Multimedia

Multimedia

UNSW Library holds a large collection of multimedia resources including videos, DVDs, music CDs, sound effects, scores and microform.

The microform collection is located on Level 4 Main Library. It includes newspapers, statistics, journals and conference papers. Designated computers (require login) attached to microform readers are available for viewing and printing.

UNSW students can book media booths to view videos and DVDs and listen to CDs in the Main Library.

To find videos, DVDs, CDs, music scores and microform:

  • Search by title, creator or keywords in the Library collection.
  • If necessary, refine your results by selecting Audio, Videos, Scores or Microform under Refine my results > Resource types and then APPLY FILTERS.

Loan conditions

Film (videos & DVDs)

  • Videos and DVDs are held in Library storage and Paddington storage and are available by request.
  • UNSW Staff and students including NIDA UNSW Library members can request these items for collection from the High Use Collection room.
    • Staff and postgraduate students can request DVDs and videos for a 7 day loan (provided item is not recalled).
    • Undergraduate students can request DVDs and videos for same day loan only (no overnight loans - fines apply).
  • Students can book media booths at Main Library to watch these items.
    • Headphones are currently not available for loan. You will require your own wired headphones.

Sound effects CDs

  • Sound effects CDs are held in Paddington Storage and are available by request.
  • UNSW staff and students including NIDA UNSW Library members can request these items for collection from the High Use Collection room.
    • Staff and students can request sound effect CDs for a same day loan only (no overnight loans - fines apply).

Music & scores

Standard loan limites apply for loans of music and scores. Check your borrowing rights for eligibility.

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