University borrowers

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

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

Find borrowing information for the Law Library.

View the UVic Libraries Loan Policy.

Borrowing information

LOAN TYPE

LOAN PERIOD

MAXIMUM RENEWALS

MAXIMUM ITEMS

OVERDUE FINES

REGULAR LOANS*

Undergraduate

Term Loans

Winter: Oct - Apr
Summer: May - Sep

5

75

$1.00/day

Graduate

Faculty

Staff

Affiliate

Term 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

3 hours

5

1
$0.35/min
Sound Recordings

14 days

5

-

$1.00/day

OTHER LIBRARY MATERIALS

Journals/Periodicals

Contact the Ask Us Desk

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.