Renewing your items

 

You can renew your item if:

  • It's a 7, 28 or 90 day loan period, or a BONUS+ item and;
  • No one else has requested the item.
  • You have less than $25.00 in fines.
  • You have not already reached your limit for renewals.
  • It's not too soon or too late to renew the item.

Exception: Lenton Parr Library 7 day loan media items can't be renewed.

When you can renew items

Item When you can renew
7 day loan  3 days before the due date, and up to 3 days after the due date.

You will not incur any fines if you renew during this period
28/90 day loan

7 days before the due date, and up to 7 days after the due date.

You will not incur any fines if you renew during this period.

 BONUS+ item  7 days before the due date.

Renewal limit

Type of borrower Number of renewals
University of Melbourne staff and students

10

Except:

Music scores which can only be renewed 4 times.

BONUS+ items which can be renewed only once.

Other borrowers 4

How to renew items

Online

Log into your record online and renew items. If another user has requested your item, it is non-renewable, or it's too soon to renew, then a message will display.

Log into your library borrowing record

Telephone

Dial 13MELB (13 6352)

Library chat service

Just type into the online chat box on the library home page.

Loans desk

Bring the items to the desk or indicate to staff the items to be renewed on the screen.

Self-service machines

Items can be renewed by scanning them on a self-service machine.