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A guide to the libraries.

New titles in the 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

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Find your library

 You can borrow and return items at any Campus Library.


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

Room E3.220, Level 2, Building E3, 465 Elgar Road  Box Hill VIC 3128

Library hours

8.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday

Study area

7.30am - 10.00pm Monday to Thursday

7.30am - 6.00pm Friday (Enter Building E3 by 5.00pm on Fridays)


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

Room N1.G46&47, Ground Floor, Building N1, 853 Whitehorse Road, Box Hill VIC 3128

Library hours

8.30am – 4.30pm Monday to Friday

Study area 

7.30am – 9.00pm Monday to Thursday

7.30am - 6.00pm Friday


City Campus (CAE) Library has a broad collection mainly specialising in art & literature, fashion, writing and business studies. 

Rooms B2.32&2.33 , Second Floor, Building B, 253 Flinders Lane,  Melbourne VIC 3000

Library hours

8.30am – 4.30pm Monday to Friday 

Study area

7.30am - 8.00pm Monday to Thursday

7.30am - 4.30pm Friday

9.30am - 1.30pm Saturday

9.30am - 12.30pm Sunday


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.

Room LA290 , Level 2, Building LA , Jarlo Drive, Lilydale VIC 3140

Libray hours

8.30am - 4.30pm Monday 

8.30am - 4.10pm Tuesday to Thursday 

8.30am - 4.30pm Friday


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