Closed access

Mt Helen Campus

The Closed Access collection consists of past issues of journals, theses and low-use materials.

In most cases, journals that are more than ten years old are placed in the Closed Access collection, whereas journals less than ten years old are usually located in the Journals collection.

Theses and low use materials can be used within the Library only and access is obtained by placing a request through the Library Catalogue. Journal articles from Closed Access can be requested through

Document Delivery Services

and delivered electronically to your University staff or student email account.

Closed Access Collection holds archival copies of the University's theses. Theses that are available for public use can be accessed via FedUni ResearchOnline.

Gippsland Campus

At Gippsland, the Closed Access collection consists of items which are considered to be low-use materials or require supervised access. Items can be used within the Library only and access is obtained by placing a request through the Library Catalogue.


Location and floorplan


Borrowing information

Closed Access material is not available for borrowing, but copies of individual articles can be made for you. Refer to the information provided above.


Opening hours

All campus libraries are open throughout the year but closed on designated University and public holidays, and staff development and planning days. Opening/closing times vary depending on whether it is a semester/term period, an exam/SWOTVAC week or a non-teaching/vacation period. To find out more view the Library opening hours web page, or contact us.