Information Commons

Information Commons in the Auchmuty and Ourimbah campus libraries are open late throughout semester, staff provide library and basic IT support. Please check the Library Hours for changes.

Information Commons feature state-of-the-art computers, individual and collaborative spaces, printing facilities, wireless access, food preparation and lounge areas.



AIC is located on level 2 of the Auchmuty Library, building L on the Campus Map. Includes the Course Readings collection (Medical reserve and hold shelf ). Swipe card access is required for entry outside Library opening hours.

Central Coast

Central Coast

OIC is open 24 hours and located on level 1 and 2 of the Ourimbah Library. Swipe card access is required for entry outside Library opening hours.

Technical and equipment help

Computer, photocopier and printing facilities are available in all libraries. The multifunction printer/photocopiers can scan to USB or email accounts.

Wireless facilities are available to connect your laptops to our network.

Laptops (PC & Mac),VR headsets, smartboard remotes and whiteboard markers 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 or the guide Digital Technologies self-help

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.