Giblin Eunson Library now partially open- Ground floor only: due to maintenance works

The Giblin Eunson Library has now reopened the Ground Floor only with no After Hour zones. Level 1 and Upper Ground floors will remain closed until Sunday 2nd February 2020 while maintenance work is completed.

The Library will fully reopen on Monday 3rd February, 2020 inclusive of the After Hour zones.

Please check our opening hours below:

How do I access library material from Level 1 and Upper Ground?

You can place a hold on a book by going to a library service point or via Library Chat. The High Use room will be open to borrow from.

We’ll retrieve items from Level 1 and Upper Ground between 10am – 5pm on demand during weekdays and between 11am and 4pm on weekends.

To browse and borrow classroom resources from the Education curriculum collections, including the School Level Text Book Collection and Kit Collection, please see library staff at the Service Desk or email the Education Library Team at to book a time to access the collections. Depending on staff availability we may be able to facilitate on demand browsing, please ask at the Service Desk.

To access the FBE databases, please contact Bernard Lyons ( to book a time.

How do I return library material?

The Giblin Eunson Library After Hours return Chute will be open when the library is closed. The Self Check In Returns and Manual Returns chutes will be open during opening hours. You can also return books (Not High Use) to any of our Melbourne University libraries.

Where can I find a study space?

For study spaces, please visit one of our other libraries.

The Faculty of Business and Economics also has study spaces on offer during this period:

Study Spaces:
The Spot Lounges: Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3.

The Level 6 Lounge is Postgraduate space only.

FBE Building: Study space at the rear of Theatre 2 and Theatre 4 (Level 2)

Computer Spaces:
Level 4 The Spot (Postgraduate access only)
233 Bouverie Street (All FBE Students).

Access Hours:
The Spot & FBE Building: Mon-Fri 8am-11pm (9:30pm-11pm Swipe access only)
233 Bouverie Street: 7 days a week 9am-9:30pm (Swipe card access – FBE students only)

We apologise for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience. Please contact us at a library service point for more help.