Welcome
We’re looking forward to
getting to know you
OPENING HOURS
During Teaching Weeks
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

8.45am
8.45am
8.45am
8.45am
8.45am

-

7.00p...
Look
what you can get
@ your library withYour
current TAFEcard ...
Internet
Wi-Fi
Fiction Books
Easy Readers
Magazines
DVDs
Newspapers

Read
You can borrow :
6 Books

2 weeks

2 Magazines

2 weeks

2 Videos/DVDs

1 week
NEW ITEMS ARE
AVAILABLE FOR LOAN
You can renew your
loans
• over

the phone
• in person
or
• online .... ask us how
Katoomba students
…can’t get to Wentworth Falls?
Phone the library for free (phone near admin office)
Return your books in...
Katoomba students
Library in the Computer room
Tuesday 12.30- 2.30
&

Thursday 11.30- 1.30pm
Books, DVDs and Online eResou...
CATALOGUE
Finds all items held here & at other TAFE libraries

The catalogue is accessible on the internet,
both here or a...
If the item you want is out on loan, ask us about
putting a hold on it for you or do it yourself online.

We’ll ring you w...
INTER-LIBRARY LOANS
Found the perfect book
but it’s not available at
Blue Mountains?
Ask at the loans desk
about an Inter-...
PAST EXTERNAL EXAM
PAPERS
available online through the Library eResources
Student Computers
Free for all
TAFE students
Please book.
You need a username
and password to access the internet here

Please ask library staff if you are unsure
NEED HELP WITH
COMPUTERS?
Ask us…

we’ll do our best to
help you


LEARNING CENTRE
Want to improve
your results?
Check the
timetable and
drop in to talk to a
teacher
GROUP STUDY ROOMS

These can be used by both teachers
and students
Please book at the loans desk
CAFÉ AREA
Bring your lunch, read and use the computers

Sometimes this area is opened by hospitality classes as a coffee s...
Need to unwind at lunch time?

You can borrow footballs, basketballs and table tennis equipment
Ask at the loans desk
Printing & Photocopying
A4 Black & White – 10c
A4 Colour – 50c

Add money to your TAFEcard
using coins or EFTPOS
ASK LIBRA...
Binding
The library sells binding combs & covers to
give your assignment that professional look

Binding kits - $1.00
Scanners
Scanners are
available for
student use at
computers 1 and 3
Book these
computers to use
the scanners
Library phot...
Laminator
Laminating pouches can be purchased
using your TAFE card
A4 - $0.50
A3 - $1.00
MORE THINGS YOU CAN BUY WITH
YOUR TAFE CARD…
USB drive 2GB - $7.50
A4 Transparencies - 50¢

DVDs - $1.00
A4 Sheet protecto...
http://wsilibraries.tafensw.edu.au/blue-mountains

Your TAFE Library homepage
Gateway to information
http://wsilibraries.tafensw.edu.au/blue-mountains

Subject Library guides
Information on your subject
helping find what yo...
http://wsilibraries.tafensw.edu.au/blue-mountains

eResources – more than

on-line
at TAFE or HOME

For magazines, newspap...
Electronic books

– read them anywhere at any time
MASTERFILE PREMIER

Australasian magazines
Newspapers
Biographies
Images
Maps
Flags
Australian
Standards Online
PlantFile
PlantFile Online
ProQuest
• Arts
• Literature
• Social science
• General reference
• Business
• Science
• Technology
• Medicine
HOSPITALITY AND
TOURISM COMPLETE
Full-text
articles
Health & Medical Journals

Alternative Medicine
Diseases & Conditions

Drugs & Herbal Remedies
Health Assessment
and video...
NEED HELP?
Just ask at the loans desk for help with:
Finding a book on the shelf
Researching a topic

Searching the catalo...
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Blu orientation 2014 term1

  1. 1. Welcome
  2. 2. We’re looking forward to getting to know you
  3. 3. OPENING HOURS During Teaching Weeks Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 8.45am 8.45am 8.45am 8.45am 8.45am - 7.00pm 7.00pm 7.00pm 5.00pm 4.30pm
  4. 4. Look what you can get @ your library withYour current TAFEcard ...
  5. 5. Internet Wi-Fi
  6. 6. Fiction Books
  7. 7. Easy Readers
  8. 8. Magazines
  9. 9. DVDs
  10. 10. Newspapers Read
  11. 11. You can borrow : 6 Books 2 weeks 2 Magazines 2 weeks 2 Videos/DVDs 1 week
  12. 12. NEW ITEMS ARE AVAILABLE FOR LOAN
  13. 13. You can renew your loans • over the phone • in person or • online .... ask us how
  14. 14. Katoomba students …can’t get to Wentworth Falls? Phone the library for free (phone near admin office) Return your books in the library box at Katoomba
  15. 15. Katoomba students Library in the Computer room Tuesday 12.30- 2.30 & Thursday 11.30- 1.30pm Books, DVDs and Online eResources • Library help with finding resources • Collect books you’ve requested
  16. 16. CATALOGUE Finds all items held here & at other TAFE libraries The catalogue is accessible on the internet, both here or at home - no password required
  17. 17. If the item you want is out on loan, ask us about putting a hold on it for you or do it yourself online. We’ll ring you when it is available
  18. 18. INTER-LIBRARY LOANS Found the perfect book but it’s not available at Blue Mountains? Ask at the loans desk about an Inter-Library Loan
  19. 19. PAST EXTERNAL EXAM PAPERS available online through the Library eResources
  20. 20. Student Computers Free for all TAFE students Please book.
  21. 21. You need a username and password to access the internet here Please ask library staff if you are unsure
  22. 22. NEED HELP WITH COMPUTERS? Ask us… we’ll do our best to help you 
  23. 23. LEARNING CENTRE Want to improve your results? Check the timetable and drop in to talk to a teacher
  24. 24. GROUP STUDY ROOMS These can be used by both teachers and students Please book at the loans desk
  25. 25. CAFÉ AREA Bring your lunch, read and use the computers Sometimes this area is opened by hospitality classes as a coffee shop. Buy a great lunch, at a great price, & be served by hospitality students.
  26. 26. Need to unwind at lunch time? You can borrow footballs, basketballs and table tennis equipment Ask at the loans desk
  27. 27. Printing & Photocopying A4 Black & White – 10c A4 Colour – 50c Add money to your TAFEcard using coins or EFTPOS ASK LIBRARY STAFF 28
  28. 28. Binding The library sells binding combs & covers to give your assignment that professional look Binding kits - $1.00
  29. 29. Scanners Scanners are available for student use at computers 1 and 3 Book these computers to use the scanners Library photocopiers can also be used to scan short documents – ask us how
  30. 30. Laminator Laminating pouches can be purchased using your TAFE card A4 - $0.50 A3 - $1.00
  31. 31. MORE THINGS YOU CAN BUY WITH YOUR TAFE CARD… USB drive 2GB - $7.50 A4 Transparencies - 50¢ DVDs - $1.00 A4 Sheet protectors - 10¢
  32. 32. http://wsilibraries.tafensw.edu.au/blue-mountains Your TAFE Library homepage Gateway to information
  33. 33. http://wsilibraries.tafensw.edu.au/blue-mountains Subject Library guides Information on your subject helping find what you need
  34. 34. http://wsilibraries.tafensw.edu.au/blue-mountains eResources – more than on-line at TAFE or HOME For magazines, newspapers and journal articles, ask us for the passwords Check out a few of the databases.......
  35. 35. Electronic books – read them anywhere at any time
  36. 36. MASTERFILE PREMIER Australasian magazines Newspapers Biographies Images Maps Flags
  37. 37. Australian Standards Online
  38. 38. PlantFile PlantFile Online
  39. 39. ProQuest • Arts • Literature • Social science • General reference • Business • Science • Technology • Medicine
  40. 40. HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM COMPLETE Full-text articles
  41. 41. Health & Medical Journals Alternative Medicine Diseases & Conditions Drugs & Herbal Remedies Health Assessment and videos from Healthology
  42. 42. NEED HELP? Just ask at the loans desk for help with: Finding a book on the shelf Researching a topic Searching the catalogue Searching the internet

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