UTS Library's International Students webpages highlight the Library services, research tools, special resources and other information that help you have a better understanding about the Library and how to find relevant information.
Contact the International Librarian via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or call (9514 3397) for queries and research consultations.
Use the Library Catalogue to find books, textbooks, eReadings and exam papers.
Video tutorial: Finding Books (5m) - how to search effectively, reserve books, and request books from other universities
Find journal articles
Use journal databases to find relevant journal articles for your assignments.
Find newspaper articles
There are 2 major newspaper databases that can help you find newspaper articles from Australian and international newspapers. Browse all news databases.
Watch these 2 video tutorials and learn how to search:
Browse these Guides on how to find statistics for:
- Australian statistics
- construction statistics
- events and tourism statistics
Watch this video tutorial and learn how to:
- Using Creative Commons images (3m:44s)
Every thought, concept, theory, finding, suggestion or opinion that comes from a specific person other than yourself, must be accompanied by a clear indication of its source.
- There are a number of standard systems of referencing. Harvard (UTS) Referencing Style is recommended for most faculties at UTS. Use this UTS Interactive Harvard Referencing Guide to easily find rules and examples.
Watch this video tutorial and and learn how to use the:
- Harvard (UTS) Referencing Style (4m:45s)
UTS Library provides 2 programs to make referencing easier:
Find out how many items you can borrow and for how long.
Find out everything you need to know about these services.
There are hundreds of computers in the Library for students. All computers have Internet and email access, Microsoft Office suite, statistical and other relevant faculty applications. To login, you must have a UTS webmail account.
NJ Star Communicator (PDF 546KB)
NJ Star Communicator software enables the use of Chinese, Japanese and Korean characters on the computer keyboards. It is installed on PCs in the UTS Library.
Wireless networks are also available on each floor of the Library for laptops and other mobile devices.
Check your Library records and renew books via MyLibrary. Learn more.
The Library offers various study rooms for students use. Rooms can be booked online. Learn more.
Request a book from other participating university libraries.
- Library Catalogue
Use keywords search option and limit to Online Resources.
- eBook Databases
Login to an eBook database and find eBooks for your topics.
- Journal/Newspaper Databases
The Library has a large collection of databases covering all disciplinary areas and many full-text databases offer a high percentage of full-text articles. You can retrieve a list of relevant databases for a subject by selecting a subject. To search a database, simply click on the title of a database and login.
Use this form to request a journal article or book chapter if you are off campus.
图书馆有几百台电脑供学生使用。 需要UTS Email户名和密码登录。