This information applies to students of the Australian campus unless otherwise noted. Students at the Vietnam campus should check with their local Library for your entitlements.
Please note:

RMIT University Library reserves the right, where necessary, to:

  • Restrict items in high demand to a shorter loan period without prior notice, and
  • Recall an item by issuing a Library Recall Notice, giving the new due date the item is to be returned by.

Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
30 items 14 days Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 12 months Yes (10)
Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
50 items 28 days Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 12 months Yes (10)
Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
50 items 28 days Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 12 months Yes (20)
Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
30 items 14 days Yes Yes Yes No Yes 12 months Yes (10)
Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
30 items 14 days Yes Yes Yes No Yes 12 months Yes (10)
You can borrow from our Library if your home library is a member of the Cooperative Action by Victorian Academic Libraries (CAVAL) or the University Libraries of Australia and New Zealand (ULANZ) reciprocal borrowing schemes.
Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
8 items

14 days (students)

28 days (staff)

No No No No Fee based 3 months Yes (2)
Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
8 items

14 days (students)

28 days (staff)

Yes (limited to some databases only) Yes Yes No Fee-based 12 months Yes (10)

Alumni also includes retired staff and past staff, who served 12 months or more.

For more information about access to resources, please go to Library services for RMIT alumni.

How to register to borrow from the Library collection

Present at any Library service desk with valid photo ID (e.g. driver's license, passport).

Online access:

If you're accessing Library databases ejournals and ebooks for the first time, you'll need to reset your RMIT account.

Enter your RMIT student number or registered email address, and select a new password. If you experience issues logging into your account contact the RMIT Alumni office at alumni@rmit.edu.au

You can also use this login to access your LibrarySearch account for self service to check your loans, renewing items, and to place holds.

Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
30 items 14 days (students) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 12 months Yes (10)

How to register

Visit the Open University Australia (OUA) borrower information page for details.

Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
8 items 14 days   No Yes Yes No Fee based; $16.50 (GST inclusive) for a book or article, per copy, within Australia For the length of the membership (3, 6 or 12 months) Yes (10)

How to register

Visit the Community membership page for information.

Loans quota General collections Online resources Closed Reserve Audiovisual CAVAL Document Delivery Renewals Holds
30 items 14 days No Yes Yes No Fee based 12 months Yes (10)

How to register

Present your current U3A student card at any Service Desk and we will arrange a special borrower card. Allow 24 hours for processing.

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