The Online Library is open. For more information about how to access library services and our response to COVID-19 visit our current library services page

Staff at partner providers

Associate membership

The Associates scheme provides access via login to Federation University electronic resources for persons associated with the University, though not directly employed by the University.

It will enable you, for the term of your engagement with your partner provider, to access:

  • Federation email
  • Library databases and electronic resources - eBooks, eJournals, and journal article databases
  • other applications as needed.

To apply for access contact administration at your teaching location or your School contact.

IT help

To change or reset your password if locked or expired, please use the Password reset portal.

Course readings

Academic staff can add course material to their Moodle course readings list. Material that needs to be digitised can be requested through course readings in Moodle or emailed to Course readings. This material can include digitised journal articles and extracts of books.

More information is available at: Making material available to students.

Citation guide

FedCite includes guidelines for the preferred styles of citation.

Library skills help

Contact your local institution library staff member for help with research or assistance with accessing library resources. They have access to a range of resources through our partner library network, including:

  • Orientation materials for first-year students
  • Library help sheets and handouts
  • Library skills class materials
  • Study skills help sheets
  • Video tutorials for partner students

Or email your query to the Liaison Librarian (partner support) at Additionally, our Liaison Librarians offer training to partner library staff throughout the year and can tailor sessions as required.