Tag Archives: Curtin University

Major upgrade to transform Curtin’s iconic library

(5 March 2019) Curtin University’s iconic Library will undergo a $60 million refurbishment including a large atrium and auditorium-style study stairs as part of plans to modernise the building in time for its 50th anniversary. Leading national architecture firm Hames Sharley is working with international partner Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects to deliver the TL Robertson […]


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Curtin University trades Digitool for DSpace

(23 February 2017) Atmire migrated Curtin’s institutional repository espace from Digitool to DSpace 5. Curtin University is Western Australia’s largest and most culturally diverse university with Australia’s third largest international student population. The migration of Curtin University’s espace repository to a customized version of DSpace 5 brought a ton of new features to the repository’s […]


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Curtin Sarawak librarians conduct Information Literacy Skills workshops for secondary school students

(10 November 2016, Miri)  Training workshops on information literacy skills were conducted over two weeks for 34 secondary school students in Miri by staff of the references services section of The Library at Curtin University, Sarawak Malaysia (Curtin Sarawak) recently. The students were from SMK Riam Taman Tunku, SMK Lopeng and SM Sains Miri, and […]


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Knowledge Unlatched wins the Curtin University Award for Best Innovation in Education 2015

(28 September 2015) The 2015 Curtin Commercial Innovation Awards were held at the State Reception Centre in Kings Park, Perth, Australia on Friday 18th September 2015. This year’s competition attracted a record 46 applications from across Curtin University with 12 applicants shortlisted to present to a panel of judges looking at novelty, level of development, […]


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Curtin University joins Ex Libris Leganto early-adopter program

 (31 August 2015, Adelaide, Australia) Curtin University in Australia has joined the early-adopter program for the Leganto reading-list solution from  Ex Libris®. The Leganto solution offers innovative services for the creation, maintenance, and use of course reading lists in higher education. Tightly integrated with an institution’s course management, library management, and discovery systems, as well […]


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University Librarian, Curtin University, Perth

(1 May 2014) Curtin University, Australia, is recruiting the University Librarian who will provide leadership, management and direction. Also significant will be engaging with the national and international library profession to ensure the Library’s inclusion in new and collaborative developments. The closing date is 19 May 2014. See the job description and employment details here. […]


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