Borrowing from other libraries

University of Newcastle (UoN) Staff and Students are able to borrow books and request journal articles from other libraries, nationally or internationally, through the use of Resource Sharing, formerly known as Interlibrary Services.

After searching the Library Catalogue (NEWCAT+) and verifying that the items you are looking for are NOT currently held in our collections, consider the following Resource Sharing service options to fulfil your information need.

ArticleReach icon link to ArticleReach Search 

ArticleReach Direct is used for Journal Articles NOT HELD in the University of Newcastle Library collections.

For more information see our detailed guide

BONUS icon link to BONUS catalogue 

BONUS+ is used for books NOT HELD in the University of Newcastle Library collections.

For more information see our detailed guide.

Get It Icon with link to Get It Form 

The Get It service can be used when you can't find the items you require in either ArticleReach Direct or BONUS+. This service is also used to request copies of Non-UoN Theses.

For more information see the get it LibGuide.

For information about Signing in can be found in the 'get it' LibGuide. 

Once you have finished your 'get it' request session please ensure you log off AND close the browser.

If you are experiencing problems logging onto Get It you may need to Clear your Cache and Cookies see the instructions for your specific Browser provided by IT Services above.

Links for these services can also be found in the top right corner above your catalogue search results as shown below.

BONUS and Article Reach links

Requests for Non-University of Newcastle Thesis can be made through Get it. You will be contacted if further information is required. Theses are purchased as copies for the Library's collection and you will be notified when they are available for loan.  Post-graduate students will require their supervisor's permission for thesis purchase to proceed.

 Other services provided by Resource Sharing include

Contact us for any further queries.

Resource Sharing
Auchmuty Library, University of Newcastle
University Drive
Callaghan, New South Wales 2308
Phone: 61 2 49215940
Fax: 61 2 49215833
(University of Newcastle Staff and Students only)

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 5.00pm

Sharon Nicol
Manager, Lending Services

Nicole Faull-Brown
Team Leader, Resource Sharing