Welcome to CAUL

Improving access by the staff and students of Australian universities to the information resources that are fundamental to the advancement of teaching, learning and research.

Research

CAUL's aim is to facilitate the members’ role in supporting and maximising research outcomes. Its Research Advisory Committee was established in 2013 to assist members to engage in the Government’s research agenda, particularly through eResearch, institutional repositories and research skills training.

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Learning & Teaching

CAUL's mission is to support CAUL members in the achievement of their objectives .... a key goal is to facilitate the members’ role in supporting and maximising learning and teaching outcomes and contributing positively to the student experience. Read more about Learning & Teaching

Finding Australian theses

The Australasian Digital Theses Program database ceased operation as an index to Australasian higher degree theses in 2011. All participating universities continue to host their own digital (and print) theses. An information page provides links to theses-specific searches via Trove, the National Library of Australia's national database. Read more about Finding Australian theses

ULANZ (University Libraries of Australia and New Zealand)

ULANZ (University Libraries of Australia and New Zealand) – the borrowing scheme for students and staff of Australian and New Zealand universities. Read more about ULANZ (University Libraries of Australia and New Zealand)

Quality & Assessment

Learn how CAUL libraries are continuously improving their performance. Read more about Quality & Assessment

CEIRC (CAUL Electronic Information Resources Consortium)

CEIRC is CAUL’s primary vehicle for relationships with vendors and publishers, and provides services and advice to CAUL on collaborative purchasing of electronic information resources, licensing conditions and access issues. Read more about CEIRC (CAUL Electronic Information Resources Consortium)

CAUL Statistics

CAUL Statistics are produced annually from data supplied by CAUL (and CONZUL) institutions. Historical data is available both on the interactive online site, since 2004, and in spreadsheet form. Read more about CAUL Statistics

News

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CAUL/ASA 2014 Fellowship keeps on giving

James George Drake, the Boomerang and Queensland Politics The University of Queensland Fryer Folios, February 2016. This publication draws partly on Dr Megarrity's research on James G. Drake. Dr Megarrity wishes to acknowledge the assistance of CAUL/ASA and the Copyright Agency's Cultural Fund.

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International Research Library Organisations meet for the first time

The first joint meeting of five of the world’s most prominent academic and research library organisations took place at the British Library in London on Tuesday 8 March.  Common themes -  diverse disciplinary needs of faculty and research users; research data; intellectual property; the more effective management of scholarly publishing.

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Events

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Library Data Carpentry Workshop | 12/07/2016

Library Data Carpentry Workshop to be held at University of Technology Sydney, 12-14 July 2016. Organised by LATN. The target audience are those in data-librarian-like roles in member institutions of the Libraries of the Australian Technology Network (LATN) and CAUL.

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