The "Macquarie University Library" is the largest academic library in Northern Sydney. The library holds over 1.8 million print and electronic items, including books, journals, newspapers, reports, conference proceedings, working papers, maps, Macquarie postgraduate theses, computer software, multimedia, microfilm, microfiche and additional non-print resources. New items are regularly added to ensure high quality resources are available for learning, teaching and research.
The library provides access to over 250 databases; 135,000 e-books; more than 67,000 electronic journals; books, printed resources, multimedia via the Catalogue.
The just completed new Library building located at the main entry to the University (building C3C) provides a 21st century learning and research environment that facilitates vital interactions between people and knowledge. The new Library has over 2500 seats for group and individual study and more than 200 PCs for students and guest login. The library also provides dedicated Postgraduates and Higher Degree Research study seats with desktop power for laptops, Macquarie network access, vending machine and free lockers for Macquarie University Students.