The services provided by the IIBIT Library are based on those developed by the Council of Australian University Librarians ( CAUL) and they provide a basis for the establishment and provision of library services provided to Federation University Australia students studying at IIBIT.
The FedUni Library(the home library at Ballarat VIC) provides all enrolled students and staff of the University, regardless of teaching site or study mode, access to a range of information and resources supporting research and study needs.
IIBIT library's goal is to provide an educational environment at the campus and are committed to deliver excellent and flexible services to all students and academic staff.
Level 3, 112-118
Rundle Mall, Adelaide SA 5000
Contact no. (02) 9269 6941
- Opening hours
Monday – Friday 9.00am -6.00 pm
Saturdays and Sundays closed
- Resources information
We have a wide range of prescribed textbooks and other additional academic reading materials are available in the library. There are at least four copies of each set of prescribed textbooks, however students are expected to purchase their own textbooks. Subscriptions to relevant print magazine such as BRW, Fortune, Foxtel are available in the library along with daily newspapers Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian and Financial Review.
Our student and staff may borrow books from the Federation University library through the online library system. Ordered books can be picked up from IIBIT Sydney Library. Students and staff have full access to the FedUni library Database including full text journal articles, e-books and other reference materials. Our friendly staff are always available to assist with searching databases for journals or research for assignments.
We also have IELTS books available in the library to support our international students.
1. As an IIBIT student and staff, your ID card is your library card and you must have a current card.
2. Students are not allowed to borrow books by using other student’s card. It is breach of IIBIT policy and ID cards will be seized.
3. Students are allowed to borrow only 2 additional reading materials including IELTS material at a time for maximum period of 2 weeks. Please note that prescribed textbooks will only be available for use within the library.
4. Students can renew books up to 1 time for next 1 week if it is not in demand by other students.
- Hold requests
Students may reserve a library book if it has already been borrowed. The book will be given to the first student on the reserved list. Item will be held for 2 days, after which it will be allocated to the next person on the reserve list and you will need to make another reservation.
- Late Fee
A late fee of $1.00 per day would be incurred to your account after the due date (Saturday & Sunday inclusive)
*Note: Please return the books on time to avoid penalties.
- Photocopy, Printing , scanning and computers
IIBIT Library has 1 photocopy machine which can be used for printing, photocopy and scanning however all IIBIT students can use other allocated photocopy machines for printing all around the campus.
There are computers available in the library and the password are the same as the one which can be used in the computer labs. Remote internet facility (Wi-Fi) is also available and students can use their own laptop in the library but you can’t print from the laptop.
*Please note that the library will not be responsible for any lost or stolen items that belong to students.
- Information about Federation University - Australia Library
Ø Books borrow
As a student of Federation University- Australia, you can request books from the FedUni library which will be delivery to our IIBIT campus with free of charge.
Undergraduate can borrow up to 10 books for 21 days including mail time to/ from Ballarat VIC.
Postgraduate students can borrow up to 50 books for 42 days including mail time to /from Ballarat VIC.
Ø Borrowing steps
2. select the item you want and click on the title to access the full record for the item click on the 'Request' button at the top of the page
3. enter your name and your UB student card barcode from the drop-down list, select your Partner Provider institution name as your 'Pickup Location'
4. Press 'Submit'.
Ø eBooks, Journal and Articles
All the electronic resources provided by FedUni are accessible to IIBIT students and teaching staffs. Access journal articles through FedUni library’s subscription database and eBooks are free to use. For more information, please visit the following library link http://federation.edu.au/library
Due to copyright law, you can’t print or copy more that 10% or 1 chapter / article per Books and journals.
For more information about law, please visit Australian Copyright Council OR Federation University Australia Copyright Procedure
Ø Bonus +
If the books are not available at FedUni, Students can borrow books from other library through BONUS+ link which is located at FedUni library home page.
For more information about Feduni library services, please visit the following link.