Melbourne campus extended hours

Extended hours only operate during semester.

During extended hours, students and staff can use all levels of the Melbourne Campus Library, including designated postgraduate study rooms.

To enter the Library after 10 pm, and to gain access to the library from midnight to 7am (Tuesday to Friday), you must register your student or staff card - 24 hours before you need access - by completing the Access Registration form.

From Monday 20th October 2014 until the end of the examination period Thursday 20th November 2014, students will be able to have access to the library 24 hours weekdays, (check library web site for 24 hour access).

If you have not received access after 24 hours, contact Security directly on 9479 2012.

You will need to re-register for Library extended hours access at the start of each year.

Extended opening hours

Days Student Hub access
(requiring registration)
Library opening hours Library extended hours
(requiring registration)
Monday Not available 7am to midnight 10pm to midnight
Tuesday

Not available

24 hours

Midnight to 7am
and 
10pm to midnight

Wednesday

Not available 

24 hours

Midnight to 7am
and 
10pm to midnight

Thursday

Not available 

24 hours

Midnight to 7am
and 
10pm to midnight

Friday

Not available 

24 hours - closes midnight.

10pm to midnight

Days Student Hub access
(requiring registration)
Library opening hours Library extended hours
(requiring registration)
Saturday Not available 9:30am to midnight 10pm to midnight
Sunday Not available 9:30am to midnight 10pm to midnight

Facilities available

In the Library, all levels are open, including the Reserve area on level 1.

Study booths, group study rooms, collaborative work rooms and classrooms are open along with open study areas. Printers, copiers, scanners and self-check machines are available. The Library is air-conditioned

The Library service desk is staffed as follows:

Days Library service desks
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 7pm
Saturday to Sunday 1pm to 5pm 

Student IT Help

Student IT help is available at the service desk at the Melbourne and Bendigo libraries. Opening times are available at the Student IT help page.

Security

Security staff regularly patrol all floors of the Library and monitor surveillance cameras from the security guard station in the foyer on level 1.

A security guard is also on duty at the Student Hub.

The University security bus service operates until 10 pm. This bus will deliver you to your car, public transport point or college within La Trobe University grounds.

Once the security bus service stops for the evening the library security guard can ring Security to organise an escort for individuals who are leaving the building after this time.