The National Art School Library is a specialist research library dedicated to the visual arts. It is at the heart of study and research in the National Art School, for practice as well as art history and art theory.

The Library offers books, DVDs, and journals for loan and reference, as well as computers and printers for student use. The Library also features the Library Stairwell Gallery — a dedicated student exhibition space that holds multiple exhibitions each year.

The Library is open to degree and short course students, staff of NAS and members of the general public.

View the NAS Library Catalogue

Check out the Library Blog

Indexes and Databases:
ProQuest Art, Design & Architecture Collection


Printing Cards:
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+61 2 9339 8620

Building 14, National Art School
Forbes Street
Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Opening Hours During Semester:

Monday-Thursday 9:00am-6.00pm
Friday 9:00am-3:00pm

*opening times may vary outside of semester dates, please contact the Library for more information

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