Borrowing from other libraries

Find items not held in our collections with these services to borrow articles, books and documents from other libraries.

Services to borrow from another library

If you're after a journal article, use ArticleReach.

Looking for a book? Use BONUS+.

And if you have no luck with BONUS+ or ArticleReach, try Document Delivery.

(Or if you're close to another academic library, sign up for ULANZ to borrow from their collections!)


Borrowing services for off-campus students

For scanned journal articles or book chapters from the UOW Library collection, place a request via Document Delivery.

Eligible off-campus students can have material mailed to them from our Library collection or via our BONUS+ and Document Delivery services. 

Check your address details are up-to-date before using our services.

To be eligible for off-campus services, you must be:

  • living outside the (02 42) telephone area

and one of the following:

  • enrolled in a masters degree or doing your PhD
  • enrolled in a course offered via: 
    • distance education
    • flexible delivery
    • modular mode
  • a Graduate Medicine Phase 2 Session 2/Phase 3 student
  • a clinical academic of the School of Medicine

All items are posted to you free of charge, but you must cover the return postage costs.


Phone: +61 2 4221 3549

Document Delivery
University of Wollongong Library
Locked Bag 8813