Library Services for AlumniAvondale University College alumni who live near the College may take advantage of the wealth of resources in the College Library by applying for a free Alumni Borrower Card. This allows the alumnus to borrow up to 5 items from the College Library and use the Library online databases while visiting the Lake Macquarie Campus Library. (No off-campus access to databases, apart from the ATLA database, is permitted)
The Avondale University College Library and its associated entities, the Ellen G White/Adventist Research Centre and the Adventist Heritage Centre, house a rich collection of valuable resources. While the services and resources of the Library are designed primarily for the use of Avondale University College students and staff, it has long been recognized that alumni, church members and members of the community could also benefit from their use.
To become an alumnus and receive your alumni card please fill in the registration form
If you wish to use the library you will need to first get your alumni card, and then take the card to the library to be entered on the system before you can borrow. Please allow half an hour to give staff time to process your details.
See Alumni borrowing conditions for further information.
As an alumnus of Avondale University College, you are invited to access the following Library resources and services free of charge:
ATLAS Serials - Religion for ALUMNI Topics include Bible and archaeology; human culture and society; church history; pastoral ministry; world religions; theology, philosophy, and ethics.It is updated quarterly.
You are invited to join the Friends of the Library - an energetic group of alumni with a passion for learning.
If you would like to suggest an item for purchase use this online form