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Today's sessions and tours

Check or cancel your registrations (via your Library record)


Information Sessions (registration not required)

Databases and Due Dates: a newbie's guide to the University Library (for undergraduates)

11 July 2016, 12.00-1.00pm: Harold White Lecture Theatre - First floor, 757 Swanston St (Building 199)

21 July 2016, 11.00am-12.00pm: Carrillo Gantner Theatre (Room B02) - Basement, Sidney Myer Asia Centre (Building 158)

22 July 2016,  12.00-1.00pm: Sunderland Theatre (Room C216) - Ground Floor, Medical Building (Building 181)

The Library: Your Research Link to the Arts and Social Sciences (for graduates)

20 July 2016, 11.00am-12.00pm: Charles Pearson Theatre (Room 132), Eastern Resource Centre (Building 171)

The Library: Your Research Link to Engineering and Science (for graduates)

22 July 2016 3.15-4.15pm: Laby Theatre (Room L108), Physics Building (Building 192s)

Library Tours (registration not required)

For information about tours of the Eastern Resource Centre and the Baillieu, Giblin Eunson & Brownless Biomedical Libraries, see our guide for New Library Users.

Researcher @ Library Training

The University Library provides a range of workshops to help develop your library research skills: from literature searching to publishing your research strategically and tracking your impact. All graduate researchers and research staff are welcome. Classes marked 'UpSkills' are aimed specifically at graduate researchers (PhD, MPhil and Masters by Research students).

EndNote & RefWorks Training for undergraduate students

EndNote Webinars (presented by Thomson Reuters)

Live online tutorials. Sessions may include:

  • EndNote Fast Start, EndNote Desktop and Online Combined, EndNote Advanced Q & A, EndNote Styles.

Software needs to be downloaded and installed in advance. Toll free phone numbers are provided for Australian users. VOIP can also be used.

Please also refer to Online Tutorials for EndNote and RefWorks training & Subject Research Guides

MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop

How to register

Some sessions are only open to students of a certain level of study or from particular faculties. See session notes for eligibility details.

  1. Click the link for the session you are interested in.
  2. Click the 'Register' link to the right of the session date/time and location you prefer.
  3. Log in using your University of Melbourne username and password.

To view your registrations, log in to your Library Account via the 'Login to your Library borrowing record' link on the library homepage.


Waitlists operate for popular sessions. If you are on a Waitlist, you will automatically receive a place if one becomes available.

How to cancel a registration

To cancel your registration:

  1. Go to the 'Login to your Library borrowing record' link on the Library homepage.
  2. Log in using your University of Melbourne username and password.
  3. Click the 'Program currently registered' link.
  4. Select the session you wish to cancel, then click the 'Cancel selected items' link.

If you cancel your registration:

  • You can register for another session with the same title, and
  • You will allow people on Waitlists to attend.

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High School library Tours

Guidelines for teachers requesting High School Library Tours.