Coffs Harbour campus library

The Coffs Harbour Education Campus (CHEC) is a multi-partner campus serving Southern Cross University, TAFE NSW and the Coffs Harbour Senior College.  CHEC Library provides tailored and specialised services to students and staff from all partners as well as generic information services.

Level 2 of CHEC library


The Library caters for students and staff from three very different educational environments.

Level 1

  • Library Lab - a large formal teaching space used by Library staff for information literacy sessions, and TAFE or Senior College staff for class instruction.
  • Recreational Reading Zone - a chill-out space with informal furniture and a large fiction collection.
  • Information Desk
  • Flexible workspace with power outlets for devices.
  • Main computer area

Level 2

  • 7 group study rooms, ranging in size and able to accommodate up to 8 people.
  • 30 individual study carrels for quiet study
  • Research collections

Facts and figures

  • 2,000 square metres
  • 7 group study rooms, bookable by students using an online booking system
  • 1 Library Lab operating as silent study spaces when classes are not booked
  • 42 desktop PCs