Teaching with AustLit

  • Access


    Staff and students of almost all Australian universities have full access to AustLit through their membership of university libraries.

    If you have trouble accessing AustLit while off campus, try searching your library catalogue for AustLit and click through the sign-in procedure. If your university is not a subscriber, ask them to support your studies by subscribing.

    Primary and Secondary Schools

    Rich educational content is available for schools. Subscribe to enable full school-wide access both on- and off-site. We are very happy to negotiate generous consortia discounts for school associations. Please contact us for details.


    Registered patrons of Australian libraries, such as National, State and territory libraries may have full access to AustLit for personal use through their membership of those libraries. Access by registered users must comply with the terms and conditions specified by the subscribing library.

    To gain access to AustLit advanced search, do a title search in your library catalogue for AustLit and use the usual method for signing on to an e-resource. Please contact your library if you need help.

    If you are not a member of such a library, or if your library does not subscribe to AustLit, please contact us for access details. Individual subscriptions are available.


    If you are seeking access on behalf of your organisation, please email us with the details of your requirements, and we will forward access details to you.