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The Library provides information delivery services to fully enrolled Cloud (online) students, Campus students studying only cloud units and students with special circumstances.
Requesting an item is quick and easy. Once you've found an item you would like to read:
Check and update your delivery address, as well as track your hold requests using My checkouts & holds.
Loans can be delivered to your home or work address. Library staff can add a message to your Library record to ensure the correct delivery address or you can update your own address via My checkouts & holds, CloudDeakin or Student Connect.
You are welcome to borrow in person at any campus library if you wish. You will need to have a Deakin Card to borrow in person from Deakin or other libraries who participate in reciprocal borrowing schemes.
Deakin Card is your student ID card. Cloud (online) students are required to send a photo to Waurn Ponds Deakin Central, Building jb, Level 2, Pigdons Rd, Geelong 3217. To ensure that you enclose the appropriate documentation, you should contact Deakin Central.
As a Deakin student, you may also be able to borrow from other libraries near you through the CAVAL or ULANZ reciprocal borrowing schemes.
Finding and using information can sometimes be challenging. If you're having difficulties in searching or locating relevant information you can:
Some important information about subject requests:
Overseas based students should return items by airmail, not courier, unless otherwise arranged with the Library. You will initially have to pay return postal costs, however these costs will be reimbursed to you once the Library has received and processed the postal receipts for each package.
The receipt should contain the following information:
Reimbursements can be deposited into an Australian bank account, or you can be sent an overseas draft (cost = $2.50). A telegraphic transfer to your overseas bank account can also be arranged (may cost $25 or more).
The Library will not reimburse costs paid on customs duty.
Deakin University CRICOS Provider Code: 00113B