School Facilities

Academies Australasia Polytechnic offers a range of facilities in two campuses in Melbourne city. So regardless of where you study, you will not only feel comfortable and relaxed, but you will also have the resources you need to enhance your learning experience.


We encourage AAPoly students from all campuses to take advantage of the library facility located at Level 9 of our Collins Street School Location. As an AAPoly student you may borrow books and approach the Library Staff for assistance between 9:00 -12:30 and 1:30-5:30 on weekdays.

The City Library on Flinders Lane (just five minutes walk from the Collins Street Campus) is also available to you. AAPoly students may become a member of this library and enjoy its vast range of books, videos, DVDs, computers and electronic material.

The State Library of Victoria is also located nearby (the corner of Swanston and La Trobe Streets). This library houses a significant amount of digital and print based resources which you are able to print and copy for learning purposes.

CAVAL Reciprocal Borrowing Program

Academies Australasia Polytechnic students enrolled in Federation University Australia's programs at AAPoly are eligible to register for the the CAVAL Reciprocal Borrowing Program. This borrowing program is a scheme whereby students of participating academic libraries are able to borrow material from other participating Victorian academic libraries. For more information visit To register for the CAVAL Borrowing Program contact

Collins Street School Facilities

As a student of the Collins St Campus, you will have access to a comfortable meals area with fridge, microwave, water cooler and eating area. Adjacent to this is the Student Lounge with online computer access as well as a coin operated photocopier.

Swanston Street School Facilities

As a student of the Swanston St Campus, you will be able to heat and enjoy your lunch in a relaxed lounge area. A coin operated photocopier is available in the reception area.