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Mackay HHS Library: FAQs

Contact Us

Contact the Library directly:

    +61 7 4885 7360


     Monday to Friday

              Open 0800 - 1730

              Staffed 0930 - 1730

              Closed Weekends and
              Public Holidays

CKN Access

Clinical Knowledge Network (CKN) is a portal to online resources for Queensland health service staff.

Staff can register for off-site access.


1. Where is the Library?

The Library is located on the ground floor of the Education and Research Centre, K Block, at Mackay Base Hospital.

2. What are the Library's Opening Hours?

The Library is open Weekdays from 8:00am until 5:30pm. The Librarian is on duty from 9:30am until closing.

3. Can I get after hours access to the Library?

Not at the moment.

4. Is the Library open to the Public?

The Library is only available to Queensland Health, QAS Staff and university students on practical placement at Mackay Base Hospital. We recommend your local public library for assistance if you are not in one of the above categories:

Mackay Regional Council Libraries

Isaac Regional Council Libraries

Whitsunday Regional Council Libraries

5. How do I become a member of the Library?

If you are a staff member or student on placement, you can fill in the Borrower Registration Form located here and return it to the Library.