In accordance with NSW Public Health Orders, only UNSW staff, students and Library members may visit - you must be able to show valid evidence that you are fully vaccinated.

We are planning a cautious and phased return to campus:

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Further information on UNSW’s plans for a phased, safe return to campus can be found at:


UNSW Sydney Libraries are in the Kensington and Paddington (UNSW Art & Design) campuses. To find map references for Library locations or see our opening hours, see Contact us.

Visiting our campuses:

  • You can plan your visit to our campuses using public transport or the Paddington/Kensington Courtesy Shuttle Bus.
  • Limited paid parking is available on campus
    • the nearest car park to the Main Library is via Gate 11 (Botany St)
    • the nearest car park to the Law Library is via Gate 2 (High St) or Barker St Carpark via Gate 13
  • Maps are available including an accessibility map for the Kensington campus.

Library services and facilities:

All Library visitors should conduct themselves in a manner that ensures equitable access for all Library clients and adheres to our policies and guidelines.