Finally, a library

Finally, a library

1964

At the heart of the campus

What began as one building in 1964 became three connected buildings by 1993. The library was known simply as the ‘Main Library’ until 1994, when it was changed to the Sir Louis Matheson Library in honour of the University’s first vice-chancellor.

Main University library and forumOver time, the library’s collections came to focus on humanities, social sciences, commerce and education, and includes several special collections.