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Macquarie University libraryAs a full-time PhD candidate, you will have access to:

  • a desk/workstation
  • locked filing cabinet
  • telephone, computer, internet access, and IT support. 
  • photocopying
  • postage (related to data collection)
  • local telephone calls.

Candidates are encouraged to use free internet service options such as Skype.  Part-time PhD candidates may be required to hot-desk. 

Depending on your field of research, you will access state-of-the-art purpose-built specialty laboratories. 

Study at our library's Higher Degree Research space

The Higher Degree Research study space is located on Level 5 of the Library. This space is available to students enrolled in approved HDR courses.

  • Over 130 seats
  • Desktop power for laptops
  • Macquarie wireless network access
  • Kitchenette with microwave, fridge & vending machine
  • Free daily lockers