Take your Library card and the items you want to borrow to the self check machine. If you need assistance, see a library staff member.


Borrower type Number of items Loan period
Renewals Number of recalls
Graduate Diploma students
30 12 weeks 5 10
Murdoch Academics
Emeritus Staff
Professional Staff
99 Semester 5 20
All other clients including:
OUA students
30 6 Weeks 5 5

DVDs and videos

  • 15 items for 6 weeks.

Return your loans to any Library, regardless of where you borrowed them from (except High Demand items).

Requests and recalls

If the item you need is on loan to someone else, you can request it using Findit or the Library Catalogue. You will be notified when the item is ready for collection.

Similarly, items you have borrowed may be recalled by someone else. You will be notified via email and have 7 days to return the item.

High Demand Collection

  • 2 hour loans; DVDs: 3 hour loans.
  • 2 items may be borrowed at a time.
  • 1 renewal (in-person or online).
  • Murdoch students and staff only.
  • Bookings can be made for overnight loans, see Library staff

High Demand items can be borrowed overnight from the following times (with some exceptions): .

Overnight loans from
Geoffrey Bolton Library
Weekdays:6pm; Weekends:4pm Within one hour of Library next opening
Veterinary Library 4pm Weekdays:before 9am;
Weekends:before 11am
Mandurah Campus Library 2pm Within one hour of Library next opening

Renew your items

Log in to check or renew your loans.


Penalty Points

Penalty points accrue for overdue loans.