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 and collaborative spaces, 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)
    Learning Lounge located on level 3, open 24/7. Library staff are not available to provide assistance outside library hours.
  • Newcastle City The ground floor and Level 1 Library in NeW Space are open 24 hours. 409 Hunter St, 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.

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

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.