Are you an ANU alumnus? A world of free scholarly material is yours to discover.

ANU has opened up its library services for all alumni. You can have access to thousands of books, monographs and journals.

Here is what's available to you:


Number of open research items available for alumni to use.


ANU Press titles available through open access publishing.


Number of print items in the ANU Library collection.


Major collections available.


Number of items alumni can borrow at a time.


Number of people who access ANU research outputs each year.


Scholarly journals available for ANU alumni to access.

For more information visit the ANU Library for alumni website.

*stats and information via ANU Reporter.

Online resources

ANU is making over 650 ANU Press books, 9,000 journal articles, conference papers and other ANU research outputs, and more than 15 major international collections of scholarly books and journals, available to you for the first time. You will be able to access these resources anywhere at any time!

We encourage you to discover the world-class scholarly research produced by the ANU academic community via the Open Research at ANU website, and would be delighted to have you become an external borrower and visit us in person on campus.

How to access

To access the library's electronic resources you need an ANU alumni email account and password.

If you do not have this, please contact the IT Service Desk and request one.

To access the ANU Library print collection you will need to become an external borrower.

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