The Collection

The Library at Eastern/MST contains over 110,000 items including: reference materials, books and audio-visual materials. In addition, the library also contains over 55,000 journal issues. The library services faculty and students of Eastern College Australia and Melbourne School of Theology, as well those from the public who take out individual membership.

Opening Hours 
  • Notifications of changes may be read within Eastern College communications.

Lecture weeks: 

  • Monday to Friday  9:00 am to 9:00 pm
  • Saturday                10:00 am to 4:00 pm


Non-lecture weeks:

  • Monday to Friday    9:00 am to 5:00 pm


Library and Online Databases

The Online Catalogue is available to search for items in the Library. Searches can be done for electronic material through our Online databases and Ebooks. You will need your Student ID and password.

Other services

Book Shop where we sell: prescribed text-book book list; printing and scanning; second hand books; book covering and laminating.


Please refer to the policies section for more information on library policies for external borrowers. Within the library, there are catalogue terminals with free Wi-Fi. Non-student Resource Centre membership is available.

Catalogue and Databases Help

For instruction and additional information regarding how to use and access resources, refer to the Resource Centre Handbook


For examples go to Referencing in Current Students, Style Guide

Frequently Asked Questions

View the FAQ

Contact Us

Please contact the Library for additional information.