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Forde Library

The Forde Library is the academic centre of the university and provides access to information and academic services of students, staff and faculty. It offers access to a plethora of information as well as provides numerous services to patrons.


Library information

The library houses over 30,000 volumes in addition to over 6,000 bound periodicals and over 200 periodical subscriptions along with subject indexes.

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Library orientation

Orientation sessions are held at the beginning of every semester and each new student is required to attend. During library orientation students are registered as members of the library.

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Library open hours

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday:  8:00am10:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am to 7:30pm
Friday:  8:20am – 12:00pm
Sunday:  8:00am – 4:00pm
Closed on Saturdays and Public Holidays. Hours vary during summer sessions and mid-semester break