You can now email your loan receipt from the self-check machines

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

It's true! You can now email your loans receipt and save paper, save the planet! All library self-check machines now have three options: print receipt, email receipt, no receipt. Don't forget you can still check your library account when you log into MyLibrary, see what you have on loan and renew.

Changes to Restricted Loans in the library

Friday, April 10th, 2015

The library is very excited to be moving to a new generation library management system called Alma in July this year. With this change we have seized the opportunity to simplify our collections and loan rules. Some of these changes won’t be visible to you, but will result in a more ...

New: renew short term loans

Monday, November 4th, 2013

Did you know.... You can now renew 1, 3 and 7 day loans, one time, providing there are no holds on the book/item Renew online via the quicklink on the Library website

We’re not trying to sabotage your day

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Our new library RFID gates make beeping sounds and have flashing lights when you have not successfully loaned out a book. Please return to the service desk for assistance with loaning out items. [vimeo][/vimeo]

Borrow DVDs for longer

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

We have changed our loans conditions for DVDs. They are now classed as a standard loan, so that means DVDs for:  4 week loan: undergraduates & postgraduates 60 days: staff  

No more headphone loans

Monday, April 8th, 2013

Do you know what has previously occupied your loaned headset? (cc) I can’t sleep ‘cause it's burning deep inside from doyoubleedlikeme From semester 1, 2013, the library will no longer loan out headsets. Why? OH&S concerns have been raised such as: Possible spread of lice and infections, due to the close proximity of the headset ...

New: longer loans, recalls

Monday, March 11th, 2013

[caption id="attachment_6676" align="alignnone" width="219" caption="Books, DVDs and more for loan"][/caption] Changes to Borrowing from ACU library Loans: All ACU students now have access to more library resources than ever! Students can have up to 30 items on loan for 28 days and 3 renewals if no requests are placed. Recalls: Please note: Items out on loan ...

New library videos on YouTube

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Two new videos that can both be found on the ACU Library YouTube channel. Intercampus loans...what are they and how do I get them? Quickly learn how to request items from any ACU campus and get them sent to you! If not available at your library, we will post books and ...

Place a hold

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

After a book and it's on loan to someone else? You can place a hold on items from ANY ACU Library [youtube][/youtube]

Avoid fines: renew online

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

You can renew items a couple of ways - online via My Library, by phone or in person. It is generally quite easy to renew, but ... (and here are the buts), you do have to make sure that: you are an ACU student, staff member, alumni, courtesy or community borrower there are no holds ...