Registered PIRSA/SARDI borrowers may request the delivery of books or journal articles required for the purposes of study and research from libraries located on other campuses of the University of Adelaide.
What may be requested:
The following items are normally not available for loan:
Requesting a book: On-site personnel
Requesting a book: Off-site personnel
Requesting a journal article: On-site personnel
Requesting a journal article: Off-site personnel
Loans = no charge
Journal articles = no charge for scanned articles.
How long will it take?
Most requests are processed within the day of receipt at the Document Delivery Service. Turn around time varies according to the supplying library and availability but generally can be filled within 1-5 days.
What if there's a problem?
We will contact you by phone or email if there are any problems with your request or if the item cannot be sourced within the University of Adelaide Library.
If you want an update on the progress of your requests please contact the Waite or Roseworthy document delivery service.
Waite Campus and Roseworthy Campus borrowers may return intercampus loan items at any University of Adelaide Library.
Off-campus borrowers should securely wrap and address items to:
University of Adelaide
Glen Osmond SA 5064
(or via DX650638 where available)
Loans will be automatically renewed up to to the maximum loan period unless items have been requested.
You will be required to return any item required by another borrower or if you have used the maximum number of renewals allowed.
Failure to renew or return items on time can result in an invoice for the cost of a replacement.