Welcome to Semester 2 – the ANU Library is open

27 July 2020

The ANU Library is pleased to welcome ANU staff and students back on campus for Semester 2!

All five ANU Library Branches are open and our staff are available to provide assistance.

Opening hours for all Library Branches are available on our website.

Keeping Safe

Social distancing requirements must be maintained when using the libraries.

All of our buildings have hand sanitiser available at the entry/exit points. Please use these to maintain hygienic conditions.

Please stay home if you are unwell. If you require assistance from the ANU Library, you can continue to contact us remotely at library.info@anu.edu.au or +61 2 6125 4428

How we can help you

The ANU Library is here to support you. 

Help is available from library staff in a number of ways, including face to face; online; and over the phone. To arrange a consultation, please email library.info@anu.edu.au or browse our list of subject specialists.

Borrowing books

You can borrow books from any of our library branches, as well as request resources from the Print Repository or through BONUS+.

IT Support

The AskANU IT Service Desk in the Chifley Library is available with the below opening hours:

  • 9am to 5pm – Monday to Friday
  • 1pm to 5pm – weekends and public holidays

ANU Archives

The ANU Archives Reading room is open. If you plan on visiting, please email butlin.archives@anu.edu.au so we can schedule visits to maintain physical distancing.


We look forward to seeing you back on campus.

For up-to-date information about the wide range of actions ANU are taking to ensure the wellbeing and welfare of our community, visit anu.edu.au/covid-19-advice