The University Library's extensive online and print collections are tailored to meet the research and study needs of the University community.

The University Library's collections are grounded in the principles of responsiveness and flexibility and include material and data in a variety of formats. Our e-preferred policy ensures rapid delivery of relevant resources at the point of need, backed up by an extensive print collection that includes unique and heritage materials.

Our collections respond to the changing needs of the University of Adelaide community and are managed in accordance with the University’s Collections Policy and the University Library’s Collection Strategy.