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Library services & spaces

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Austin Health and Mercy Hospital for Women (Heidelberg) staff have 24/7 access to the Library space. Use your swipe card to enter at any time.
Library staff are available Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm.


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Level 4, Lance Townsend Building
145 Studley Road, Heidelberg VIC 3084


Postal address icon Postal address

Austin Health Library
Austin Hospital
PO Box 5555
Heidelberg, VIC 3084, Australia

contact us icon Contact the Library
phone: 03 9496 5393
hours: Mon-Fri 8.30am-5.00pm

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The Library is a welcoming space for all Austin and Mercy Hospital for Women (Heidelberg) staff.
Along with 24 computers and meeting rooms, we have over 20 study desks where you can BYO device. We also have relaxing couch areas, frequent displays, historical collections and the colourful Liz Nettleton tapestries (commissioned for the opening of the Harold Stokes Building in the early 1980s) which tell the story of Austin's past, present and future.
Please note that food is not allowed to be consumed in the Library (drinks are permitted).


The Book Room

The Book Room holds our comprehensive print collection and is available Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm. This is also a group study area, where you can meet with your colleagues for study and discussion.
The room has two computers, two large study desks, a number of small modular desks and can accommodate 15-20 people.  
This room cannot be booked.

Library members, contact the Library if you would like to borrow at book outside bookroom opening hours.