Study Centres

Please note: The Session 2 Study Centre opening hours are:

Melbourne: Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 8:00 pm

Sydney: Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 7:00 pm

The Brisbane Study Centre is temporarily closed, for Library enquires please contact Sydney or Melbourne Study Centres libraries. Contact details are provided below.

CSU Study Centres located in Sydney and Melbourne are operated in conjunction with Study Group.

Contacts and further information for the Study Centre libraries is at Student Libraries and the Study Centre Libraries tab below.

Library services for:

  • CSU international students enrolled through the Study Centre partners, and
  • staff teaching CSU subjects.

Please note: Study Centre libraries cannot accept 'returns' for CSU campuses from Online students who live nearby.

  • Study Centre Libraries provides
  • CSU Library provides

Study Centre Libraries provides

Contact the Study Centre libraries for borrowing enquiries and to renew loans:

(or Request or Renew Online – see steps below)

Phone: 02 9291 9315
Darlinghurst Library:
Library Guide:

Phone: 03 9935 7920 or 03 9935 7921
Melbourne Library:
Library Guide:

Print Collection:

  • Physical collection - all items on CSU subject reading lists (except those provided in electronic format)
  • Reserve collection for high demand items
  • Borrow using your student card
  • Find and request resources, and renew loans, via the Library catalogue
    • Go to the Library catalogue
    • SIGN IN with your campus/school computer login (top right corner)
REQUEST Online (items currently on loan)
  • Search for TITLE of the BOOK on this Library catalogue (not the CSU subject name / code)
  • Click Locations
  • Click Request
  • Select “Your Library” Library Request
  • Requests are kept for you for 3 days only
RENEW Online (1 renewal per item only if not overdue or recalled)
  • Click My Basket from the top
  • Click My account – all your books are shown!
  • Renew Selected OR Renew All
  • Fines accrue on overdue items until returned

Information services:

  • Face-to-face assistance


  • Orientation for Library services/resources


  • Study spaces
  • Computing and network (wireless) facilities
  • Printing and photocopying facilities

CSU Library provides

Online Collection:

  • Access to electronic resources – ebooks, online journals, research databases
  • Access to eReserve collection
  • Primo Search – Library catalogue to find resources

Information Services:


Borrow from other Australian universities: