UQ/Mater McAuley Library

We're open online and on-campus

Our print collections have reopened and AskUs is available online and on-campus.

Please use physical distancing in library spaces:


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Postal address:

UQ/Mater McAuley Library
Mater Health Services
South Brisbane  QLD  4101

UQ/Mater McAuley Library.



  • 27 Computers
  • 5 Mater intranet computers

Rooms you can book

Book a room:

  • 2 group meeting rooms
  • deck area
  • reading room

After hours book return chute located at the rear of Library. During opening hours, return all items to the returns chute at the AskUs service point.

Floor plan

  • AskUs service point
  • Sister Eileen Pollard Reading Room
  • Training room 0931-01.094
  • Group meeting rooms 0931-01.083, 0931-112
  • Desks/seating
  • Mater intranet
  • Recharge station
  • Height-adjustable desk (2)
  • Journals and books
  • Classics of Surgery collection
  • Deck
  • Self-service machine
  • Print, scan and copy
  • Drinking fountain
  • Toilets


The Library is wheelchair accessible via the rear entrance off Aubigny Place. Parking for disabled users is available near the rear entrance to Aubigny Place. Information for clients with disabilities.

Mater McAuley Library floor plan

Collection strengths

Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Nursing and midwifery
Medicine and surgery

Classics of Surgery Collection 

This collection consists of a series of historical surgery books donated by the Neely family in memory of the late Professor Mervyn Neely.