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Joondalup Library refurbishments

Thursday, 21 January 2021


The Joondalup Library (Building 31) is set to be transformed into a fantastic new collaborative space for students.

The entrance level is being redesigned to offer streamlined on-campus access to University support services, all in one central location.

The new look Library will be ready for you to use in time for Semester 1, 2021.

Friday 15 January temporary access change:

To access the Library on Friday 15 January please enter directly on Level 3. The external Emergency staircase will be open (located at the front of the building near to the after-hours chute). The rear accessibility entrance on Level 3 of the decked area will be open with access to the lifts and Level 4. The main entrance will be open again on Monday 18 January.

January - February 2021 - Construction across Library levels 1 and 2

  • During this time, services will be moved to level 3. Levels 1 and 2 won't be accessible.
  • Level 3 will offer full Library services during this time. The Library service desk and eLab service desk will operate from level 3, along with group study areas, quiet study areas, microwaves and bookable study rooms.
  • You will be able to access level 3 and 4 by entering the main entrance along Joondalup Drive and taking the stairs or lift, or, enter level 3 directly from the entrance near Arirang Café.
    The direct entrance on level 3 near Arirang Café will be closed: Tuesday 1 and Wednesday 2 December. On these dates the main entrance along Joondalup Drive will be the point of entry to levels 3 and 4.
  • After exams the Library will close at 5pm. JO.2.109 and JO.2.110 will be available offering 24/7 swipe card access as an alternative eLab computer facility (except between 19 December - 3 January).
  • See the Library's holiday opening hours on our website, and wider ECU's holiday opening hours on the intranet.


  • The returns chute outside the main entrance is open for returns (laptops and dongles must be returned to a staff member at the Campus Library they were borrowed from).
  • Main Collection items have had their loan period automatically extended until the end of January, and you’re welcome to return Main Collection items to the Mount Lawley Campus Library.


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