In our campus libraries you’ll find an array of resources, services, and dedicated staff to enhance your university experience. These spaces are designed to create a sense of belonging and connectivity, empowering you to excel in your studies. So let’s delve in and shine the spotlight on the key features of the Gold Coast and Queensland College of Art (QCA) libraries. 

The Gold Coast library (G10) boasts two levels tailored to all your study needs. As you step into the ground floor (level 2), our friendly library staff await, surrounded by a vibrant social study area that facilitates collaborative group work. Computers and printers are conveniently accessible on both levels, while you can connect your personal devices to our Wi-Fi and printers.  

Head up to level 3, the library’s collection area, where secluded corners and hidden spaces offer conducive environments for productive work, as well as an adjoining social study space. Seeking a private space for your group work? Explore our bookable group study rooms and pods, where you can engage in focused study sessions in a dedicated space for up to two hours at a time.  

During trimester, Gold Coast Library is open Monday to Friday, 7 am – 8 pm, and Sundays from 10 am – 5 pm. Level 2 is available 24/7, offering a safe and secure spot for studying whenever you need it. You can check out all our service hours and register for 24/7 access on our web page. 

Groups of students study in the Gold Coast library social space.

Social study space at the Gold Coast library

QCA library is your study sanctuary nestled in the heart of the city. Situated within Grey Street Studios (S03), it occupies a single level, with the welcoming staff ready to address your library-related needs, plus they can also assist with basic Student Connect questions. 

You’ll find a tranquil environment that houses the physical collection, computing and printing facilities and includes three bookable study spaces for group work. You can also connect your personal devices to our Wi-Fi and printers. When you need to take a break, the vantage point from this library treats you to panoramic views of the city or take a quick stroll outside to refresh yourself in the beautiful surrounding South Bank parklands. 

QCA Library is currently open Monday to Friday 9 am – 5 pm. As hours may differ on public holidays and during vacation periods, refer to our web page for the latest information. 

Left hand photo shows QCA library computers and study space. Right hand photo shows the library collection.

QCA library collection and study spaces

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