Announcements

Australia Day Public Holiday

All CDU Libraries will be closed for Australia Day more

Change is coming

The Library computer system is changing this week more

No holds on items

No holds may be placed on items from 20th December 2016 to 31st January 2017 more

Reduced hours at Casuarina campus

Over the semester break, Casuarina campus library will be on reduced hours; see our opening hours

Past exam papers

for Summer Semester 2015 available online

Chat Service is now Live!

From 21st November, available between 9am and 1pm weekdays more

All announcements

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Opening hours
Alice Springs Calendar
Mon 8:00am - 4:00pm
Tues 8:00am - 6:00pm
Weds, Thurs, Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm
Sat, Sun & Public Hols CLOSED
Casuarina Calendar
Mon - Fri 8:30am - 5:30pm
Sun 12:00pm - 5:30pm
Sat & Public Hols CLOSED
 
Palmerston Calendar
Mon - Fri CLOSED
Sat, Sun & Public Hols CLOSED
Workshop Calendar

 

Mission, Vision and Values

Mission

The Office of Library Services (OLS) will support the Charles Darwin University’s mission by providing high quality library and information services to support staff and prepare students to be creative and effective thinkers in a complex changing world.

Vision

The library and information services provided by the Office of Library Services (OLS) will be integral to the teaching, learning and research activities of the university, and highly valued by the university community.

To support the high value Charles Darwin University places on freedom of inquiry, Office of Library Services will continue to play a major role in development of information literacy, which is seen as a means of personal and national advancement in today's information dependent society.
  Information literacy vision statement

The staff of the Office of Library Services will have a strong client focus, emphasising fairness and respect in our dealings with clients. They will be committed to the integral nature of library and information services, highly trained to provide these services, and contribute to local, national and international developments.

The operations of the Office of Library Services will be driven by the principles of quality: documentation, measurement, benchmarking, continuous improvement and innovation.

Values

The Office of Library Services is committed to the principles of affirmative action, equal opportunity and access in the provision of information services.

The Library is guided by the ATSILIRN protocols.

Organisational structure

 Organisational chart last updated 14/08/2014

 

  • Anthony Hornby
  • Director Office of Library Services
  • Updated 14 August 2014

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