Borrowing a laptop

Higher Education students

While the library buildings remain closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, please contact the Library for information on borrowing, renewing or returning a laptop.  If you require technical support including log-in, please contact ITS.

TAFE/VCAL students

Federation University Australia have announced a new financial assistance scheme to help TAFE and VCAL students who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

TAFE and VCAL students can borrow a laptop for a 12 week loan period with one renewal of a further 12 weeks.

While the campus libraries are closed, there will be a 2-stage process to borrow a laptop via contact-less collection at Mt Helen, SMB or Werrunangity larr Wimmerata (Wimmera) Library. This process is to ensure student and staff safety on campus.

  1. Book an appointment to collect a laptop from a campus library:
  2. You must log on to the laptop while on campus and connected to the Wi-Fi network, Eduroam.  To do this, we strongly recommend that you book a study space:
  3. If you are unable to find a suitable appointment time please contact the Library

Note: To reset your password visit Password Self-Service or contact ITS.

For further details on the financial assistance scheme, see the media release: