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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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Phone: +61 3 6226 4376


Library phone number+61 3 6226 4376
Fax number+61 3 6226 4220
Postal addressPrivate Bag 56 Hobart 7001
Client Service Officer+61 3 6226 4376

Long Vacation

Monday 21 October  2019 - Sunday 23 February 2020

Day Hours
Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday - Sunday Closed
Christmas /New Year Break
Monday 23 December 2019 – Friday 3 January 2019

First Semester

Monday 24 February - Sunday 31 May

Day Hours
Monday - Friday 8.30am - 6.00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1.00pm - 5.00pm
Easter Break - Thursday 9 April - Wednesday 15 April See
Public Holidays

Disclaimer: These hours may change in the future

Public Holidays

Holiday Date in 2020 Hours
New Year's Day Observance Wednesday 1 January Closed
Australia Day Monday 27 January Closed
Hobart Regatta Day Monday 10 February Closed
Eight Hour Day Monday 9 March Closed
Thursday (before Easter ) 9 April 9.00am - 5.00pm
Good Friday - Easter Tuesday 10 April - 15 April Closed
Wednesday (after Easter) 15 April 9.00am - 5.00pm
ANZAC Day Saturday April 25th 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

Daniela Fantini
Client Service Officer
Ph +61 3 6226 4376