Valuable information from the College Library.

Valuable information from the College Library

The library is a great place to start on assignments. We are open from 7:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday to Thursday and Friday 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. Our catalogue is accessed via https://libcollege.rok.catholic.edu.au/oliver/OpacLogin?corporation=StPatricksMackay. Scroll down to St Patrick’s College Mackay – click Go.

This will take you to our search screen. It can be search for many types of resources. Books and periodicals are a good place to start. The search screen will help you find our news feed and provide access to onsite and other off-site resources. Remember to use the bookmarks available from the Library for the databases held at the College.

Our library home page can be accessed via the College website Students -> Lib guides or by going directly to the homepage https://stpats.qld.edu.au.libguides.com/library will provide help for undertaking assignments.

We supplement our College databases with those available through the State Library of Queensland. To register as a user, go to https://patron.slq.qld.gov.au/Register. Read the Terms and Conditions (as a registered member of the Queensland State Library, observe the usual terms and conditions, attributing the source of content and limits of material to be copied.)

Search for the database that you require. The SLQ does not have all the databases that you may require.

This is the search screen for the State Library of Queensland or http://onesearch.slq.qld.gov.au/primo-explore/dbsearch?vid=SLQ&sortby=rank&lang=en_US

There are free resources available from the University of Queensland https://guides.library.uq.edu.au/. These resources cover many of the ATAR subjects. Students are encouraged to make use of resources that are from other educational sites such as universities.

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