Main Library - Levels 5 to 10

Use this tour to help you become familiar with the 10 levels of Main Library, Kensington.

The tour identifies library services, collections and student facilities.

 





Range of item numbers on levels 5 - 10

Level 5: 331 - 359

331  Labour economics
335  Socialism
339  Macroeconomics
340  Law
350  Public administration

Level 6: 360 - 539

360  Social Services
370  Education
380  Commerce, Communication, Transport
390  Customs, Folklore
400  Language 
410  Linguistics
420  English
430  German
440  French
450  Italian 
460  Spanish & Portuguese
470  Latin
480  Greek
500  Natural Sciences 
510  Mathematics
530  Physics

Level 7: 540 - 614

540  Chemistry
550  Geology, Meteorology
560  Fossils
570  Physiology, Biochemistry
580  Plants
590  Zoology
600  Technology 
610 - 614  Medicine, Anatomy, Physiology

Level 8: 615 - 629

615 - 619  Medicine, Pharmacology, Diseases, Surgery
620  Engineering
624  Civil engineering
625  Railroads, Roads, Hydraulic engineering

Level 9: 630 - 799

630  Agriculture
650 - 659  Accounting, Management 
660  Chemical engineering
670  Manufacturing
690  Buildings
700  Arts 
710   Architecture
730 - 779  Sculpture, Drawing, Painting, Graphic arts
780  Music
790  Performing Arts

Level 10: 800 - 999

800  Literature
810  American
820  English
830  German
840  French
850  Italian 
860  Spanish & Portuguese
870  Latin
880  Greek
900  Geography, History
910  Geography, Travel
930  History - ancient
940  History - Europe
950  History - Asia 
960  History - Africa
970  History - North America
980  History - South America
990  History - Australia, New Zealand, Oceania

 

 

 
 

Computers on levels 5 - 10

  • - Computers located near the lifts access the UNSW network only
  • - A small number of computers have internet access
  • - No need to book
Use laptops anywhere on this level:
  • - UNSW Wireless Network (UniWide) is available throughout the Library
  • - Many desks are equipped with power points
  • - Power points are available throughout this level

 

 

 

Printing & copying

  • - Print/Copy Services station is located near the stairs on levels 3 - 10
  • - Help phone for printing & copying queries

 

 

 
  Where to get help

  • - On every level you will find:
    • ** - Help for finding library resources:
      - Pick up a black phone to ask questions or request on the spot help
    • ** - Help for printing & copying:
      - Pick up a phone near the Print/Copy Services station
    • ** - UNSW Security Help Point:
      - Press the red button on the silver intercom box for a direct line to UNSW Security

 

 

 
   

Also on levels 5 - 10

  • - Printers
    • ** - Colour and b&w levels 6, 8 and 10
    • ** - b&w only levels 5, 7, and 9 
  • - Toilets
    • ** - Women levels 6, 8 and 10
    • ** - Men levels 5, 7, and 9 
  • - Lifts