COFA Library - Ground

Use this tour to help you become familiar with the 2 levels of COFA Library, Paddington.

The tour identifies library services, collections and student facilities.

Numbers in orange circles correspond with tour stops.

 

 

groundfloorshelves

What is available on this floor?

  • - Journals (back issues)
  • - Sorting shelves
  • - Group study area

 

 

 
informationdesk

tourstop1 Help Zone

 

 

 
selfcheck  

Borrow, renew, reserve, return, make a booking

  • - Borrow at the Help Zone or using the self-check machines
  • - Check myLibrary 
  • - Renew loans online via myLibrary 
  • - Reserve items via Library Search then log in to myLibrary to confirm your reservation
  • - Return items during opening hours via the return chute at the
    Help Zone
  • - Return items after hours via the return chute near Gate 1 on Greens Road
  • - Loan periods vary, check website 

Overdue items may incur fines & penalties

 

 

 
printstation  

tourstop4 Printing

  • - Print/Copy/Scan, b/w or colour service stations are located on Ground Floor and Level 1, using your ID card
  • - Further instructions are available at the machines and from www.it.unsw.edu.au

 

 

 
computers  

Computers on this floor

  • - All computers have internet access

Using laptops on this level:
  • - UNSW Wireless Network (UniWide) is available throughout the Library
   

 

 

libraryresearchassistance  

tourstop5 Library Research Assistance

Complex research assistance that includes:

  • - Finding information related to a topic of study
  • - Refining a search strategy
  • - Discovering relevant sources for a research topic
  • - Locating and retrieving information

 

 

 

 
multimediaroom

tourstop5 Multimedia Room/Study Room/Research Assistance

  • - Media booths
  • - Multiple port headsets
  • - Light boxes
  • - Group and individual study areas

Resources:

  • - DVDs, videos (campus loan only)
  • - Interactive CDs and Sound CDs (4 week loan)
  • - Sound effects CDs (campus loan only)

Return multimedia items via the Help Zone

 

 

 
groundfloorhallway  

Also on this floor

  • - Lift to First Floor
  • - Emergency exit

Toilets with disability access are located outside the Library in Block A