University borrowers

All current University of Victoria students, faculty and staff are eligible to borrow materials and equipment at the UVic Libraries.

Not a current student, staff or faculty member? See our page for community borrowers and alumni.

View the UVic Libraries Loan Policy.

Borrowing information

LOAN TYPE

LOAN PERIOD

MAXIMUM RENEWALS

MAXIMUM ITEMS

OVERDUE FINES

REGULAR LOANS*

Undergraduate

28 days

5

75

$1.00/day

Graduate/Faculty/Staff/Affiliate

Sessional Loans

Winter: Oct - Apr
Summer: May - Sep

5

200

$1.00/day

SHORT TERM LOANS

Reserve Items

2 hours / 1 day

(as marked)

None

2

$1.20/hour

Reserve Items

3 days

5

2
$2.00/day
Laptops

2 hours

5

1
$0.35/min
Sound Recordings

7 days

5

-

$1.00/day

CURRICULUM LIBRARY REGULAR LOANS*

Undergraduate

14 days

3

75

$1.00/day

Graduate/Faculty/Staff/Affiliate

28 days

3

200

$1.00/day

OTHER LIBRARY MATERIALS

Journals/Periodicals

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Reference Items
University Archives
For Use in Library Only
Microforms

*All borrowers are guaranteed a loan period of 7 days on regular loans, after which time items are subject to recall by other borrowers.