The University Library covers three locations and you can find your perfect study spot at each one.
Geoffrey Bolton Library
Building 350, Perth Campus, 90 South Street Murdoch WA 6150
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24 hour access
After regular opening hours, you can access the 24/7 learning common at any time using the Level 2 entrance, near
the ECL courtyard. Use your Murdoch ID card to swipe in. Food and drink vending machines and microwaves are also available in this area.
Silent and Buzz study zones
Our 'Buzz' and 'Silent' Zones at the Geoffrey Bolton Library allow you to choose your preferred study environment.
|Buzz Zone||Best for group or collaborative study|
Phone conversations are fine
Food and drink are allowed
|Level 2, North Wing|
Level 2, Link
Level 3, North Wing & LaunchPad
Level 3, Link
Level 3, South Wing
|Silent Zone||Best for individual, silent study|
Silence your phone
Drinks are allowed - no food
|Level 1, South Wing|
Level 2, South Wing
Level 2, Computer Lab 2.006
Level 2, Computer Lab 2.010
Level 2, South Wing, Room 2.005D
Level 4, South Wing
Group and individual study rooms
We have bookable study rooms for individual study or group and collaborative work. Bookings are available during regular opening hours for a maximum of 4 hours per day.
Postgraduate students (Masters by Research and Doctorate) can apply for access to a study carrel: Study Carrel Application
Access to study rooms 2.010A and 2.011 on Level 2 South Wing is also available: Graduate Research Room Application.
Access and Inclusion Rooms
There are two Access and Inclusion Resource rooms with assistive technologies and ergonomic equipment at the Geoffrey Bolton Library. For details, see Accessibility Services.
Bookable individual study rooms are also available for students registered with the Access and Inclusion Office. These rooms are ideal for focused study and are located in Silent Study Zones on Levels 1 and 2 at the Geoffrey Bolton Library.
Building 260 Room 2.10, Perth Campus
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The Veterinary Library is open 7.00am - 6.00pm weekdays and weekends. After-hours access is also available to current Veterinary Science students and staff with a swipe card. Facilities available include Veterinary texts, computers, printers and X-ray viewers. This is a self-service library
- use the self check machine to borrow and return your items.
Mandurah Campus Library
Building 101 (Learning Common), Mandurah Campus
Our Mandurah Campus Library is open between 8am – 4pm weekdays. Accessibility services are available.
In addition to open study areas, you can also access:
- Computer Laboratory 1.024
- Quiet Study Room 1.025
- The Student Hub 1.020
Your right to study
If you see or experience inappropriate behaviour, you may respectfully let the person know they are disturbing you. If you require further assistance, contact Library staff on 9360 2563.
If you are on campus after hours and feel unsafe or need a Security escort, call Security on +618 9360 6262 or use an Emergency Call Button. On campus Security Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.