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Roxanne Missingham
University Librarian
T + 61 2 6125 2003


While The Australian National University (ANU) has used all reasonable endeavours to ensure the information on this site is as accurate as possible, it gives no warranty or guarantee that the material, information or publication made accessible is accurate, comple, current, or fit for any use whatsover. No reliance should be made by a user of the material, information or publication accessed via this site. The user should instead seek confirmation with the orginating area/department or other body within the University before making use of the material, information or publication.

ANU accepts no liability or responsibility for any loss or damage whatsover suffered as a result of direct or indirect use or application of any material, publication or information made accessible via its web site.

ANU provides links to companies/organisations and information external to the University. In providing such links, the University does not accept responsibility for, or endorse the content or condition of, any linked site.

ANU reserves the right to vary the material, information or publication on this web site without notices.


When you look at The Australian National University (ANU) web site our server makes a record of your visit and logs the following information:

your browser’s internet address; the date and time of your visit to the site; the pages you accessed and documents downloaded; the previous site visited; the type of browser you are using; and the username entered if accessing a restricted site.

ANU uses this information for statistical purposes and for system administration tasks to maintain this service. We do not attempt to identify individuals of our regular business practices however in the unlikely event of an investigation, the University, a law enforcement agency or other government agency may exercise its legal authority to inspect our server’s logs.

If at any stage you provide us with your email address either as part of a message or by completing a web form, we will only use your email address for the purposes for which it was provided. We will not subscribe your email address to any mailing list without your consent.

External sites that are linked to or from the University site are generally not under our control or responsibility and you are advised to review their privacy statement.

ANU is an ‘agency’ for the purposes of the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and as such complies with the obligations of the Privacy Act within that meaning.

For privacy inquiries please contact the privacy officer at

Updated:  29 August 2014/ Responsible Officer:  ANU Legal Office/ Page Contact:  ANU Legal Office