Library Services - COVID Update


Information about current Library Services available to students, staff and the broader University community.

Last updated: 3:30pm, 27 July 2022

Visiting the library

Collection Access

  • Reading Room

    The Reading Room is open to all eligible readers Monday to Friday by appointment.

  • Borrowing in Person

    University staff and students

    Our libraries are open and University staff and students are able to borrow in-person.  Please visit our Library Opening Hours for library opening dates and times, and read our How do I borrow library items in 2022 FAQ for further information.

    Non-University visitors

    Currently, non-University visitors are able to borrow in-person from all libraries.

    Please visit our Library Opening Hours for library opening dates and times and read our How do I borrow library items in 2022 FAQ for further information.

  • Print Retrievals

    The Print Retrieval Service will be available to  University staff and students who are unable to attend campus. To request an item to be posted to your Australian address, please follow the instructions outlined on our print resources page.

  • Sourcing Online Resources

    Find online resources using our electronic databases and by using high-quality search tools. For more information, please see our Online Resources webpage.

Library FAQs

  • Library FAQs

    If you have specific questions relating to our current services, please see our FAQs page.

Contact us via our Virtual Library Services

  • Library Chat

    If you would like to chat to one of our friendly library staff, you can use the Ask a Librarian Chat box during Library Opening Hours.

  • Library Enquiries

    You can also contact us regarding any questions, feedback, and suggestions via email at: library-enquiries@unimelb.edu.au . This service is staffed  Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm (excluding  public holidays).