David Mann Library

Continued access to online resources for Wodonga TAFE students and staff, and access to library assistance: COVID-19 update

The David Mann Library building is now closed to visitors as of Thursday 26 March 2020. This applies to all La Trobe University Library buildings.

Wodonga TAFE students and staff can still access the library’s large collection of online resources from the Wodonga TAFE Library website, including e-books, streaming video collections, articles and specialist databases.  

All existing loans of print materials will be automatically renewed while the library buildings remain closed.

If you need support or assistance you can: 

  • Contact the library to consult with a librarian by email or phone. Web conferencing can be arranged if needed.
  • Find answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on the Ask a Question website.
  • Submit a Question online for the librarian or an academic support tutor to respond within 24 hours.
  • Please check the Library website for updates.  

About the Library

The David Mann Library is a joint use facility of:

  • Wodonga Institute of TAFE
  • La Trobe University, Albury-Wodonga
  • Murray Darling Freshwater Research Centre (MDFRC).

The library is located in Building O (on the TAFE map) or Building 1 (on the La Trobe map), next to North Park Road (previously Lake Drive), and between the campuses of Wodonga TAFE and La Trobe University, Albury Wodonga.

Wodonga TAFE students and staff

You have access to the print/physical collections of both Wodonga TAFE and La Trobe University, including Bundoora and Bendigo campus libraries. The Library catalogue is maintained by La Trobe University Library.

All library facilities and equipment are available to both TAFE and university clients, with the exception of student-use computers and wireless connections which are attached to institutional networks.

Access to electronic resources

You can access the TAFE subscribed e-resources (including articles, ebooks, standards, streaming video, etc.) from the Library homepage, from your LibGuide - subject guides, or see Library@Student Central.

You cannot access the La Trobe University Library e-resources due to licensing agreements. This includes most electronic resources found in the Library catalogue or from the La Trobe Library website.


The Library has quiet or group study spaces available and you can access computers, printing, photocopying and the wireless network. For details of opening hours go to the Library homepage.