With a library membership card, you can borrow up to a maximum of 15 items, except for:
Express DVDs (limit of 3)
Kits (limit of 3)
Bookclub sets (limit of 2)
Most items can be borrowed for 3 weeks, except for special loan collections. Express DVDs can be borrowed for only 7 days and Bookclub sets for 6 weeks at a time.
To renew your items, you can log into your account, visit or phone the library.
You can generally renew items twice, unless they are:
More than three weeks overdue;
Reserved for another borrower;
From special collections such as Express DVDs, Showcase and Bookclub sets.
Conditions apply to renewing items on loan from another library (inter-library loans).
Please do your best to return your items on time. You cannot borrow any other items until all outstanding accounts are paid or the items have been returned.
The following penalties apply for late returns:
Express DVDs overdue up to 1 day or more: Cost of items if not returned;
In the event an item from another library is lost or damaged while on loan to you, you agree to pay any lost, damaged or administrative fees as determined by the lending library.
You can use the library self-service kiosks to borrow your items.
If you need help to use the kiosks, a staff member will be happy to help you.
You need your library card to borrow items from the library. Please see a staff member if you have forgotten or lost your library card.
You can return your items:
Inside the library - You'll find return chutes just inside the main library entrance.