Welcome to the Library

Find out how the Library can support your studies and help you get off to the best start at UNSW.

What's on this term

Keep an eye out for our offerings including:

  • Library tours
  • Library treasure hunt
  • Library Peer Mentors (from Week 1)
  • Scholarly Resources for Students sessions
  • Study Hacks workshops and recordings

...and a range of exhibitions, workshops and resources.

ELISE quiz

Sign in to myUNSW and click on Moodle to access ELISE and the quiz.

If you have any queries check the ELISE FAQ.

After doing the quiz you can visit the ELISE | Informing your studies tutorial at any time to refresh your knowledge on research skills, time management, plagiarism and much more.



Contact us

Our Library staff are available to answer your study and research questions.

Start a Library chat with us for quick questions.

Book a 15-minute Expert on demand session to ask questions about your research.

Call us (+61 2 9065 9444).

Visit us at the Help Zone during staff hours.

Library spaces

Coming to the Library to study?

Book a study space at Main and Law Library.

sshhh Levels 6 & 7 of Main Library are dedicated to silent study.

Postgraduate study space on Level 4 of the Main Library is for the exclusive use of postgraduate students.

Relax, have fun and practise mindfulness in the Retreat Space on Level 3, Main Library.

Time for a snack break?
Find out about food in the Library.

UNSW Library Exhibitions program

Care is a relationship exhibition invites audiences to learn about and share all kinds of experiences - from caring for a loved one with dementia, caring for our own and others mental health, to caring for country in the face of climate collapse.

See the exhibition, join Michele Elliot, Artist-in-Residence, and register for workshops.


View exhibition details

Library student support

Discover what support the Library has to offer while you study at UNSW:

Your zID unlocks your access to online resources.

Your UNSW ID card is your library card to borrow items, print, access 24/7 study space and use other Library items and facilities.