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A guide to the libraries.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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Welcome to Box Hill Institute & CAE Libraries


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Find your library

Box Hill Campus

   Elgar Library  specialises in resources to support study areas including hairdressing, beauty, floristry, hospitality, tourism and event management, nursing, childcare, automotive, refigeration,  ICT, computer systems, engineering, electronics, library studies, transport, business and building studies.

   Study area, PC's, printing and copying

      7.30am - 10.00pm Monday to Thursday

      7.30am - 6.00pm Friday

   Staff assistance & access to bookroom

      8.30 - 4.30 Monday - Friday

   Whitehorse  Library specialises in resources to support study areas of  music, professional writing, live production, music business, and occupational and work preparation.

   8.30 - 4.30      Monday - Friday 

   Nelson Library specialises in resources to support study areas of  fashion, art , design & ICT.

9 - 4.30 Monday - Thursday

City Campus (CAE) Library has a broad collection mainly specialising in art & literature, fashion, writing and business studies. It has a limited study area with Wi-Fi and PC's.

    8.30 - 4.30 Monday - Friday

   (Closed 1 - 1.30)


Lilydale Lakeside Campus Library is a small library with study space and access to the catalogue. Place a hold on items you require for delivery to this campus.

8.30 - 4.30 Monday - Thursday

8.30 - 3.30 Friday

 You can borrow and return items at any Campus Library.


Where to start?


The Library publishes LibGuides on many subject areas and they're a great place to start your research.

LibGuides contain current information on key resources relevent to your subject area and cover books, articles, databases, websites, and industry organisations.

Click here to find the LibGuide for your subject

Library classes and tours

Ask library staff about training in:

  • using the Library catalogue
  • using databases
  • using StudentWeb
  • Internet searching
  • using Microsoft Office programs
  • the research process
  • using Library equipment

New in the library

Cover Art
Critical Fashion Practice - Adam Geczy; Vicki Karaminas
Call Number: 746.92 GEC
ISBN: 9781474265539
Publication Date: 2017

Cover Art
Retro Fashion - Lucinda Gosling
Call Number: 746.92 GOS
ISBN: 9781742576992
Publication Date: 2015

Cover Art
Successful leadership in the early years - June O'Sullivan
Call Number: 372.12011 OSU
ISBN: 9781472919038
Publication Date: 2015

Cover Art
Vintage fashion complete - Albrechtsen, Nicky
Call Number: 391.00904 ALB
ISBN: 9780500517611
Publication Date: 2014

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