Welcome to your Library

Discover how your Library can help you get ready for the new term.

Library services and facilities are here to help you on your study journey. The Library offers flexible quiet/silent study areas, collaborative spaces and a place to recharge. Choose a space that suits you.

We are here to help you

  • Visit the Help Zone for assistance with Library enquiries during staffed hours
  • Want to search smarter and find the best scholarly information fast? Visit Drop-in research support
  • Find multiple ways to contact the Library

Get ahead!

Laptop loan lockers

Laptops are now available for loan at the Main Library.

Students can borrow laptops for up to 4 hours at a time, from self-service lockers on Level 2. Use your UNSW ID card to borrow a laptop.

For more information, see Borrow a laptop at the Main Library.

Power up your device

  • Power up your device at charging stations available near the Help Zone Main Library and Level 1 Law Library
  • borrow portable battery chargers (short loan) at Help Zones during staffed hours




Study like a professional by.....

  • using either our computers or your laptop to print
  • booking a group study room in Main Library and Law Library
  • keeping up to date with your myLibrary account using the Uni-Verse app




Feeling peckish?

  • You are welcome to eat snacks inside UNSW Libraries.
  • Meals can be eaten in areas where hot water, microwaves and kitchenettes are available:
    • Main Library Level 2 (hot water available in rear kitchenette)
    • Main Library Level 4 postgraduate study space kitchenette
    • Law Library Ground Level study space kitchenette
  • Vending machines are available inside the Main Library Level 2 study lounge and on Level 1 of the Law Faculty.

For more information see Food in the Library and facilities available in Main, Law and UNSW Paddington Library.

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