What can I borrow and for how long?

Type of item How many can I borrow at a time? How long can I borrow for? Renewals
General
Undergrad
30*
Postgrad
50*
Honours
50*
Masters &PhD
unlimited
Staff
unlimited
Undergrad
28 days
Staff
90 days
others
60 days
2
Reserve and audiovisual reserve 2 3 hours 0
24 hour 2 24 hours 0
3 day loan 2 3 days 0
7 day loan 2 7 days 0
Video, DVD
Students
10*
Staff
30*
28 days 2
Communication disorder kits (from Inquiry Desk) 4 4 hours 0
Audiovisual (Open access: kits, cassettes, CDs)
Undergrad
30*
Postgrad
30*
Honours
30*
Masters &PhD
unlimited
Staff
unlimited
28 days 2
Journals/serials - Melbourne and Bendigo
Undergrad
30*
Postgrad
50*
Honours
50*
Masters &PhD
unlimited
Staff
unlimited
28 days 0
Government publications - Melbourne
Undergrad
30*
Postgrad
50*
Honours
50*
Masters &PhD
unlimited
Staff
unlimited
Undergrad
28 days
Staff
90 days
others
60 days
2
BONUS+
Undergrad
5**
Postgrad
10**
Honours
10**
Masters &PhD
10**
Staff
10**
21 days 1

*Limited by total quota. **Limited by total Holds quota.

If another person requests the item you have already borrowed:

  • We will email you a recall notice requesting that you return the item by the due date stated on the recall notice.
  • You will not be able to renew the item.
  • You will be fined $1 per day if you do not return the item by the due date stated on the recall notice.

Borrowing limits for NON-La Trobe University students or staff

Alumni, CAVAL, members of Australian Universities (ULA), VCE/HSC students and teachers, Wodonga TAFE, and the wider community can find borrowing limits in "Join the library".

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