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Services for distance clients

Additional services that are available for registered distance clients

Find out if you're eligible and how to register here

  • You can make a consultation with your Academic Liaison Librarian by phone, email, or using Adobe Connect
  • You can join other Australian and New Zealand university libraries at a reduced cost through ULANZ

Accessing books and other resources

  • Loans posted to you from the University of Sydney Library collection
    (Australia based clients only)
    Does not include 2 hour loans or items that cannot leave the Library
    Standard borrowing conditions apply
    Library will absorb the cost of postage for outgoing items, but it's your responsibility to cover return postage costs
  • Document delivery for items not held by the Library
    Please include DISTANCE CLIENT in 'other information' field on the form
    Only available to staff, postgraduate, and honours students
    Loans will be posted out where no restrictions apply from the supplier
    Scanned pages of contents and one chapter can be sent to off-shore students, within copyright
  • Journal articles and book chapters from the Library collection
    Delivered online whenever possible
    Includes journals in storage
    Subject to copyright and licencing restrictions