Change to Palmerston Library hours

The Palmerston Campus Library will be on reduced hours on Tuesday 31st May & Friday 3rd June more

Revive and Survive at Casuarina Campus Library

Join us in the library courtyard between 6pm & 7pm on Weds 1st, 8th & 15th June more

Extended hours for revision and exams

See our opening hours for details more

New Scanning Facilities Available!

At the Casuarina, Palmerston and Waterfront campuses more

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Opening hours
Alice Springs Calendar
Mon-Thurs 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday & Public Hols Closed
Casuarina Calendar
Mon - Thurs 8:30am - 11:00 pm
Fri 8:30am - 5:30pm
Sat, Sun & Public Hols 12pm - 5:30pm
Palmerston Calendar
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, Sunday & Public Hols Closed
Workshop Calendar


Your Online Library Account

When accessing your online Library account, you will need the following two pieces of information:

Your Borrower ID

  • use the number on your card, include the letter that is in front of it, either s (make it lower case),N,G or ID
  • if you are a CDU staff member use the Library ID/Library No. on your card

Your PIN

  • If you received your Library membership from the Library Service Desk, use the PIN you nominated at the time
  • All other borrowers, please contact us for your PIN as it has been generated on your behalf

Reviewing your online Library account:

  • connect to the Library catalogue
  • click on Review My Account
  • enter your Borrower ID and PIN
  • Click on “Checkouts” to see all Library items checked out to you, including their due dates

Renewing Library items checked out to your Library account

  • connect to the Library catalogue
  • click on Renew My Books
  • enter your Borrower ID and PIN
  • either select individual items to renew by checking the box next to them or select Renew all
  • click on Renew Selected Items
  • if your items were successfully renewed, you will see them onscreen with new due dates





You will be blocked from renewing an item if:

  • the item is already overdue
  • there is a request from another borrower for the item
  • the item is a short term loan item
  • you have fines exceeding $49 on your Library account
  • you have exceeded your online renewals allowance

Please contact us if you have any queries about this or need assistance.