Individual library members

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Remote access via Athens

Login to Athens

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Library members have been given a username and password to login and access their full complement of library resources and services. The login is via a service called Athens and the library membership login is referred to as your Athens login. Your Athens username is the email address provided when you registered for library membership. Alternatively your username can be in the format of acerMemberNumber eg. acer12345. To avoid potential problems, Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox are the recommended browsers when you log in to Athens.

Library requests

Library members can request books, reports, conference papers and journal articles held in the Cunningham Library collection.

The first five copies and the first five loans, supplied in a subscription year, are free of charge to individual members. Contact the library to discuss charges for additional supply. Where possible requests will be supplied by email. Physical items will be delivered by Express Post. Library members will be responsible for the return costs. Library members visiting the library will not be charged for the supply of articles or loans.

Learn about the online resources included in your membership.

Literature search requests

Research assistance is available from the Cunningham Library. See Literature searching for further information.

Visit the Cunningham Library

Members are welcome to make an appointment and visit the Cunningham Library. Our opening hours are Monday to Friday 9:00am - 5.00pm.

Membership inquiries


Telephone: Jenny Barnes +61 3 9277 5553