Geelong Waterfront Campus


Curious about your library? Participate in one of our online sessions during Orientation week to learn all about library resources and services available to you! Login to DeakinSync for details.

Can't join a live session? Watch this short video.

If you'd like to explore in person, visit the service desk at your campus library and ask for a tour. You’ll learn how to:

  • Navigate library e-spaces on your online student portal DeakinSync
  • Find resources, the hold shelf, printers and scanners
  • Access and book study spaces
  • Borrow items

It’s also a great chance to meet Library staff and find out about services, print and e-resources to help with your assignments.

Opening hours

Day Open Close
Today 24 Hours
Monday 26th February 24 Hours
Tuesday 27th February 24 Hours
Wednesday 28th February 24 Hours
Thursday 1st March 24 Hours
Friday 2nd March 24 Hours
Saturday 3rd March 24 Hours

Staffed Service Desk hours

Monday 19 February to Sunday 4 March

  • Monday – Friday, 9am – 6pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 1pm – 5pm

Monday 5 March to Sunday 27 May

  • Monday-Thursday, 8.30am – 8pm
  • Friday, 8.30am-6pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 1pm-5pm

Contact information

Phone the Library

03 9244 6200

  • Call back service available
  • Shared phone service between all campuses

Geelong Waterfront Campus

Level 3, Building D (John Hay Building)
1 Gheringhap Street

Alfred Deakin Prime Ministerial Library

Level 1, Building AD (Sally Walker Building)
Cnr. Western Beach Road and Cunningham Street


Computers and wireless networking

You can connect to the Deakin WiFi from your device. For tips and instructions visit the IT help page. For technical support, visit our Library eSolutions Service Desk 9 am-5 pm on weekdays.

Check computer availability at the Library through DeakinSync.

Print, copy and scan

You can print, copy and scan using the multi-function printers at your Library. All machines offer colour and black and white. For information on the price of prints, refer to print@Deakin.

Use your Deakin Student Card to print, copy and scan in the Library. Visitors can buy a Visitor Deakin Card from the Service Desk. For more information on adding funds to your card, see Deakin Card essentials.

Borrow equipment

Deakin staff and students can borrow digital equipment. Each device comes with brief instructions. Just ask at the Library Service Desk or contact us for any of the following:

Item Borrow
Zoom HD video recorders 3 days + 1 renewal

Assistive technology

You can view our range of software and hardware aides. To use the assistive technology room at your Library, ask at the Service Desk.