Library facts and figures

QUT Library has three branch libraries - Gardens Point Library, Kelvin Grove Library and the Law Library, each providing resources and services to support the learning, teaching and research needs of the students and staff of their campus or faculty.

The following is a statistical snapshot of QUT Library in 2018.

Library spaces

  • Over 2,600,000 visits to the QUT Library
  • 2,346 seats

Information resource collections and usage

  • 913,069 ebook titles and 223,313 print book titles
  • 65,340 ejournals and 482 print journals
  • 309,929 online videos
  • 398 online databases
  • 181,278 physical loans; 89% are self serve

Learning and study support

  • 10,658 Library Helpdesk enquiries
  • 2,830 chat and email enquiries
  • 441 tours and workshops for QUT students
  • 18,654 total tour and workshop attendance
  • 815,110 QUT cite|write visits
  • 166 online subject and 61 online unit guides

Research support

  • 52,730 fulltext works in QUT ePrints
  • 2,703,288 QUT ePrints fulltext downloads
  • 2,214 research consultations
  • 123 research support sessions
  • 1,740 total research support session attendance
  • 113 IFN001: Advanced Information Research Skills (AIRS) sessions; 899 total attendance; 461 AIRS completions
  • 3,033 data management plans