Welcome to the University of Sydney Library. This guide has been developed to help students coming to the University from across the globe to understand how to use our library and includes a glossary of key terms in a range of languages. We recommend you start with our 'Welcome to your library' video which gives you a 4 minute overview of how the library can help you.
We understand that many of our students from overseas may be affected by the travel ban in China. We'll provide updates here and on our WeChat page to help you navigate the resources you need if you'll be starting your studies from China. Please scan our WeChat code to receive the latest updates about Library Services and how the library can help you.
Use our Chat Now Service to ask library relation questions in real-time. Available at the following times during Semester;
10am – 9pm, Monday to Thursday, & 10am – 5pm Friday
7am - 6pm, Monday to Thursday, & 7am - 2pm, Friday
You can access a Mandarin version on our WeChat
Then enrol in the Library’s online LIBR1000* course to learn:
Enrol at: bit.ly/LIBR1000
*LIBR1000 has been developed specifically for Arts and Social Sciences students however, it will benefit all First Years students and especially those with Information & Digital literacy course requirements.
In this video, we introduce you to some of the core concepts you need to understand to do research for your uni assignments. The video is in a combination of English and Mandarin 在本视频中，我们将向你介绍在查找作业信息时你需要了解的主要概念。该视频是中英结合，双语视频