Library PINs

Access MyLibrary to: You need a PIN to:
  • View your loans
  • Renew loans
  • Check and manage holds and bookings, etc
  • Change your PIN
  • Request items
  • Access Course Readings articles
  • Make bookings
  • Use the self checkout units

Setting up your PIN

The first time you access MyLibrary or any of the resources or services listed above, you will need to set up a PIN.

Type in your student/staff/library number and press Enter or click the login button. You will then be prompted to set up a PIN. It must consist of 4-6 numbers. DO NOT use letters or special characters or punctuation marks.

When creating a PIN you will be asked to repeat it to confirm your choice of PIN. See tutorial below for further help.

Forgotten your PIN?

If you forget your PIN, go to the MyLibrary Login page, and click on the Forgot your PIN? link. After entering your student or Library number you will receive an email with a link to a page that will allow you to reset your PIN. The link is only active for 3 hours. If you don't get to check your email within that time you will need to submit another PIN Reset request.

Change your PIN

To change your PIN, go to the MyLibrary Login page. Type in your Student or Library number and your current PIN, and Display your record. Select the Edit PIN button.

If you require assistance please contact staff at the Library Service Zone

Video: Create a MyLibrary account (Library PIN)

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