Borrowing and membership

Borrowers please note:

  • Items in the Textbook collection can only be borrowed by Federation University students and staff and are subject to reduced borrowing periods if in high demand.

Due dates, returning and renewing library items

Provided no hold(s) have been placed on the item(s), and you have no long overdue items, the items you have borrowed will be automatically renewed. You can check the status of your loans anytime via your My Library login or the MyLibrary! app.

If you need assistance, get in touch with our InfoPoint team:

You can return your library items by:

  • placing them in the designated book return chutes at Berwick, Gippsland, Mt Helen and SMB
  • posting to the following addresses:
  • Federation University Australia
    Att: Mt Helen Library
    PO Box 663
    Ballarat VIC 3353

    Federation University Australia
    Gippsland Campus Library
    PO Box 3191                                                                    
    Churchill Mail Centre VIC 3841

    Horsham Campus Library
    Federation University Australia                              
    PO Box 300
    Horsham VIC 3402

    Federation University Australia,
    Library, Building  901,
    Berwick Campus, Clyde Road,
    Berwick, VIC 3806


You can place a hold on an item that is currently unavailable and collect it from your nearest campus library during opening hours.

More information can be found on the borrowing page.