Port Macquarie information
Logging on to computers
To log on to a PC on campus:
username: uncle\ c student number (example : uncle\c123456)
password: your university password
Wireless access is available in the Library and within most buildings across campus.
For further assistance connecting your device please ask Library staff.
Search the Library catalogue
The Library catalogue (NewCat+) is where you start to look for books, eresources, course reserves and other items.
Items available from the Port Macquarie Library are listed as NCI: Pt.Macquarie. To check the exact shelf location and item status you can search the NSW TAFE Catalogue (TAFEcat).
Borrowing at Port Macquarie
Students must register with the Port Macquarie Library and present their University of Newcastle student card to receive a Library borrowing number. This will allow you to borrow items from the campus library.
Borrowing from other campuses
Port Macquarie students are able to borrow items from other University of Newcastle campus libraries using their University of Newcastle student cards.
University of Newcastle students located at the Port Macquarie campus are able to request books from the University's other campuses via the Library's Get-It system.
Items can be sent either to the campus library or to a home address. It is recommended that students make a note in the Get-It 'Notes' field to say they are from Port Macquarie.
For more information see the Get-It page.