Skip to Main Content

Borrow, Return, Renew

How can I return books?

How can I return items?

You can return items at the self service machine located on floor 1 of Middlesbrough Campus Library, during library opening times. 

Returning items at the self service machineImage showing book return

  • Return items at the self service machine on floor 1 of the Library.
  • Choose the Return option on the self service machine screen
  • Place item spine down in the V to return
  • The screen will show you which bin to place the item in
  • Place returned item(s) in the yellow or black slot as shown


Yellow or Black?

Please remember to put the item you are returning into the correct coloured slot as shown on the self service machine. items required for the black slot may have a message on the item or be required by another borrower.

This will help us get reserved items to other customers quickly.

Postal returns

The Library                                                   
Student & Library Services
Teesside University
Tees Valley
TS1 3BX                                      When returning items by post, remember to get proof of postage.