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Who is preventing the digital dark age?

Now that almost everyone uses computers, social media and cloud storage, it’s hard to picture...

Hygienic libraries and other Special Collections oddities

The Special Collections team at Deakin Library is always on the lookout for rare gems...

Deakin’s army of citizen scientists is monitoring climate change

Climate change is top of mind for many researchers and scientists in 2018, particularly since...

8 podcasts to check out on International Podcast Day

International Podcast Day is coming up this Sunday 30 September. Podcasts can be a great...

Two great new reads by Indigenous authors

Next week on Wednesday 5 September, we’ll be celebrating Indigenous Literacy Day. According to the Indigenous...

7 great new book recommendations for National Science Week

Across Australia, organisations are celebrating National Science Week, with events taking place all over Victoria. If you...

NAIDOC Week 2018

For the first time, Deakin Library will host an event at Burwood campus to celebrate NAIDOC...

What to read during trimester break

If you’ve just finished a hectic trimester and a stack of stressful exams, odds are...

Library Week and National Simultaneous Storytime

Each year in Library Week, the Australian Information and Library Association hosts a National Simultaneous...

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