Macquarie Library benefits better than ever

19 November 2015

In the most recent 2014 Alumni Preferences Survey, respondents told Macquarie that they would love to get more from their relationship with the university.

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Macquarie University library (Photo credit: Paul Wright)

At the top of the list was increased library access, to support both lifelong learning and professional development.
In response, Macquarie University library is now offering alumni access to an extra 4,300 ebooks and more than 2,000 new journal titles, meaning that staying current with developments in your specialty interest area has never been easier.
These new additions are on top of the existing collection of more than 1 million books and 15 major online journal databases housing more than 15,000 titles.
Other exclusive benefits, services and special offers include inspiring new online courses, health and well-being services and career support—all at no, or significantly discounted, cost in recognition of your valued place in the Macquarie University community.

Why choose Macquarie?

Macquarie University has a reputation for being Australia’s best modern university. The university is consistently ranked highly in international surveys, and Macquarie graduates are sought after by employers around the world. Recent investments of over $1 billion in infrastructure have allowed Macquarie to offer students and researchers the best technology and facilities, such as

  • Australia’s most technologically advanced private hospital on a university campus;
  • Australian Hearing Hub;
  • global headquarters of Cochlear Ltd;
  • a state-of-the-art library featuring a robotic book storage and retrieval system;
  • a swimming and sports complex; and
  • an on-campus railway station.


Find out more about studying at Macquarie University!