Australia Day Public Holiday

All CDU Libraries will be closed for Australia Day more

Change is coming

The Library computer system is changing this week more

No holds on items

No holds may be placed on items from 20th December 2016 to 31st January 2017 more

Reduced hours at Casuarina campus

Over the semester break, Casuarina campus library will be on reduced hours; see our opening hours

Past exam papers

for Summer Semester 2015 available online

Chat Service is now Live!

From 21st November, available between 9am and 1pm weekdays more

All announcements


Opening hours
Alice Springs Calendar
Mon 8:00am - 4:00pm
Tues 8:00am - 6:00pm
Weds, Thurs, Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm
Sat, Sun & Public Hols CLOSED
Casuarina Calendar
Mon - Fri 8:30am - 5:30pm
Sun 12:00pm - 5:30pm
Sat & Public Hols CLOSED
Palmerston Calendar
Mon - Fri CLOSED
Sat, Sun & Public Hols CLOSED
Workshop Calendar


My Library Account

When accessing My Library Account, you will need the following two pieces of information:

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


  • 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 items you have checked out

  • connect to Library Search
  • click on My Library Account
  • enter your login credentials
  • Click on “Checkouts” to see all library items checked out to you, including their due dates

Renewing items you have checked out

  • connect to Library Search
  • 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 2 day loan item
  • you have fines exceeding $24 on your library account
  • you have exceeded your online renewals allowance

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