Rovers provide basic advice on using UON’s IT systems and assist with the provision of Library services. Look for the person in the black shirt.

Information Commons

Information Commons are open 24/7 throughout semester. Please check the Library Hours for changes during the mid-year recess and summer break.

Information Commons feature state-of-the-art computers, individual work cubicles, printing facilities, wireless access and lounge areas.

Swipe card access is required for entry outside Library opening hours.


  • Callaghan AIC is located on level 2 Auchmuty Library, building L on the Campus Map. Includes the Course Readings collection (Medical reserve, hold shelf and English Learners collection) The Learning Lounge is located on level 3, open 24/7. Library staff are not available to provide assistance outside library hours. Swipe card access is required for entry outside Library opening hours.
  • City CHIC is located on the ground floor University House, corner King and Auckland Street, Newcastle.
  • Central Coast OIC is located on level 1 and 2 Ourimbah Library. Enter via the main Library entry.
    Nyte Bytes - Lab access only located level 2 (A.2.26) Open 360 days. When the Library and OIC are closed, access to Nyte Bytes is via the external stairs to the right of the Library.

Technical help

Computers, scanners, photocopiers and printing facilities are available in all libraries.

Wireless facilities are available to connect your laptops to our network. Laptops are also available for loan for use in the library only.

Log on to computers using your Student or Staff ID and password. Please see staff at the Library Service Zone for assistance.