Borrowing and Membership
FedUni students and staff, and other registered users, can borrow items from any FedUni campus library. To borrow, FedUni staff and students must produce their current FedUni ID card. Other library users must be registered and have the appropriate card when borrowing.
|Maximum no. |
|FedUni undergraduate** & TAFE student||30||14 days|
|FedUni postgraduate* students & FedUni staff||100||42 days |
|FedUni Alumni||10||14 days |
|CAVAL, ULA, TAFE NRBS and Infolink (Community & VCE student) borrower||10||14 days|
|Infolink (VCE teacher) borrowers||20||28 days|
|Non FedUni undergrad student||30||14 days|
|Non FedUni postgrad student||50||42 days|
* FedUni postgraduate students include graduate certificate, graduate diploma, honours, masters and PhD students.
** Students studying online and off-campus have an extended borrowing period to allow for postage of items.
Borrowers please note:
- Items in the Equipment and Realia collections can only be borrowed in person by FedUni students and staff.
- Items in the Textbook collection can only be borrowed by FedUni students and staff.
- Multimedia items can be borrowed for a 14 day/2 week loan period only
- Copyright regulations restrict non-FedUni borrowers from borrowing off-air video and audio recordings from within the Multimedia collection
- Items held in the Blainey, Creedy, Journal, Law, Reference and Research collections are not available for loan
- Recreation reading items can be borrowed for a 42 day/6 week loan period by FedUni students and staff, and a 14 day/2 week loan period for all other borrowers.
Returning or renewing library items
Provided no hold(s) have been placed on the item(s), and you have no overdue items, you can renew items:
- online using myLibrary@FedUni
- by phoning 1300 552 567
- in person at the Information Desk, upon presentation of your current FedUni ID or borrowing card.
You can return your library items by:
- placing them in the designated book return chutes at any campus library
- posting them to any campus library
Items must be returned by closing time on the due date to prevent overdue penalties.
Holds and inter-campus requests
You can request an item that is currently unavailable or located at another campus library. You can do this:
- via the FedUni Library catalogue, using the 'Request' button at the top of the entry for the item you require,
When the requested item becomes available you will be emailed a collection notice, which will advise you when this item must be collected by.