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About this guide
This guide has been created to assist you locate newspaper resources available from JCU libraries. Print copies of current newspapers are held in both the Townsville and Cairns libraries. Back copies are held on microfiche.
To determine if JCU libraries hold a particular newspaper, and at which campus library, use the title search option in the library catalogue. Search by newspaper title, e.g. Townsville Bulletin. This will display the relevant details including years held and physical location. For further assistance, please contact InfoHelp staff.
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Information Commons opening hours, Eddie Koiki Mabo Library Townsville
The Information Commons is a 24/7 student space featuring silent, quiet and group study spaces. During Library opening hours access is via the Library internal foyer. After the library closes, access is via the external door on the west of the building. Students are required to swipe their JCU student card to both enter and exit the Information Commons after hours.
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