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Contact details

Phone: 03 9496 5393
Fax: 03 9459 0206


Postal Address
Level 4, Lance Townsend Building
Austin Hospital
145 Studley Rd
Heidelberg, VIC 3084, Australia

Link to location maps

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


From the Austin Hospital main entrance on level 1 take the lift to level 4. 
Take a sharp right turn out of the lift and proceed along the corridor which starts directly to the right of the lifts.
Follow the signs to the Lance Townsend Building.
The Library entrance will be on your left. Look overhead for the Health Sciences Library sign.
We are opposite the John Lindell lecture theatre.

Opening hours

The Library is staffed Monday to Thursday 8:30am - 6:00pm and Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm

The Library has 24-hour access to the computers, reference collection, print journals and study areas. Use your staff ID badge for swipe access.