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Carington Smith Library

View of the Art Library building

The Carington Smith Library  - located on the first floor of the Centre for the Arts on Hobart's historic waterfront in Hunter Street. The Carington Smith Library houses the art, design and music collections, and supports the teaching, study, practice and research needs of staff and students of the School of Creative Arts and Media.
Photograph - Courtesy of Tasmanian School of Art

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Library phone number+61 3 6226 4376
Postal addressPrivate Bag 56 Hobart 7001

Access is restricted to University Art & Music (CAM)  staff and students only via swipe card.

All other University staff, students, and community users are welcome to use the library by appointment. Please contact us by phone 6226 4376 or by email.

Long Vacation 2022/2023

Monday 7 November 2022 – Sunday 19 February 2023

Day Hours

Monday - Friday

CLOSED from Monday 19 December 2022 -  Sunday 15 January 2023

8.45am - 5.00pm
Saturday, Sunday  & Public Holidays Closed

Public Holidays

Royal Hobart Show Thursday 20 October Closed
  • In your Library you can find the spaces you can work in groups - Spaces for us
  • If you need a place where you can work quietly on your own please check Spaces for me
photograph of client services officer

Client Service Officer
Ph +61 3 6226 4376