Terms & conditions
HNE Health Libraries membership entitles users to borrow from all HNE Health Libraries. HNE Health Libraries are located at Calvary Mater Hospital and Tamworth Hospital.

A maximum of six items may be borrowed from the HNE Health Libraries.

Books, DVDs, and CD-Roms may be extended twice – if not requested by other users.

Renewals may be requested by phone, in person, or via the library website, but must be requested before or on the due date.


HNE Health Libraries reserve the right to recall material at any time. The borrower must return material on request.

Fines apply for overdue material. Books will occur a fine of  $2.00 per item for the first day overdue, then $0.50c per item per day thereafter. Please be aware that fines accumulate rapidly – 6 books overdue for 1 week will accrue $30.00 in fines

Borrowing privileges will be suspended if fines reach $15.00

Material should be returned in reasonable condition. Users will be charged for material that is lost, returned in a damaged condition or not returned when requested. Any reimbursement charge will include the cost of replacement of the item/s and a processing fee.

Failure to return items in good condition or within an appropriate timeframe may result in suspension or withdrawal of borrowing privileges.