N H (Doc) Fisher Geoscience Library
The library provides services to geoscience organisations, universities, research centres, the mining and petroleum industries and the public.
The Doc Fisher Library will be CLOSED for works from 17 April until a date in August. See further details.
Established in 1946, the Library enjoys state of the art facilities, unique architectural design features and a variety of displays. We welcome visitors and enquiries from around the world.
Our courteous staff offer a range of information services, including assistance in research, locating library materials and the use of online databases. Corporate and individual memberships are available to frequent users.
The Library has a comprehensive collection of earth sciences literature in print and electronic formats, including books, journals, maps, as well as unique holdings of annotated air photos and field notebooks used in the discovery of resources across the country.
We contribute Australian content to the international database of geoscience literature, GeoRef. A subset of Australian references, AusGeoRef, is available for subscription.
Need to find information on a topic in the geosciences? Locate items in our collection by searching our online catalogue.
Listings of Bulletins, Reports and Records dating back to the 1940s.