• Rodney Seaborn Library

Collection & Opening Hours

What do we have in our collection?

The library collection includes:

  • 25,000 drama & theatre-related books and play scripts
  • eBooks and online play scripts
  • over 50 journals
  • 5,000 video recordings (DVD, Blu-ray, VHS)
  • 2,000 CDs

The library holds archival materials related to NIDA performances, including prompt copies, programs and recordings of shows.

Library Catalogue

Library opening times*

The library is open to NIDA staff, students and alumni members at the following times during Semester 1.

Monday 10am - 7pm                                              
Tuesday 10am – 7:30pm
Wednesday 10am – 7:30pm
Thursday 10am – 7:30pm
Friday 11am - 6:00pm

*Opening hours are subject to variation and change at short notice. The library will be open for shorter hours during the mid-semester break: 12-6pm 6-16 April (closed Friday 9 April).

The library is closed on weekends and all NSW public holidays.

Where are we?

NIDA is located at 215 Anzac Parade Kensington, for transport information see getting to NIDA.

Not a NIDA staff member or student?

Visitor appointments are required for members of the public and are only available during weekdays from:

  • 10am–1pm, or
  • 3pm–6pm

Visitor appointments are not available for Saturdays.

For more information on how to make an appointment please see Visitors.

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