nathan Library has opened a newly re-designed student space. The Quiet Collaboration zone has 200 seats and is located on Level 2 (N53 2.91).   The space provides comfortable seats and… Read More

Library Orientation

Trimester one is almost upon us and Griffith Library has everything you’ll need to succeed.  This O-week, staff at your Griffith Library will be running… Read More

Vacation hours

Hooray, it’s vacation time! From tomorrow, the Library is reducing opening hours while you all enjoy your break before returning for T1.  If you’re keen… Read More

Assistive Technology Drop-ins

Digital Solutions and Student Disability and Accessibility are hosting assistive technology drop-in sessions at the Nathan and Gold Coast campuses this O Week and Week… Read More

Library spaces

Your Griffith Library is YOUR space. With six libraries over six physical campuses, we take a student-first approach which allows us to provide safe and… Read More

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

According to UNESCO, less than 30 per cent of scientific and technological researchers are women.  This International Day of Women and Girls in Science, Griffith… Read More

Research Data Guide

Looking for open or external data for your research?  Griffith University researchers and HDR candidates can explore relevant external research datasets and repositories via the Library’s… Read More

Start uni ahead of the game

Griffith Library is here to support you through your studies.  Get ahead of the game!  Check out our Study Smart Academic Skills Online Resources for help with exam… Read More

Library Rover (casual positions)

An exciting opportunity exists to join the casual staffing pool of dynamic customer focused team members of the Library.  Library Rovers provide support to Library… Read More

Be a step ahead in your study with Earlybird workshops. 

Get a head start at Griffith by coming along to our free Earlybird workshops.  Learn the essentials of academic research, referencing, assignment writing and digital tools to enhance your study skills. Read More

Exam time is here- look after yourself

Take time out to look after yourself this exam period! Did you know that looking after your well-being positively influences your ability to perform at… Read More

The year of the Rat

Not only is Chinese New Year an opportunity to learn more about Chinese culture and custom, it’s a celebration of our nation’s cultural diversity. Australia… Read More

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