1972-2012: Facts and figures at a glance

Over the 40 years from 1972 to 2012 the Robertson Library building has undergone numerous changes, including a major extension which was completed in 1992 and constant refurbishments and restructuring of its internal spaces.

Many of the client services provided within Robertson Library's walls have also changed markedly in this time, reflecting advances in technology and the changing needs of WAIT/Curtin staff and students.

The facts and figures provided here give a flavour of some of the key changes.

The loans desk in the 1980s.The loans desk in the late 1980s.
Robertson Library home A concrete presence A centre for innovation Bigger and better A 21st century library Facts and figures