You may request books by phone, email or use the request form below.
Books are only sent to addresses within New Zealand.
You may borrow up to 25 items at one time.
Books are issued to you for 30 days. Loans automatically renew until you have had the item for 90 days, unless they have been reserved by another borrower. If this is the case you must return the requested books immediately.
Books are sent to you by standard post. Postage for returning the books is provided by the library with a prepaid envelope sent out with each book.
Please do not place holds yourself via the Library Catalogue, as this does not work for distance students. Contact us instead via the request form
You may request photocopies of journal articles and book chapters by post, e-mail or by using the copy request form below. To make it easier for us to locate what you want, please give us as many details as you can. Request articles here
We will photocopy articles from journals for you, in accordance with the Copyright Act 1994 which allows us to photocopy one article from a journal.
If we cannot lend you the book, we will photocopy small sections for you, in accordance with the Copyright Act 1994 - up to one chapter.
Postgraduate students may use our Interloans service to request items that are not held by Unitec Library.
For book requests, please note that you are a Distance student on your request. we will then issue and post the book to you.