Locations and hours - University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

Accessibility links

Locations and hours

Public holiday closures
On Monday 10 August, USC Caboolture library and the collection at USC Moreton Bay library will be closed for the Ekka Show Day (Regional).
All other libraries, spaces, collections and help will be available.

Library Help

Library staff are available to assist you via online chatemail and Tel +61 7 5430 2804.

Semester 2

Monday - Friday: 8.30am-5.45pm
Weekends: 10am-2pm

Zoom consultations are available weekdays 10am-4pm (bookings via Student Hub).

hours and locations

Select your campus library to find out when the spaces and collections are available

The five campus libraries offer a blend of individual, group and silent study spaces ideal for your study needs. All USC libraries offer:

USC library resources are also available at USC SouthBank (Student Central) and the Sunshine Coast Health Institute (SCHI) Library.

24 hour spaces

Some library spaces are accessible when the library is closed. Use your USC ID card for swipe access.

  • USC Fraser Coast (study space)
  • USC Moreton Bay (study space)
  • USC Sunshine Coast (ground floor)
    After-hours access is via the fire exit door near the external stairs on the ground floor

Visit Computers on campus to find other 24 hour computer labs and spaces.

USC Caboolture

This library is a shared space with TAFE Queensland.

Semester 2
  Collections Spaces Library Help
Monday-Friday 8am-4pm 8am-4pm

Chat, Email, Telephone:
8.30am-5.45pm

Zoom: 10am-4pm

Weekend closed closed

Chat, Email, Telephone: 
10am-2pm

Note: The returns chute is available only when the library is open.

Location

USC Caboolture Library
Building Library
80-106 Tallon Street
Caboolture, Queensland

USC Fraser Coast

This library is open 24 hours for staff and students.

Semester 2
  Collections Spaces Library Help
Monday-Friday

High demand,
Not for loan:

24 hours

General Collection:
10am-4pm

24 hours Chat, Email, Telephone:
8.30am-5.45pm
Weekend High demand,
Not for Loan:

24 hours
24 hours Chat, Email, Telephone:
10am-2pm

Note: The external returns chute is located near the entrance. To open the chute, hold the item for return near the scanner.

Location

USC Fraser Coast Library
Building Library
161 Old Maryborough Road
Hervey Bay, Queensland

USC Gympie

This library is a shared space with TAFE Queensland.

Semester 2
  Collections Spaces Library Help
Monday-Friday 8.30am-4.30pm 8.30am-4.30pm Chat, Email, Telephone:
8.30am-5.45pm
Weekend closed closed Chat, Email, Telephone:
10am-2pm
Location

Level 1, A Block
TAFE Queensland Gympie
71 Cartwright Road
Gympie, Queensland

USC Moreton Bay

This library is open 24 hours for staff and students.

Semester 2
  Collections Spaces Library Help
Monday-Friday

High demand,
Not for loan:
24 hours

General collection:
10am-4pm

24 hours Chat, Email, Telephone:
8.30am-5.45pm
Weekend High demand,
Not for Loan:

24 hours
24 hours Chat, Email, Telephone:
10am-2pm

Note: The external returns chute is located near the library entrance.

Location

USC Moreton Bay Library
Building A
USC 1 Moreton Parade
Petrie, Queensland

USC Sunshine Coast

The ground floor of the library is open 24 hours for staff and students. Entry and exit is via the fire exit door near the external stairs on the ground floor. To access Level 1, enter through the ground floor.

Semester 2
  Collections Spaces Library Help
Monday-Friday

High Demand,
Not for loan:
in 24 hour space

Reserve,
1 day loans:
10am-4pm

General Collection:
By request

Ground floor:
24 hours

Level 1:
10am-4pm

Chat, Email, Telephone:
8.30am-5.45pm
Weekend High Demand,
Not for loan:
in 24 hour space
Ground floor:
24 hours
Chat, Email, Telephone:
10am-2pm

Note: The external returns chute is located near the exit on Level 1.

Location

USC Sunshine Coast Library
Paul Thomas Library - Building L
90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sippy Downs, Queensland

USC SouthBank - Reserve collection

USC SouthBank students have access to the General Collection:

  • Borrow books by placing a hold request. Items requested will normally be delivered to USC SouthBank for collection within two working days (subject to Australia Post delivery service).
  • Request a scanned chapter of a book held at USC Sunshine Coast.

The Reserve Collection is held in Student Central SouthBank:

  • The Reserve Collection is available for a 2-hour loan.
  • Short-term loan items (1 day and 3 days) may also be available.

Contact Student Central SouthBank
Tel: +61 7 5409 8600

Semester 2 (from Monday 20 July)
  Collections Spaces Library Help
Monday-Friday closed closed Chat, Email, Telephone:
8.30am-5.45pm
Weekend closed closed Chat, Email, Telephone:
10am-2pm
Location

Student Central SouthBank
Ground Floor, Building A4 (SW1)
52 Merivale Street
South Brisbane, Queensland
Tel: +61 7 5409 8600

Sunshine Coast Health Institute (SCHI)

This library is a shared space where hospital staff and students work side by side. Please be considerate of others when working in the space.

All year
  Collections Spaces Library Help
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm 8am-5pm Chat, Email, Telephone:
8.30am-5.45pm
Weekend closed closed Chat, Email, Telephone:
10am-2pm

The Library offers:

  • individual and group study spaces
  • USC wireless via Eduroam
  • computers that provide authenticated access to the USC network and applications via USC Anywhere
  • access to online library resources via USC Anywhere, using a web browser to visit the USC library website
  • printing, copying and scanning
  • onsite USC Reserve and Short-term loan collections
Location

Sunshine Coast Health Institute (SCHI) Library
Sunshine Coast University Hospital
6 Doherty Street
Birtinya, Queensland